Location idverde UK, Derby
Hours per week 42.5
Job Reference RAF0007235
Salary £12.00 per hour
Job Type Permanent

Landscape Team Leader (Derby)

Job reference number: RAF0007253

Team leader (Derby)

Who are we looking for?

We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Team Leader to join our team based in Derby. We are looking for someone who is keen to learn, flexible and self-motivated to join our highly skilled workforce. The job will focus on leading a designated team in the provision of house building services throughout the region. The role is a permanent post working a total of 42.5 hours per week.

Who are we?

idverde is Europe’s leading provider of grounds maintenance services and landscape creation projects, with an annual turnover of €700m and over 7,000 colleagues operating throughout the UK, France, the Netherlands, Denmark, Germany, and Switzerland. We offer a holistic range of services to support the creation, maintenance, and management of landscapes throughout the UK, working with both public and private sector clients to deliver bespoke solutions for each project’s unique challenges.

As the UK’s top grounds maintenance and landscaping provider, idverde UK offers a broad range of services. From professional open space management to landscape design and build, grounds maintenance, tree surgery, civil engineering, outdoor facilities management, biodiversity management, waterways management, traffic management and much more.

Principal responsibilities

  • Leading a small, dedicated team that will work over a large geographical area providing services to some high-profile clients.
  • You will help to organise daily work schedules, also making sure all daily checks have been completed by the team on relevant plant and machinery.
  • You will ensure compliance with Health and Safety procedures
  • You will have excellent industry knowledge and be able to demonstrate this. It would be desirable that you have had experience of dealing with multiple site contracts especially housing association works.
  • Experience with hard and soft landscaping.
  • Training will be provided in using ride on mowers together with hand and pedestrian machinery, if not already in place.
  • It is important that you can deal with the general public and customers alike.
  • And any other duties that maybe required.

What is in it for you?

  • Competitive rate of pay per hour
  • 21 Days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Auto enrolment Pension scheme (5% employee/3% employer)
  • Refer a friend – £500 for every successful candidate employed
  • Access to our Health and wellbeing support programme (EAP)
  • Annual and monthly colleague recognition schemes with rewards to be won!
  • A range of flexible benefits, including retail discounts, volunteering policies and financial wellbeing support
  • Plus, much more

Interested? Please apply with your CV attached making sure to quote the job reference number.

Job reference number: RAF0007253


  • Competitive rate of pay to match your skills and experience
  • Generous holiday allowance plus statutory days
  • A clear pathway for development to help grow your career
  • A range of flexible benefits, including retail discounts, volunteering policies and financial wellbeing support
  • Auto enrolment Pension scheme (5% employee/3% employer)
  • Plus much more