Seasonal Gardener

Organisation: The National Trust for Scotland

Salary: £22,672 pro-rata, per annum

Location: Culzean Castle

To support the garden and grounds team to ensure that the gardens and policies of Culzean Castle are managed and maintained as an internationally recognised landscape of outstanding historical importance; contributing to the property’s overall conservation and development, and its enjoyment by visitors.


• Ensuring the conservation and practical maintenance of the gardens and grounds.
• Ensure all work is delivered to the highest standard as agreed by the Head Gardener.
• Working with the rest of the Garden & Grounds team in preparing the estate for visitors’ enjoyment, this will include:
o Grass Cutting
o Strimming
o Weeding
o Assist with waste disposal, (ranging from domestic waste bins to large scale skip and recycling)
o Hedge Trimming
o Pathways, Boardwalk, small bridge repairs.
o Assisting with brush/ scrub/ tree clearance
o Other tasks as required

Application Deadline: Sunday 03/09/2023