Gardener - Fleet

Bupa Care Homes
02 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Gardener − Bupa Care Homes£Competitive excellent benefitsFreelands Croft Care HomeAbout the roleYou will be responsible for the upkeep and care of the home's gardensYour key duties will include maintaining lawns, looking after flowerbeds, borders and hedges, weeding and pruning our shrubs and small treesYou will advise the Home Manager on potential gardening issues and help to plan areas that require improvementOccasionally, you will assist the Maintenance team with other ad hoc duties in and around the home.Who we're looking forWith a passion for gardening, you will take real pride in your work. You will enjoy maintaining and developing the home's gardens, ensuring our residents can enjoy the pleasant and relaxing environment.What's in it for you?Bupa Care Homes values its people, so you can expect a competitive pay rate and benefits that include:-Bupa Fit which is a staff health benefit-A competitive starting salary with the opportunity to increase this through training and development.-Cycle to Work Scheme-Bupa Cash Plan discounts-We cover the cost of your DBS Check (£44)-Pension and Life Assurance scheme available-Comprehensive induction and on-going training and development-Competitive staff benefits such as weekly offers and discounts-Hot meal provided -Uniform providedAbout the HomeFreelands Croft is a 64 bedded home that offers long-term, specialist dementia care and respite to enable carers to take a much-deserved break. We employ registered nurses, specialist carers and highly-trained care assistants to provide professional 24-hour support in a respectful and understanding manner.Who we areBupa Care Homes provides expert nursing, dementia, residential and specialist care to almost 18,000 people in over 300 UK homes. Our purpose is to help people live longer, healthier, happier lives.Passionate about making lives better, every decision we make is because we care. It's why we inspire and support our staff to put our residents' wellbeing at the heart of everything they do.Choose a career in care. Bupa is committed to an environment which will attract, retain and motivate its people. Bupa aims to ensure that every applicant to, or employee of is assessed for employment, promotion and development solely on the basis of personal merit and qualifications, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, marital or civil partner status, gender reassignment, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability or age.