The Gardens are open to the public from the 12th February – 16th June 2024.


Estate Worker

Role Description
To assist in the maintenance of the 140 acre woodland garden and general duties involved with the upkeep of the wider estate and woodlands.

• Full Driving Licence.
• Physical fitness – healthy & fit.
• Able to work at height.
• Able to follow procedures and instructions as part of a team.
• Positive attitude and committed to delivering high standards.
• Flexibility to respond to a range of different work situations.
• Ability to work on their own outside in rain and shine (as part of the estate maintenance team, you must be able to work outdoors in all weather conditions).
• Awareness of Health & Safety protocols.
• Removing vegetation with various cutting equipment ranging from strimmers to mowers or by burning.
• New planting.
• Additional licences to be secured and maintained by/with the support of the Estate including but not limited to:
◦ Pa1 Pa6 – Use of Pesticide and Chemical Sprayer certification.
◦ NPTC and Lantra Chain saw, cross cutting and tree felling certification.
• Experience in a similar role or related field ie: woodland garden /maintenance role.

39 hour working week Monday-Friday.
Salary dependent on experience.
Own transport necessary.

Applications close : 02/02/2024
Please send a covering letter and C.V. to Mr J Parsons by email to or alternatively mailing to:
The Estate Office
St Austell
PL26 6LY