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Are you looking for a new, exciting and challenging role that directly improves the lives of our residents and the natural environment? If so Haringey has a job for you!

Team Leader – Parks

| Haringey Council

Location: Boroughwide, North London

Salary: £30,033- £31,440

Full Time: 36 Hours Per Week

Closing Date: Sunday 31st March 2024, at 23:59


About the role

Are you looking for a new, exciting and challenging role that directly improves the lives of our residents and the natural environment? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for an organised, self-motivated, and dedicated team leader, to help maintain our Parks and Open Greenspaces within the Borough.

The Team Leader will support the Area Supervisor and Parks Manager with ensuring a high level of usage and community ownership is achieved in our Parks and open Greenspaces. You will do this by building relationships with exiting stakeholders and creating new ones. You will lead and carry out grounds maintenance activities that improve the quality and safety standards in our parks and greenspaces. Please note that the area of work is flexible to the needs of the service and is subject to change when required.

About you

You will have supervisory experience working in amenity horticulture, grounds maintenance, or a parks and gardens environment, preferably in the public sector. You will have a passion for grounds maintenance, horticulture and working outside in all seasons. A strong sense of ownership, initiative, and communication skills are required to build collaborative partnerships with colleagues, and volunteer groups. You will be confident in carrying out work schedules, overseeing work, and delivering horticultural renovations and improvements. A City & Guilds NVQ Horticulture qualification or similar is required or equivalent industry experience.

Working for Haringey

At Haringey Council we are committed to creating a workplace culture where all our people feel valued, included, and able to be their best at work, and we recognise the benefits of a diverse workforce so welcome applications from all ethnicities and communities so that we continue to make a difference to our residents and community.  Our benefits package includes a leave entitlement of 31 days + bank holidays, potential hybrid working opportunities, health and wellbeing support, a generous local government pension scheme and a range of discount schemes across leisure and culture that provide both financial and money-saving discounts.

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