Jobs at Holker

Our latest vacancies can be found below.
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Gardener - Full Time

Holker Hall, Cumbria

Current Salary: Circa £20,375

(Salary review in progress, outcome to be implemented on the 1st April 2022) 

We are looking to recruit a motivated skilled gardener to join our team at Holker.  

Holker Hall is one of the UK’s best loved stately homes and the gardens are renowned as a plantpersons garden with immaculate presentation.  The varied gardens have been developed by generations of the Cavendish family and consist of 25 acres of formal borders, lawns, meadows, topiary, water features, woodland, and plant collections. This is a great opportunity to get involved in the ongoing development of the gardens and improve your horticultural skills and knowledge. If you are highly motivated, with a passion for plants and gardens, we would like to hear from you.

For a full Job description, please click here EG Gardener Role Profile Jan22

Please apply with a CV and cover letter explaining why you would like the job to;

Glyn Sherratt – Head Gardener:

Holker Hall and Gardens, Cark-in-Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria LA11 7PL

E:mail to 

Deadline for applications: 5pm Friday 28th January 2022

Interviews: 16 -17th February 2022





2022 Season

You have the option of booking tickets in advance via our 'Book Tickets' button in the top right hand corner or when you arrive with us at our kiosk. 

Please note that the Hall will be running guided tours on the hour from 11am. These must be pre-booked in advance of your visit. 



Dates and Times

2022 Season Opening

Friday 11th March - Sunday 30th October 2022
Gardens, Parkland, Cafe, Gift Shop & Food Hall - 10.30am-5pm
Hall open - 11am-4pm (tours must be pre-booked)