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Garden & Grounds Associate

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Pendle Hill
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Nether Providence Township, PA
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Published 22 days ago

The Garden & Grounds Associate (GGA) is part of a team stewarding the campus aesthetic and functionality for Pendle Hill staff and visitors. The GGA does this by splitting time between care for the garden and care for the Grounds. In garden work (approximately 50%), the GGA provides leadership in planning our year-round half-acre garden and tending to its maintenance through their own effort and that of volunteers. In Grounds work (approximately 50%), the GGA participates on a team attending to our 24-acre campus, including many flower gardens, lawns, forested areas, paths, two ponds, and a wildflower field. The GGA participates in the on-call emergency-phone responsibilities along with the rest of the team.

https://pendlehill.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Gardener-and-Grounds-Associate-2021.pdf

The Garden & Grounds Associate (GGA) is part of a team stewarding the campus aesthetic and functionality for Pendle Hill staff and visitors. The GGA does this by splitting time between care for the garden and care for the Grounds. In garden…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    May 1, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    April 30, 2021

Salary

$29,000 - $32,000Yearly compensation depending on experience

Benefits

Benefits include:

  • medical, dental and life insurance
  • a retirement plan
  • generous paid vacation days (20)
  • sick days (15),
  • holidays (10)
  • the opportunity to obtain a Swarthmore College ID card, which enables access to the Swarthmore library and recreational facilities
  • the opportunity to take Pendle Hill courses for free.

Overall taxable compensation may also include on-campus residence and board (depending on the availability of housing, at Pendle Hill’s discretion).

Benefits include:

  • medical, dental and life insurance
  • a retirement plan
  • generous paid vacation days (20)
  • sick days (15),
  • holidays (10)
  • the opportunity to obtain a Swarthmore College ID…

Location

On-site
338 Plush Mill Rd, Wallingford, PA 19086, USA

How to Apply

Please submit a current resume to Eric Evans, 338 Plush Mill Road, Wallingford, PA 19086 or eevans@pendlehill.org. Please put Gardener and Grounds Associate and your last name in the email subject line. Review of applications will begin on April 15, and continue until the position is filled, with an anticipated start date in May, 2021.

Please submit a current resume to Eric Evans, 338 Plush Mill Road, Wallingford, PA 19086 or eevans@pendlehill.org. Please put Gardener and Grounds Associate and your last name in the…

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