• Location: London
  • Type: Permanent
  • Categories Gardening/Estates
  • Salary £45,000 - £55,000 Per Year
  • ID 4037

Silver Swan is currently seeking an experienced and energetic Handyman/Gardener is needed to maintain several private properties in Chelsea. The ideal candidate will possess great initiative, flexibility, and a strong work ethic to manage the upkeep of large properties that include gardens, tennis courts, and a pool.

Please note: Candidates MUST have the right to live and work in the UK. We do not offer visa sponsorship. Candidates who are not eligible to live and work in the UK will not be considered.


  • Perform general gardening duties, ensuring all plants, lawns, and garden features are well-maintained
  • Jet Washing, Clean patios and outdoor surfaces to maintain a pristine appearance
  • Regular cleaning and maintenance of the tennis courts and pool to ensure they are in optimal condition
  • Clean windows as needed to maintain cleanliness and clear views
  • Handle small repairs around the property, including assembling furniture, hanging shelves and blinds, and performing small paint jobs
  • Install various household appliances efficiently and correctly
  • Address minor plumbing issues, such as unclogging drains and fixing leaks
  • Change lightbulbs, replace fuses, and ensure all electrical fixtures are functioning properly
  • Regularly check boilers and radiators to ensure they are in good working order
  • Conduct routine checks and maintenance to keep the properties in excellent condition
  • Meet with contractors on-site to oversee and coordinate any additional work required

Ideal candidate:

  • MUST have the right to live and work in the UK
  • Proven experience as a handyman or gardener
  • Experience in private households would be highly desirable
  • Strong knowledge of gardening, pool maintenance, and general property upkeep
  • Ability to perform minor repairs and maintenance tasks
  • Excellent organisational and problem-solving skills
  • Flexibility to work occasional weekends
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team


  • Working week: Primarily Monday – Friday, with occasional weekend work as required
  • Start date: August 2024
  • Salary: £45k+

Job status: LIVE
Responsible consultant: Laura Reeves

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