Ref. 62298

Tree Surgeon

  • Location: Leicester, England
  • Salary: £12.69 - £12.69 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care are looking for a temporary Tree Surgeon to work within Leicestershire.

Initial 3 month contract as you’re covering a vacancy.

£12.69 per hour 

Hybrid working.

Temp – perm opportunities are possible but not 100% guaranteed. You would need to re-apply however if you’re already in the service then you have a better chance of being successful.

Job Description:

Seven is seeking a skilled and dedicated Tree Surgeon to join our team. As a Tree Surgeon, you will be responsible for the maintenance, care, and removal of trees on various properties. This is a physically demanding role that requires experience and expertise in tree climbing, pruning, felling, and general tree care practices.


  • Perform tree maintenance tasks such as pruning, trimming, and shaping trees to ensure their health and aesthetics.
  • Assess tree health and identify any diseases, pests, or structural issues that may require attention.
  • Safely climb trees using appropriate equipment and techniques to access branches and perform necessary tasks.
  • Operate and maintain equipment such as chainsaws, chippers, and stump grinders.
  • Remove trees that are damaged, dead, or pose a risk to property or people.
  • Ensure compliance with safety guidelines and regulations while performing tree work.
  • Provide excellent customer service and address any concerns or questions from clients.
  • Collaborate with team members to plan and execute tree care projects efficiently.


  • Proven experience as a Tree Surgeon or Arborist.
  • Proficiency in climbing trees and using tree care equipment.
  • Sound knowledge of tree species, diseases, and proper tree care techniques.
  • Strong physical stamina and the ability to work in various weather conditions.
  • Excellent problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with clients and team members.
  • Valid driver’s license and the ability to travel to different job sites.
  • Relevant certifications or qualifications in arboriculture would be an advantage.

Working with Seven Social Care:

We have been helping social care professionals find exciting new roles for almost a decade, so we know exactly where to look when it comes to sourcing the best opportunities. We operate across the UK, and, with over 300 five-star reviews, multiple awards, and amazing relationships with the biggest employers in UK social care, we give you the best chance of landing your next role.

We have a reputation for recruiting at lightning speed, however, we can only respond to candidates who meet the exact requirements of the position. If you have any queries about a role or application, please visit our website where our amazing candidate support team will be more than happy to help.

Refer a friend, family member or colleague for £250

If you’re not the perfect match for this role, but you know a candidate who is, help them find their next role by referring them to Seven Social Care. As a little ‘thank you’ from us, you will receive £250 for every referral that is successfully placed into a new role.