Posted 10 months ago
Excite your passion for horticulture and come and join the team at the RHS
RHS Garden Hyde Hall is a garden of 360 acres that ranges from intensive horticulture to establishing woodland. Attracting over 250,000 visitors a year we are expanding the gardens features. We have recently completed a new Vegetable Garden and Winter Garden while further developments currently underway.
We are looking for a knowledgeable and enthusiastic Horticulturist to join our team.
As a Horticulturist, you will assist primarily in the maintenance and development of the Clover Hill department which includes the large scale Clover Hill plantings, Courtyard Gardens and new Winter Garden. As part of a team you will be responsible for the gardens care, cultivation, maintenance and for contributing to the delivery of garden programmes of work and guidance to trainees and volunteers. You should have a good general knowledge of horticultural practice as well as holding an RHS Level 2 Certificate in Horticulture or equivalent. Experience dealing with the public is a must and experience providing guidance to apprentices and volunteers is desirable.
9 month fixed term contract
37.5 hours per week (Any 5 days in 7)