UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL

Horticultural Trainee in Botanic Garden

Location
Bristol, England
Salary
£13,500 per annum
Posted
06 Jul 2017
End of advertisement period
16 Aug 2017
Ref
SUPP103350
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

A vacancy has arisen for a full-time, fixed two year, horticultural trainee post funded by Horticultural charity Perennial http://perennial.org.uk/  at the University of Bristol Botanic Garden.

Based in the Botanic Garden you will receive on the job training in a wide range of horticultural tasks and work with the garden’s extensive plant collection. You will be introduced to the educational work of the garden as part of your training and attend, depending on your previous experience, one of the Royal Horticultural Society’s Level 2 or level 3 theory courses at the garden. 

This is a great opportunity for someone who is committed to a career in horticulture and wants to work and study with a dynamic team of staff and volunteers to help deliver the educational, outreach and event work in support of the Garden’s Mission.

Informal enquires can be made to Nick Wray, Curator e-mail
Nicholas.Wray@bris.ac.uk 

Expected start date mid September 2017.

The University is committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive culture. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.