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       Gallery Assistant

       The Gallery at Waterperry is seeking a part-time Assistant.

      Initially working Sundays but with flexibility to work occasional other days.

      The right candidate will be reliable and flexible, ideally with some retail experience.

      An interest in Art and Crafts would be an advantage.

      Please email CV with contact details to gallery@wateperrygardens.co.uk

      Nursery Supervisor

      To manage the plant nursery team. To oversee the production and marketing of a wide range of hardy nursery stock including mostly herbaceous plants.

      To oversee the production and marketing of hardy plants in the nursery. This will include: Propagation, liner production, growing on and marketing to our plant centre. Propagating stock from seed, cuttings, division and other methods as required. To plan and maintain the living catalogue stock beds. To manage a small team of staffTo be involved in choosing the range of plants grown and drawing up production requirements.To record costs and monitor income of plant production. Accomodation possible.

      Person Specification 

      Formal Qualification General education and preferably some horticultural qualifications

      Knowledge Horticultural knowledge essential

      Experience Horticultural experience essential including propagation and hardy nursery stock growing

      Skills Good communication skills,

      Other Qualities Honesty and integrity, attention to detail whilst undertaking routine tasks

      Motivation Self motivated

      Physical Requirements This is a physically demanding job and therefore it requires good health and no back problems

       For the right person this is a wonderful opportunity. Call us on 01844 339254 to speak to Rob Jacobs or Simon Buchanan or email rjacobs@waterperrygardens.co.uk


      Waterperry Gardens is a unique environment which welcomes volunteers in its gardens, nursery, and plant area. However these opportunities are limited, so if you think this is for you and you would like to work with our dedicated team and benefit from their expertise, why not get in touch?

      Interested candidates should contact the office on 01844 339254 or e-mail rjacobs@waterperrygardens.co.uk

      Course Tutors

      Waterperry Gardens offers a great range of high quality courses in both horticulture/gardening and the arts. We provide a superb teaching experience in great surroundings and are always looking for special teachers who want to contribute to this vision. If you think you have something unique to offer, feel free to get in touch.

      Contact Cheryl Brookes in the first instance on 01844 337266 or email cbrookes@waterperrygardens.co.uk with details of your expertise