Horticultural Educator (Grow and Learn in Nature Award)
Royal Caledonian Horticultural Society (The Caley)
£30,000-32,000 gross per annum (subject to application)
5 days per week (37.5 hours)
Type of Contract: 
12 month fixed term contract
Job Description: 

Fully expensed, including travel costs.
Various locations in the Central Belt in Scotland.
• 12 month fixed term contract.
• 5 days per week (37.5 hours).
• 28 days holiday.
• Pension auto enrolment with NEST.
• 4 months probationary period.
• Potential for promotion to permanent employee following completion of 12 months fixed term and subject to external funding.
• Immediate start.

About us
The Royal Caledonian Horticultural Society (The Caley) was established in 1809 to promote ‘the encouragement and improvement of the best fruit, the most choice flowers and the most useful culinary vegetables’. As a registered Scottish Charity [SC006522], The Caley seeks to encourage meaningful horticultural education for individuals of all abilities. More information on The Caley and our activities can be found here: www.thecaley.org.uk

The Caley X Coalfield Regeneration Trust (CRT) Partnership was established to help people of all backgrounds and abilities gain new gardening skills that work in harmony with nature through completion of The Caley’s Grow and Learn in Nature (GLiN) Award. We are now looking for a new member to join our small team. You will support and extend the delivery of the GLiN Award to 6 projects within East Ayrshire and the Central Belt. This role will involve development of a wide range of educational resources as well as administration and marketing duties. More information about our CRT partnership can be found at: https://thecaley.org.uk/grow-learn-in-nature

Full job description available in this link.

Closing Date: 
Sunday, 7 August, 2022
How to Apply: 

Please email CV and covering letter (no more than one page) to growandlearn@rchs.co.uk

If you would like to discuss the role in more detail or have any queries, please contact


Additional Information: 
Applications received after this date may not be accepted.