Landscape and Garden Designer

Trees for Cities

£28,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: food, farming & horticulture, environmental policy & campaigning

Closing date: Wednesday, 21st March 2018   2 days left

Landscape and Garden Designer

Reporting to: Design Director

Location: London, UK

Salary: £28,000

The Projects Team have a strong track record of delivering bespoke, high quality Edible Playground and urban tree planting and landscape projects. We are looking for an experienced and highly skilled Landscape and Garden Designer to join the team. You will be qualified to degree level in Landscape and Garden Design and will be proficient in using Vectorworks or similar digital programme. You will work directly with the Design Director and be responsible for the production of high quality descriptive and technical drawn plans and project reports for all site surveys and designs with good attention to detail and high end finish.

Who we are

Trees for Cities is the only charity working on an international scale to create greener cities. Since 1993, we have engaged over 70,000 people to plant over 600,000 urban trees in parks, streets, schools and housing estates across the UK, as well as internationally, revitalising these areas and improving the lives of the people who live in them. We strengthen communities through volunteering opportunities and inspire children to grow and eat good food and to connect with nature.

What we want

  • A creative and ambitious individual who is self driven and has a flare for design, delivering creative projects that can showcase Trees for Cities’ Edible Playground and urban tree planting and landscape projects
  • Excellent attention to detail and technical ability on all design work to produce a high quality end product
  • A strong team member with the ability to communicate effectively within the team, across the charity and externally building excellent relationships with project partners
  • A well organised individual who can work as part of a team to develop well structured and streamlined administrative systems
  • Ability to work efficiently within a busy team and fast-paced working environment

How to apply

Click here to view full job description.

Download and complete the application form and submit by email to with the subject heading ‘Landscape and Garden Designer’. Please submit two pieces of work that showcase landscape garden design projects you have delivered.

Closing date to apply is 9 am, Wednesday 21st March 2018.

Interview date is Tuesday 27th March 2018.

Trees for Cities is an equal opportunities employer.

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