Education Manager

Walworth Garden

Southwark, London
£27,000 - £30,000 pro rata, dependent on experience

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

Sectors: environmental education, conservation & wildlife, food, farming & horticulture

Closing date: Wednesday, 23rd June 2021  

Walworth Garden is a charity dedicated to knowledge and nurture. Our mission is to improve lives by providing excellent learning and horticultural therapy through a garden that is open to all. We pride ourselves in putting nature first in all we do.

Walworth Garden is a registered charity and company limited by guarantee. The Charity is governed by a voluntary Board of Trustees. Our main charitable work includes horticultural training and horticultural therapy for those in need.

We also provide services that individuals or other organisations pay for in order to generate surplus income to support our charitable work.

The Role

Now is an exciting time to join Walworth Garden as we expand on opportunities to extend our reach and grow bigger than we ever have before! Walworth Garden runs an extremely successful adult education programme and this brand new role will take the helm as we look to broaden and expand our course offerings.

The Education Manager will be responsible for and lead on the planning, recruitment, delivery and administration of Walworth Garden’s adult education programme, managing a team of Garden Education Officers and workshop practitioners in the delivery of City & Guilds Work-based Horticulture at Level 2 and horticultural workshops. They will also be innovative and visionary, regularly developing new workshops and short courses that align with the ethos and approach of Walworth Garden as well as reviewing the ones currently running.

We particularly welcome applications from those identifying with groups currently under-represented within horticulture

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