Interpretation Producer

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Richmond, Surrey
£26,500 pa (pro rata)

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

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

Closing date: Wednesday, 17th August 2022   2 days left

Full time, Fixed Term (FTA) Until end of March 2023

We have an exciting vacancy in our Interpretation Team, within the Directorate of Gardens, for an Interpretation Producer, based at Kew Gardens, hybrid working options are available.

The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (RBG Kew) is a leading plant science institute, UNESCO World Heritage Site, and major visitor attraction. Our mission is to understand and protect plants and fungi for the well-being of people and the future of all life on Earth.

We are working to end the unprecedented extinction crisis and to help create a world where nature is protected, valued by all and managed sustainably. We will achieve these goals by drawing on our leading scientific research, unrivalled collections of plants and fungi, global network of partners, inspirational gardens at Kew and Wakehurst, and our 260 years of history.

Join us on our journey as protectors of the world’s plants and fungi.

This is an excellent opportunity to work with a great team researching content and delivering interpretative interventions for a myriad of works across the Gardens. It is an exciting time to be working at Kew, as we are embarking on an ambitious plan to revolutionise the way interpretation is presented at Kew. This role will suit someone with excellent research and writing skills, who has a detailed understanding of how to craft interpretation for different audiences – we are looking for a storyteller with a passion for the natural world.

This role is based at Kew with the option of regular home working, subject to operational requirements.

Our fantastic benefits package includes opportunities for continuous learning, a generous annual leave entitlement, flexible working to help you maintain a healthy work-life balance, an Employee Assistance Programme and other wellbeing support such as cycle to work scheme and discounted gym membership. We also offer a competitive pension, an employee discount scheme and free entry into a wide range of national museums and galleries, as well as access to our own beautiful gardens at Kew and Wakehurst.

We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all sections of the community. We guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for the post.

No agencies please.

Closing Date: 17/08/2022

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