Weekend Garden Supervisor

We seek a part time Weekend Garden Supervisor.

The successful candidate will :

  • Have a passionate understanding about plants and planting

  • Be punctual, personable, proactive and have a ‘can do’ attitude

  • Be a salesperson with demonstrable evidence of success

  • Be honest and trustworthy

  • Be self motivated

  • Have a good understanding of the particularities of London gardening

And be able to:

  • Work 9-4/5 (dependant on daylight hours and workshops) on nominated weekend days and ensure all operations in the Garden run smoothly

  • Oversee the sale of plants, compost, honey, pots and give knowledgeable plant advice to visitors

  • Be the friendly, recognisable and helpful face of Walworth Garden at our busiest time

  • Oversee the administration of various workshops run at the Garden, ensuring attendees are welcomed, signed in and well catered for

  • Attend to our visitors refreshment needs

  • Maintain, with guidance, our community garden

  • Care for greenhouse stock and propagate plants with guidance

  • Represent Walworth Garden with professionalism and promote the work the charity does

  • Do any other reasonable task as requested by the Head Gardener or Garden Manager

  • Ensure the facility is left in an acceptable state so that weekday staff do not have to clean up after the weekend staff

Please contact oli@walworthgarden.org.uk with a CV and covering letter explaining why you would be the ideal candidate for the role.

Salary: London Living Wage
Deadline 4 January 2018 at 5pm.


Trustees Wanted

Do you love Walworth Garden and what it provides and stands for?
Would you like to be part of our growing success?
We are looking for new trustees.
Please see our Become a Trustee Page send a CV and cover letter outlining how you would contribute to tina@walworthgarden.org.uk