A two year horticultural traineeship is available with Perennial – Gardeners’ Royal Benevolent Society at their fabulous arts and crafts garden – York Gate Garden in Leeds.
If you can say yes to the following questions then apply!
- Are you over 18 years old?
- Can you demonstrate a commitment and passion for a career in horticulture?
- Have you some previous practical experience of working in the horticulture industry, paid or voluntary?
- Are you looking for a hands-on practical training opportunity?
York Gate is a one acre garden, divided into a series of smaller gardens with different themes and in contrasting styles. These include the Dell with half-hidden pathways and a stream, the famous herb garden with topiary and summerhouse, and a newer more contemporary garden with grasses and summer-flowering perennials. It is open to visitors five afternoons per week throughout Spring and Summer. Find out more about the garden here.
Deadline for applications Friday 14 June 2019