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All types of job opportunities currently available at the National Botanic Garden of Wales will be listed here.

For details of each post, please click on the post titles below.

Horticultural Trainer – Adults

This is a full-time position starting from the soonest date which can be arranged. Hours of work are 37.5 per week in a year-round pattern, working five days out of seven. There is a requirement for travel within Wales to visit partner organisations. The salary is up to £20,000 per annum according to qualifications and experience. This is a fixed term contract ending on 30th June 2022.

Apprenticeship in Botanical Horticulture

This is a full time fixed term position for a two-year period starting 04 September 2018. Training hours are 37.5 per week on any five days out of seven as required to ensure team cover from 8 am to 4pm. Weekend work is expected on a rota basis. The annual leave allowance will be 25 days. The apprenticeship allowance is paid in line with age-related national minimum wage.

Compliance Officer (Data Protection Officer)

This is a part-time post, starting from the soonest date which can be arranged.   Standard hours of work are 21 hours on days to be agreed, or as required to meet the organisation’s needs.  Weekend work is likely to be required on an occasional rota basis. The salary is dependent on qualifications, track-record and competence.

HR Officer

Starting from the soonest date which can be arranged, this is a part-time (60% fte) role.   The working hours of 22.5 per week are expected to be covered over a minimum of 3 full days but flexibility to cover the hours over 5 days maybe required dependant on business needs.  The salary is £11,080 (pro-rata to full-time £18,466) per annum.

Marketing Assistant 

Starting from the soonest date which can be arranged, this is a part-time permanent role of 30 hours per week (80% fte). The working arrangement is expected to be 6 hours per day and to provide cover for an informal rota system of 5 days out of 7. The salary at £14,040 is pro-rata to £17,550 per annum.

Catering Assistants 

Catering Assistants are part of the catering team at the Garden working in one of three catering outlets. These outlets are the Seasons Restaurant in the Stable block, the Mediterranean Cafe in the Great Glasshouse and the Gatehouse Coffee Shop at the main entrance. For more job details, contact Cellan Williams on 01558 667147 or email

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