Gardd Fotaneg Genedlaethol CymruNational Botanic Garden of WalesNational Botanic Garden of Wales

Work with us

All types of job opportunities currently available at the National Botanic Garden of Wales will be listed here. For details of each post, look at the attachments below.

Horticulturalist

This is a permanent position starting from the soonest date which can be arranged. Hours of work are 37.5 per week, typical working hours are from 8 am to 4 pm. Weekend work is expected on a rota basis. The salary is £15,871.10 per annum.

Horticulturist (60% FTE)

This is a permanent position starting from the soonest date which can be arranged. Hours of work are 22.5 per week, typical working hours are from 8 am to 4 pm. Weekend work is expected on a rota basis. The salary is £15,871.00 per annum. (Pro rata to 60% of a Full Time Equivalent FTE)

Supply Teacher (Supply basis)

Starting from the soonest date which can be arranged, this is a Supply Teacher role as and when needed during term time and some activities during the school holidays as part of our activities provision.  The working arrangement is expected to be 9am – 3pm (with approximately 3 hours contact time), paying a wage of £10.25 per hour.

Family Activity Leader (Supply basis)

Starting from the soonest date which can be arranged, this is a Family Activity Leader role as and when needed during mainly weekends and during the school holidays.  The working arrangement is expected to be 5 – 6 hours per day (11.30 – 4.30pm generally), paying a wage of £10.00 per hour.

Kess PhD

Plants for Pollinators: developing and testing ‘pollinator-friendly’ seed mixes and planting schemes for gardens, amenity spaces and agricultural systems. Application Deadline: 28th July 2017.

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 cellan.williams@gardenofwales.org.uk

New Trustees 

The Board of Trustees currently has vacancies and would welcome expressions of interest to join the Board.

Volunteer vacancies