Job Title: Horticultural Therapist
Salary: £20,720 per annum
Full Time: 35 hours per week (Mon - Fri)
Location: Thrive, Trunkwell Garden, Reading
Thrive is a national charity using Social &Therapeutic Horticulture (STH) to make a positive impact in people’s lives. We have offices in London, Reading (Trunkwell), Birmingham and Gateshead.
Our horticultural therapists provide gardening programmes for people living with disabilities or ill health, or who are isolated, disadvantaged or vulnerable.
Based at our Trunkwell Garden near Reading, you will work as part of a team to deliver STH programmes to our gardeners. You will work closely with the project’s Senior Horticultural Therapist and will support the effective planning and delivery of Thrive’s programmes to secure successful individual and project outcomes.
Please see the Job Description for further information
To apply, please send your CV along with a supporting statement, explaining how you meet the person specification to email@example.com or via the post to Thrive, The Geoffrey Udall Centre, Beech Hill, Reading, RG7 2AT.
If you require further information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Appointment to this post will be subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service check, proof of right to work in the UK and provision of 2 acceptable references.
Closing date for applications: 5pm, Monday 1st May 2017
Interviews: to be held during the week commencing 15th May 2017
As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy.
Thrive is an equal opportunities employer
Charity No. 277570 Company No: 1415700