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Head Gardener, Horatio's Garden, Stoke Mandeville

Horatio’s Garden charity is looking to appoint a head gardener for the third Horatio’s Garden at the National Spinal Injuries Centre at Stoke Mandeville Hospital, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire.

Horatio’s Garden Stoke Mandeville is a new, contemporary, high profile garden designed by Joe Swift. The Head Gardener will be responsible for delivering a beautiful space for patients of the spinal centre and their families to use. The role will involve the maintenance of the garden, the coordination of charitable and therapeutic activities at the garden, the coordination of the volunteer team and the administration of any assistants working there. They will report to the Director of Operations and to the designer who will visit approximately twice a year.

The post will start in February 2018 to coincide with the planting being done in the garden and is for four days a week. 

Click here for the full Job Description and note the the closing date for applications is 30th December 2017.

This role is funded through a grant from the Baxter International Foundation.

To apply for this role.

Please send a detailed CV with a covering letter to

Application deadline 30 December 2017.