Social & Therapeutic Horticulturalist Vacancy

BCEP wishes to appoint a suitably qualified

Social & Therapeutic Horticulturalist

The post holder will join our new team at Wibsey Community Garden, Wibsey Park, Bradford. The programme aims to: support multiple users, provide training, grow and supply high quality local organic produce and promote sustainable and healthy lifestyles. The post holder will provide worthwhile opportunities for adults with Learning Disabilities. They will be a caring and supportive person with a keen interest in organic horticulture, particularly growing food. They will work with individuals, to establish and work towards development plans through a range of horticultural tasks while ensuring that production schedules of crops are met. The post holder will delegate tasks to the emerging team of Therapeutic Horticulture Assistants and will help with recruitment and support of volunteers.

Closing Date: noon, Monday 5th December 2011
Interviews: all day Tuesday 13th December 2011

For more information on the role please call Isabel Swift, Wibsey Community Garden Development Manager 01274 607249 / 07534 076528

Applications packs can be obtained via our website:

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