Category Archives: Opportunities in Plant-based Education

bgen provides members with access to job, internship, volunteering and freelance contract listings in plant-based and environmental education. As a bgen member, you will receive regular job listing updates via email, and you’ll have access to the listings on the bgen website.
bgen welcomes job advertisements from any organisation interested in tapping into bgen’s extensive plant-based and environmental education network. A small fee, which helps support bgen’s work, is charged for job, paid internships and contract advertisements. Adverts for volunteering are free of charge to members.

Please email the bgen coordinator for more information.

Community Horticultural Learning Coordinator (1 year fixed term), Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

Hours of work: Full time
Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract end date 1 year with possibility of extension Salary: £25,456 per annum
Location: Kew Gardens, Richmond
Closing Date: 22/04/2019

The Community Horticultural Learning Coordinator will join the Visitor Learning team to manage a range of exciting newly launched informal learning programmes focused on hands-on horticultural learning. 

The programmes are linked to the Temperate … Continue Reading ››

Visitor Learning Manager, Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

  • Hours of work: Full time
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: £37,177 per annum
  • Location: Kew Gardens, Richmond
  • Closing Date: 28/04/2019

We are looking for a dynamic and ambitious Visitor Learning Manager to lead a team of eight talented staff to deliver Kew’s informal learning programmes, focusing on youth, families and early years, access, tour and information guides, community allotments and projects.

Kew is one of the … Continue Reading ››

Head of Learning – Cambridge University Botanic Garden


Salary: Grade 8, £36,261-£48,677
Contract: Full time

Reporting to the Director, the role holder is responsible for the management of the Learning Team which delivers the Garden’s adult education programme, horticultural learning, community projects, outreach activities, schools’ programme, HE and FE learning and family event activities.

The role holder will devise, support and contribute to the delivery of learning programmes … Continue Reading ››