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.

Job Vacancy: Learning Manager, The Royal Parks

  • Job Title: Learning Manager (Four months fixed term contract, parental leave cover)
  • Pay Range: £33,700 – 36,000 per annum pro rata
  • Location:  The LookOut Discovery Centre, Hyde Park, London, W2 2UH

About us

The Royal Parks is responsible for managing and conserving over 5,000 acres of historic parkland across London, stretching from Greenwich Park in the east, through Hyde Park and St James’s Park in the centre, to Bushy Park in the … Continue Reading ››

RHS Education and Learning Manager

Salary: Circa £40,000 per annum depending on experience Location: RHS Garden Wisley, GU23 6QB Contract: 37.5 hours per week Do you have a passion for inspiring the next generation through developing and delivering innovate learning programmes? Do you have an interest in the natural world and horticulture? We are looking for an experienced and talented Education and Learning Manger to lead the on-site delivery of the RHS’s Education Plan for learning and engagement at RHS Wisley. This role will arrive at a key time … Continue Reading ››

Horticultural Educator, RHS Garden Wisley

Salary: Circa £27,000 per annum depending on experience Location: RHS Garden Wisley, GU23 6QB Contract: 37.5 hours per week Do you love plants and have creative ideas?  Do you have a passion for sharing gardening and all things in nature with the next generation? We need an enthusiastic and motivated person to help us deliver inspiring practical horticulture as part of our Education programme at RHS Garden Wisley. You’ll use your knowledge of plant science and skills as a communicator to love to … Continue Reading ››

Royal Horticultural Society – Science & Collections: Head of Environmental Horticulture


  • Location: RHS Garden Wisley
  • Salary: £45,633pa
  • Hours: Full-time (37.5 hours per week)
This new role provides an opportunity to lead a team to develop and deliver a research programme in Environmental Horticulture to address global challenges and improve the health of the environment of people in the UK. Gardening in a changing world is one of four themes in the Royal Horticultural Society’s (RHS) Science Strategy (https://www.rhs.org.uk/science/pdf/rhs-science-strategy-2015-2019). As part of … Continue Reading ››