Family Events Coordinator, RHS Garden Wisley

  • Location: Wisley, Woking Surrey GU23 6QB
  • Contract: 22.5 hours per week
  • Salary: £23,500 pro rata, per annum
  • Closing date: 15th January 2020

Wisley is the RHS Flagship Garden, attracting over one million visitors to the century old garden in Surrey, where a new chapter is unfolding with over £40 million being invested into the site. Set against the backdrop of 240 acres of stunning landscaped gardens, the Family Events Coordinator will be responsible for devising and coordinating all content for school holiday events at the gardens.

You will use your background in an education environment to devise activities that are both fun and educational and preferably with a link to horticulture. The post holder needs excellent time management skills to plan content in time to secure suppliers, organise staffing and brief marketing. Using your impeccable attention to detail, you will keep all event documentation up to date and will be responsible for administrative duties including invoicing. It is important in the role to build strong and lasting relationships with both internal and external stakeholders to ensure the smooth running of family events at Wisley. The role involves frequent weekend working, often in school holidays and as such demands a hands-on and positive attitude at all times.

To apply please visit our website and apply online.

All applications should be received by 5pm on Wednesday 15th January 2020. Interviews to be held w/c 20th January.