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Client's office building in King's Cross
Compensation: £10.75 p/hr
Global Generation is looking for a freelance interior plant maintenance gardener who is passionate about plants. You will be responsible for tending to interior planting displays in our clients office building in King’s Cross. This is a large contract, and the role involves lots of walking and lifting of watering cans so we require someone who is physically fit, proactive and experienced. ___________________________________________________________________________________________
Global Generation has an established network of urban food-growing sites in Camden and a satellite garden in Southwark. Our work is focused on the development of the whole person, providing support for young people to become catalysts for change in their communities. We integrate values based reflective learning into practical sessions, enabling young people to grow themselves, grow relationships and grow a new vision for the future. This commercial aspect of our work is important not only to bring unrestricted income to the organisation, but it also helps us build relationships with companies across the Kings Cross Estate, opening up further opportunities for collaborative work. ___________________________________________________________________________________________
Main Duties and Responsibilities
As the Indoor Plant Maintenance Gardener you will be caring for around 700 indoor plants spread across 8 floors including meeting rooms, communal spaces, the main reception and restaurant areas.
Maintaining interior planting displays to a high standard, this will include:
Essential Skills and Experience
For more information about this role, please click here. Deadline for applications is 5pm on Sunday 1st March 2020.
As we are looking to recruit quickly for this role, we may withdraw the job if the right candidate is found before the advertised deadline.
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About Global Generation
Founded in 2004, Global Generation is an educational charity, which works together with local children and young people, businesses, residents and families in Camden, Islington and Southwark to create healthy, integrated and environmentally responsible communities. We offer practical experiences and employment pathways to young people, often from disadvantaged backgrounds, and give them the social, emotional and practical skills to make a difference in the world. Ecology, education and enterprise are at the heart of everything we do, and we have developed a wide range of educational programmes, all of which reflect our core value of: I, We and the Planet.