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Urban Growth Learning Gardens
International House, Brixton SW9 7QL
Compensation: £15-20 per hour or £150-200 per day depending on experience
Paid Flexible hours Remote working
This is an exciting opportunity for a candidate who cares about innovative design that benefits both the people and the planet to join a talent pool as a freelance Landscape or Garden Designer. Urban Growth Learning Gardens CIC is a vibrant social enterprise who creates green spaces and green communities in some of the most deprived areas of London.
Over 6 years Urban Growth has worked with a huge range of partners from local councils such as Lambeth, Southwark, Westminster and Croydon, to industry leaders such as Timberland, Transport for London, Brixton BID and National Park City. With them and the communities they represent, we have transformed over 20,000 square metres of public space for the benefit of people and urban wildlife.
Urban Growth is developing rapidly so needs experienced Landscape or Garden Designers who want to make a healthier and greener city.
The role is ad-hoc and is on a project by project basis. The work may look different each time and responsibilities will vary but may include:
The successful candidate will:
Desirable skills are:
Remuneration is on a project-by-project basis and will be agreed at the outset, but it is expected to range from £15 - 20 per hour or £150 - 200 per day depending on experience.
Our ambition is to work together to promote a more inclusive environment, which attracts all candidates and signals our commitment to celebrate and promote diversity. We particularly encourage applications from BAME and LGBTQ communities who are currently under-represented within the horticultural and outdoor industry.
We look forward to growing with you!
To apply please send us your CV and portfolio to email@example.com by 30th November 2020. Virtual interviews will be held via Zoom the week commencing 14th December 2020.
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About Urban Growth Learning Gardens
Urban Growth is a social enterprise that creates green spaces and green communities across London to improve the wellbeing of both, people and the planet.