Community Gardener (casual)

Edinburgh, Midlothian


How to Apply

Variable casual work, shifts mostly available Friday - Monday. £15.62 per hour.

Do you want to work in a small team making a big difference to local communities?

 If so, this role working with people may be the perfect opportunity for you.

About Cyrenians

At Cyrenians we take a values-led and relationships-based approach to delivering our services. You can find out more about our organisation and our impact online.

About the service

We support people in the community garden to feel part of something, learn new skills, and create a place where people can feel close to nature.

About the role

This role is covering our Community Payback area of work, which involves supervising a small group of adults on Community Payback Orders.  You will oversee a group in the garden who will be working on various different garden projects and tasks.   

About you

You’ll be a confident gardener and be able to listen and engage people in garden related projects and activities

As you’ll have the opportunity to work with a broad range of people, you’ll have strong communication skills, be approachable, with the ability to adapt to achieve shared goals.

How we’ll support you

You’ll be part of an experienced, knowledgeable team, with a supportive line manager.

Our values

Compassion    |    Respect    |    Integrity    |    Innovation

Read more about our values here

Application Notes

Recruitment for this role opened on 01/02/2024. There is no set closing date. We will review applications as they are received and arrange to meet with candidates that we wish to take forward (usually within 5-7 days from receipt).
This vacancy will be closed once we have appointed. 

CV's will not be accepted.

How to Apply

Step 1

Download the application form below

Application form - Community Gardener Casual DOCX, 62.4KB

Step 2

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Step 3

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