Interpretation Manager, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Description

£38,200 - £45,404 per annum, depending on skills and experience 

Wakehurst, West Sussex

We are seeking an Interpretation Manager to lead our Interpretation at Wakehurst. This is an excellent opportunity to establish interpretation as an inspirational form of engagement with the public, stimulating an understanding of why plants and fungi matter to all life on earth. 

The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (RBG Kew) is a leading plant science institute, UNESCO World Heritage Site, and major visitor attraction. Our mission is to understand and protect plants and fungi for the well-being of people and the future of all life on Earth.

We are working to end the unprecedented extinction crisis and to help create a world where nature is protected, valued by all and managed sustainably. We will achieve these goals by drawing on our leading scientific research, unrivalled collections of plants and fungi, global network of partners, inspirational gardens at Kew and Wakehurst, and our 260 years of history.

Join us on our journey as protectors of the world’s plants and fungi. 

It is an exciting time to be working at Kew, as we are embarking on an ambitious plan to revolutionise the way interpretation is presented. 

This role is based at Wakehurst with the option of occasional home working, subject to operational requirements. This role will need to be on site a minimum of 60% of the time.

If you are interested in this position, please visit our website for more information and to apply: 

https://careers.kew.org/vacancy/interpretation-manager-458041.html

Closing Date: 03/10/2021

We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all sections of the community. We guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for the post.

No agencies please.

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