This is a unique opportunity to work in a diverse and exciting environment. The Bookings Coordinator role is part of the Operations and Projects team, which provides a hub of administrative, booking and operational support for the Learning and Participation department.
This role has a multi-channel brief, which includes the Formal Learning programme (a broad curriculum linked programme for visiting schools with 90,000+ participants per annum) and a thriving community, family and guide programme, alongside other programmes and projects.
Kew is the world’s leading botanic gardens, at the forefront of plant and fungal science, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a major visitor attraction.
We want a world where plants and fungi are understood, valued and conserved – because our lives depend on them.
We use the power of our science and the rich diversity of our gardens and collections to provide knowledge, inspiration and understanding of why plants and fungi matter to everyone.
We are looking for an individual with a strong background in customer service and booking management. The role requires an organised, flexible team player with excellent communication and administrative skills.
Enthusiastic about Kew’s mission and adaptable, with excellent multi-tasking and planning skills, you will be pivotal in enabling us to provide high quality learning and engagement for Kew’s visiting public.
Our fantastic benefits package includes opportunities for continuous learning, a generous annual leave entitlement, flexible working to help you maintain a healthy work-life balance, an Employee Assistance Programme and other wellbeing support such as cycle to work scheme and discounted gym membership. We also offer a competitive pension, an employee discount scheme and free entry into a wide range of national museums and galleries, as well access to our own beautiful gardens at Kew and Wakehurst.
If you are interested in this position, please visit our website for more information and to apply.
Closing Date: 11/10/2020
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.