RG7, Reading
£28,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Are you looking for a rewarding role where you can make a real positive difference? Do you enjoy being outside and have experience in Horticulture? Are you highly organised and people orientated with managerial experience gained working within a social care, Social and Therapeutic Horticulture (STH) or similar setting? If so, we have an exciting opportunity based at our Reading regional centre, to manage the delivery of our high quality and effective STH programmes.

Thrive is a national charity that uses gardening to change lives. We’re looking for a Client and Garden Manager to provide line management and operational support to the Reading team of STH practitioners.

In this highly varied role, the successful candidate will also utilise their experience, skills, and knowledge to provide overall management of the centre, ensuring implementation and compliance of required health and safety standards, contribute input to annual plans and budgets and support collation of data to provide measurement of Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s).

Appointment to this post will be subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service check. Thrive complies fully with the DBS Code of Practice. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an individual from working for Thrive.

For more information, please download the Information Pack. For an informal conversation about the role, please email in the  first instance.

To apply, please email us with your CV and a written statement explaining how you meet the person specification and what you will bring to Thrive.

Closing date for applications: 9am Monday 6th December 2021

Interviews: 13th and 14th December 2021

Refreshed on: 25 November 2021
Closed date: 10 December 2021
Tags: Management, Care Management

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