CJS Online: North West

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North West vacancies: Cumbria, Lancashire, Merseyside, Greater Manchester and Cheshire.


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Voluntary roles can be found here.

RHS Specialist Horticultural Placement (SHP) Programme across all RHS Gardens - Royal Horticultural Society

Full time, one year (fixed term) 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £16,731 per annum

11 placements available across 19 options at our world-class RHS Gardens: Bridgewater, Harlow Carr, Rosemoor, Hyde Hall, and Wisley.

Options include: Alpine, Edibles, Formal Ornamental, Garden Support Services (GSS), Glass, Herbaceous Ornamental, Nursery and Propagation, Trials, Welcome and Riverside, Countryside and Wildlife, or Woodland Ornamental (please see respective job descriptions)

RHS Level 2 Trailblazer Apprenticeship in Horticulture - Royal Horticultural Society

Full time, two years (fixed term) 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £15,154 (those under 25) £16,010 (those over 25) per annum

Are you interested in plants, gardening and horticulture, but new to the industry?

We are delighted to be able to offer horticultural apprenticeships at all of our world-class RHS Gardens: Bridgewater, Harlow Carr, Rosemoor, Hyde Hall and Wisley.

This apprenticeship will enable you to learn about the science, art and practice of horticulture in the setting of an RHS Garden and in doing so, work within its departments and with its teams and individuals to gain knowledge, skills, training and experiences in and of horticulture.

Projects & IT Administrator - Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust

Full-time - 35 hours per week, one-year fixed term contract

£19,781 to £22,173, 8% pension contribution, Paycare Health Plan

Clapham, LA2 8DP

We’re looking for a well organised and self-motivated person to join the Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust team, providing essential projects and IT admin support to ensure the effective delivery of our charitable work.

Freelance Outdoor and Adventure Learning Tutors - Field Studies Council


The Field Studies Council (FSC) is the UK’s leading charity sector provider of outdoor environmental education. Much of our work is based at our Field Centres, which have an international reputation for high standards of school and university teaching and associated facilities. .  

FSC North Group of centres is looking for self-employed Freelance Outdoor and Adventure Learning Tutors to support our work in the delivery of adventurous activities and / or academic fieldwork and environmental education to a wide-ranging audience.

Centre Manager - Field Studies Council

Field Studies Council

FSC Blencathra, Nr. Keswick, Cumbria

FSC Salary Grade:  Scale Points 22 - 26, salary is £32,013 - £38,176 per annum (pro-rata)

This is a fixed term position from 1st March 2020 until 30th November 2020 to cover maternity leave in the first instance.

Responsible for the day to day management and performance of the learning location, responsibility for the leadership of one or more core learning location teams, and overall responsibility for an agreed function across the region/group.

Forest Craftsperson - Bowland Beat - Forestry England

Slaidburn, Lancashire


To help maintain and enhance the Public Forest Estate within the Bowland Beat, using a full range of practical forestry and countryside skills. To support the delivery of a high quality experience for visitors. To help maintain productive links with neighbours, local communities, external partners, contractors and volunteers.