Location: Harcourt Arboretum, Nuneham Courtenay, Oxford, OX44 9PX
Salary: Grade 4: £22,417 - £25,941 p.a.
Closing Date: 12.00 noon on Friday 24 April 2020
The University of Oxford Botanic Garden and Arboretum seeks an enthusiastic and experienced Arborist to join our team on a full-time basis. Based at the Harcourt Arboretum in Nuneham Courtenay, you will work to a consistently high standard of quality and safety to help us continue to develop the Arboretum into a world-class university arboricultural collection.
You will be involved in maintaining, developing and improving the collection within the Arboretum. You should hold a minimum of NPTC CS30, CS31, CS38 and CS39, a recognised level 3 arboricultural qualification, or equivalent experience in a public arboretum or botanic garden, together with excellent team working skills. It is expected that you are able to demonstrate knowledge of a wide range of woody plants.
The post offers a unique opportunity to join an enthusiastic team in a busy and vibrant department.
Applications are invited the Oxford University of Oxford jobs page by 12.00 noon on Friday 24 April 2020.
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