All of Eden's current vacancies are listed below.
For further information on any of these positions, or to find out about working for Eden, call our recruitment line on 01726 811967 or email us, firstname.lastname@example.org
Fixed Term Contracts for 2 years
We have a number of vacancies for apprentices to start at the end of January 2015 in the following areas
- Chefs - Job Description
- Hosts - Job Description
- Horticulture - Job Description (Garden) Job Description (Nursery)
For further information on these positions and to apply please visit http://www.apprenticeships.org.uk/ to complete an application form.
The closing date for these positions is 31st December 2014
If you have any queries about our Apprenticehship positions please contact Lorraine Tonkin, email@example.com
Skilled Horticulturist (Watering Lane Nursery)
Part time (up to 3 days per week/24 hours)
£15,996 - £17,136 Pro Rata
Fixed term contract for 6-12 months
An opportunity has arisen to join the team at Eden Project’s Watering Lane Nursery to assist with the production and cultivation of plants for the biomes and gardens, the production of crops for use in the restaurants and retail outlets and general maintenance of the site.
Candidates should have considerable relevant practical experience and have attained an RHS Level 2 certificate or NVQ level 3 & 4. An interest in commercial crop production would be advantageous, however, training can be provided for the right candidate with a sound horticultural interest and background.
The closing date for this position is Monday 12th January 2015 at Midday
Interviews will be held on Friday 23rd January 2015
Sous Chef (Events)
This is a very exciting position working with our talented and enthusiastic Events and Hospitality teams. This role is busy and varied, you will be working on and leading the menus and preparation for weddings, parties and corporate events, catering for numbers from 5 to 500!
The food prepared will need to be of high quality and taste while ensuring that budgets and costs are adhered to.
You will be creative, ambitious, enthusiastic, inspiring and lead your team by example. Previous experience of events and functions would be preferable.
For an informal discussion or further information please call Lorraine Tonkin on 01726 818739.
The closing date for completed applications is Wednesday 31st December 2014
Tenant Liaison Administrator
Fixed term contract for 9 months
We are looking for someone to join our Estates team to work on a range of administrative tasks.
You will be the single point of contact for the Youth Hostel Association (YHA) and other on-site tenants at Eden.
You will have strong communication skills as you will liaise with people on a wide range of topics, from Energy and Water usage to maintenance and liaision meetings with tenants. You will have the ability to manage a varied workload and have excellent IT skills to enable you to efficiently carry out this role.
Closing date for completed applications is Friday 9th January 2015
Interviews will be held in the week commencing Monday 19th January 2015