sharing stories • building bridges

Quakers, Job share vacancy for gardener

Quaker Garden
Peterborough Quakers have a vacancy for a gardener. 

Where:       Quaker Meeting House, 21 Thorpe Road Peterborough PE3 6AB
Hours:        10 months per calendar year February to November, 5 hours per week arranged by agreement. You will                      be working alongside our existing gardener who works the same hours in a job share arrangement.
Salary:        £298.41 per calendar month for the 10 months worked each year

This is an employed post to nurture and maintain their Meeting House garden including responsibility for general maintenance of its grounds .
The garden is a community facility and is part of the nationally prestigious Quiet Garden Movement and Small Pilgrim Places Network.
The garden reflects Quaker values and is worked according to organic principles. Vision is required to develop it further.
The ability to prioritise your workload and work effectively with others, including your co-worker, our volunteers and any contractors hired to carry out other garden or maintenance work, is essential.
How to apply
For an application form and further details please write to MHMC Convenor at the above address or email
Closing Date:  Sunday 27 May 2018
Interview: Friday 6 July 2018
Further information
Visit or the garden itself (usually open at all times).

To submit a story or to publicise an event please email: