Collections Support Officer

Deadline: Monday, December 18, 2023 - 00:00
Employer: Birmingham Botanical Gardens
Contract Duration: Temporary
Contract Type: Full Time
Salary: £24,385 - £27,000 pro rata

The Gardens are in a period of change and have recently secured a Round 1 National Lottery Heritage Fund grant towards a £14m capital project. The project aims to restore the historic glasshouses, upgrade site infrastructure and displays and improve the visitor experience for all. The postholder will support the Director of Horticulture and Curation in managing the Living Collections plant records (currently held in a BG-Base data management system) which, will significantly improve day-to-day horticultural operation at BBG during the Development and Delivery phases of the project and beyond. This post is critical for bringing the plants in our gardens to life for the people of Birmingham and safeguarding the plant collections for the next 200 years.

To apply, please send a CV and a covering letter to:

Closing date for applications: We are currently accepting applications on a rolling basis until the position is filled