Gardening & Plant Nursery Work Placement Available

As part of the Cork English Academy English and Work Placement Programme our work experience coordinator has shared this new and exciting work placement with us:


Company Profile

Ireland’s premier sub tropical botanical gardens situated overlooking Dingle Bay on the Ring of Kerry. The Victorian gardens are on over 40 acres. The gardens include a Walled Garden, Primeval Forest, Bamboo Glade, River Walk, Dinosaur Walk amongst over 3km of walks.


Job Title

Gardening and Plant Nursery Assistant

Botanical Gardens

The Ideal Candidate should have:

  • Pre-Intermediate level of English minimum
  • Keen interest in Gardening
  • Any formal Horticulture Qualification

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Assisting the on-going restoration, maintenance and development of the gardens.
  • Specialist nursery management: Plant feeding, pruning,control of irrigation systems, weeding, pest and disease control, sales and customer service


  • Starting Immediately
  • Duration:  minimum 3 months

Please contact us at [email protected] with inquiries.