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Rural Employment Manager

Thanks to support from The Royal Foundation and other generous funders, we are now recruiting for our first Rural Employment Manager.

For more details about how to apply, please contact Anna on 07951 495272 or

Applications close 15th July, 2019.

For a full job specification please click here.


Gardening Volunteers at Stanford Hall

It is vital that the therapeutic environment where Horticultural Therapy is delivered to DNRC’s patients is kept in good horticultural order.

We are looking for good gardeners who can spare one day a week or fortnight to join our team at Stanford Hall where we are responsible for the therapeutic area.

If you would like more information about becoming a Gardening Volunteer, please complete the Expression of Interest form below.

The DNRC is the only specialist rehabilitation centre for injured serving personnel in the UK and this is a unique opportunity.

The Gardening Volunteers application process consist of an interview with HighGround’s Development Director and Therapeutic Gardens Manager and two satisfactory references followed by an Enhanced DBS check and MoD security clearance. Please understand that not everyone who applies to become a Gardening Volunteer will be successful.

Click on the link below to see our expectations.

Expectations for gardening volunteers at Stanford Hall.

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