Help us achieve our goals:
make a donation »
Join the RHS today and
support our charity
Free personalised gardening advice
RHS members get reduced ticket prices
RHS members get free access to RHS Gardens
Reduced prices on RHS Garden courses and workshops
020 3176 5800
Mon – Fri | 9am – 5pm
Make a donation
Join the RHS today and support our charity
I have forgotten my password
Keep me signed in
Register for free to receive our newsletters, add comments to blogs/articles and to save content.
Support your local community or school gardening group
My purpose in life is to inspire non-gardeners to become gardeners, what better job could there be?
I can be in Liverpool one day and Salford the next. At the moment I am home-based because there isn't an RHS garden nearby for an office but I am very excited that the North West has been chosen as the location for the 5th RHS Garden, RHS Bridgewater in Salford, Greater Manchester, so one day I may have an office there.
This year I have been working with three housing associations, to help them get their tenants involved with their green spaces and growing edibles. I have helped 20 schools to design and build a school garden exhibit at the RHS Flower Show Tatton Park. I visited many schools to help and advise on how to set up a school garden and helped to transform a grey, litter strewn patch of land in Cheetham into a beautiful garden. This year we are hoping to work with more young people on projects as we want to promote horticulture as a career to be proud of.
I love to travel, I love everything about plants and my purpose in life is to inspire non gardeners to become gardeners and the best bit of all is that I continue to learn new things myself. So what better job could there be?
Pots of noodle
A day in the life of a Community Outreach Advisor
We're a UK charity established to share the best in gardening. We want to enrich everyone's life through plants, and make the UK a greener and more beautiful place.
Join the RHS today and get 12 months for the price of 9