Find jobs and courses with Grow Careers

Grow horticultural careers We've joined forces with the Institute of Horticulture, The National Trust, English Heritage and the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew to set up the GROW initiative and let people know about the great opportunities horticulture has to offer.

Grow Careers


Work for the RHSCarers at the RHS

We employ more than 700 people. From gardeners to shop assistants, carpenters to botanists, show managers to finance assistants - we've got a huge variety of opportunities.

RHS Vacancies


Competitions to kick-start your career

Start your career in horticulture with a boost - enter one of our RHS gardening competitions

RHS Qualifications and training courses

We offer a comprehensive education programme, for those wanting to gain qualifications and or experience before entering the horticultural trade.

RHS qualifications

Work-based training

Find out more about some of our successful students and their horticultural careers.

Read our student stories

Why Horticulture Matters

Our report - called Horticulture Matters - calls on the Government, employers and those in the education system to take action and safeguard the critical role that horticulture plays in Britain today.

The report aims to:

  • Improve perceptions of horticulture

  • Encourage the  inclusion of horticulture within the National Curriculum

  • Support horticulture in higher and further education

  • Safeguard skills within research, food and the environment

More about Horticulture Matters

Download the report

Courses & workshops

Learn a new skill or brush up on old ones with a workshop or short course with the RHS.

Find a course

Get involved

The Royal Horticultural Society is the UK’s leading gardening charity. We aim to enrich everyone’s life through plants, and make the UK a greener and more beautiful place.