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Gardening/Horticulture Jobs

  1. Job Title: Greenhouse Manager

    Organization: Gedney Farms Nursery

    Job Description: Planting and growing products; supervising greenhouse staff; product maintenance and care; overseeing daily operations of greenhouse; managing, scouting, and receiving nursery stock.

    For more Information: Greenhouse Manager for Gedney Farms Nursery

    Date Posted: 5/9/22

  2. Job Title: Gardener I

    Organization: City Of New York Parks & Recreation

    Job Description: Under supervision, assist in the planting and cultivating of trees, flowers and shrubs, including tasks such as digging up, balling, burlapping, transplanting trees and shrubs; digging up and transplanting sod; potting flowers and plants; propagating plant life and pruning and spraying trees, shrubs and plants.

    For more Information: Gardener I for City of New York Parks & Recreation

    Date Posted: 5/2/22

Horticultural Therapy Jobs

  1. Job Title: Therapeutic Horticulture Instructor

    Organization: The Horticultural Society of New York

    Job Description: The Horticultural Society of New York (the Hort) is seeking a Therapeutic Horticulture Instructor for our world-renowned GreenHouse program on Rikers Island. The ideal candidate has a background in horticultural therapy or vocational rehabilitation with an emphasis on horticulture. The full-time Therapeutic Horticulture Instructor will predominantly work with women and men age 18+ who are currently incarcerated.

    For more Information: Therapeutic Horticulture Instructor | New York, NY

    Date Posted: 4/21/22

  2. Job Title: Therapeutic Horticulture Program Manager

    Organization: The Horticultural Society of New York

    Job Description: The Horticultural Society of New York (the Hort) is seeking a Therapeutic Horticulture Program Manager to manage daily operations for our Rikers program and support our expansion of therapeutic horticulture across New York City. The Program Manager must have excellent understanding in theory and practice of applied therapeutic horticulture with a variety of populations, an entrepreneurial spirit, and a desire to build upon a growing Therapeutic Horticulture department within The Hort.

    For more Information: Therapeutic Horticulture Program Manager

    Date Posted: 4/21/22

  3. Job Title: Horticulture Education Assistant

    Organization: The Frelinghuysen Arboretum/Haggerty Education Center

    Job Description: Work with Senior Program specialist in developing and teaching horticulture programming including but limited to horticultural therapy, kids’ programs and adult programs.

    For more Information: Education Assistant at The Frelinghuysen Arboretum/Haggerty Education Center

    Date Posted: 4/21/22

  4. Job Title: Horticulture Therapist / Specialist

    Organization: The Center for Discovery

    Job Description: Utilize horticultural-related activities to positively impact the health, wellness and vitality of individuals with complex conditions. Create and implement dynamic, therapeutically based experiences that promote the development of skills. Complete all facets of documentation, from assessment to treatment summary, in order to illustrate both quantitative and qualitative outcomes. Design and maintain therapeutic gardens, greenhouses, and other outdoor locations.

    For more Information: Horticulture Therapist for the Center for Discovery

    Date Posted: 4/21/22