A passion for plants

a volunteer advises visitors on their purchases at Glendurgan plant centre

Plant Centre volunteers provide a warm welcome for all visitors to the Glendurgan Plant Centre, advising them on purchases and giving plant information. They help to keep the area tidy and presentable and may on occasion assist with deliveries.

What's involved

Working with the retail team to promote National Trust products to visitors
• Providing a warm, friendly welcome to all visitors as the public face of the National Trust
• Assisting visitors to the plant centre, answering questions and providing information and keeping the area looking tidy and presentable
• Learning about everything that is on offer at Glendurgan Garden so you can answer any questions and assist/encourage visitors to make the best of their day
• Becoming familiar with and then following the National Trust’s Health and Safety Policy at all times

Snowdrops in spring at Glendurgan
a close up of a snowdrop flower at Glendurgan

This role will suit you if you are...

  • enthusiastic and friendly
  • enjoy meeting people and like working as part of a team
  • An interest in gardens/gardening would be useful but is not essential. However, you need to be keen to learn

By getting involved you could

• Become part of a friendly and dedicated team
• Meet people from all walks of life and make new friends
• Improve your communication skills
• Enjoy the great outdoors

Email us or ring 01326 252020 to find out more or fill in an application form online