Trainee Horticultural Editor

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
£16,250 per annum
13 Oct 2016
26 Oct 2016
Full Time
Contract Type

Trainee Horticultural Editor

RHS Media, Churchgate, Peterborough, PE1 1TT

£16,250 per annum – 1 year fixed term contract

We have an exciting opportunity for our 12-month traineeship, which will provide an unrivalled introduction to horticultural publishing, working across RHS publications including The Garden magazine and RHS website (

The successful candidate will receive a thorough grounding in all aspects of content creation, editing, writing, researching and publishing both in magazines and online.

The position is based in Peterborough, working on the UK's leading gardening magazine and award winning website: The Garden is circulated monthly to all 460,000 RHS members, and is viewed by up to 3,000,000 visitors.  
Our digital products (including blogs, newsletters, videos and podcasts) are also developed from the offices, as are show guides, specialist publications and book publishing operation. 

Formal on-the-job training will be given; however, ideally you should have the following:

  • A recognised horticultural qualification, practical horticultural experience and an aptitude for creative writing.

To apply please visit our website via the link.

All applications should be received by 4pm 26 October 2016.