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Volunteer at Yorkshire Lavender

Every year, many people join us to help take care of our beautiful gardens whilst making new friends, learning new skills and knowledge and sharing a love of horticulture.

During each season, along with general gardening duties, you may be approached by visitors who want to ask questions about general gardening tips but most enquires are about lavender plants.

To enquire about volunteer work please email us or call 01653 609228


• In the gardens, our volunteers help us maintain the high standards of an award-winning garden.

• In the gift shop, our volunteers perform a wide range of tasks, from meeting and greeting visitors to assisting with setting up for events and much more. 

We aim to provide a professional framework which volunteers can work safely and have proper support. We are keen to help everyone enjoy their volunteering experience throughout.

What skills, qualities and experience do I need?

 A basic level of horticultural knowledge;

 An interest in horticulture and working outdoors;

The ability to work as part of a team and on your own;

The ability to undertake physical work for a period of time, year round, in all weathers.



25% discount off food and drink in EJ's Tearoom;

10% off plants and in the Gift Shop;

FREE entry to the Lavender Gardens, plus 1 companion;

1 FREE workshop course throughout the year.

We currently do not have any positions available

Current Job Opportunities:

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