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Sessional Tutors

We are looking for enthusiastic sessional tutors to join our education team, delivering experiential outdoor learning programmes for visiting schools, SEND groups, school holiday programmes and community and visitor groups, on an ad-hoc basis.

The hourly rate is £10.90-£15.28 depending on the role.

To apply please complete an application form and send it to

Housekeeper and Guest Support Team Member

Hours: 20 hours a week to be worked flexibly

Salary: £9.90 per hour

Bore Place is expanding its housekeeping team and is looking for a friendly and efficient person to join us to help with housekeeping, cleaning of all our properties, welcoming and looking after guests, food service and some basic food prep. Applicants should be hands-on, flexible with a positive attitude and good team skills, as well as being able to work to high standards with regard to cleaning and hygiene. 

Please see the Job Description for further information. 

 To apply please send the following to 

  • a letter including a statement outlining why you are suitable for this role
  • your CV including 2 details for 2 references

Improbable at Bore Place

Our partner Improbable, a ground-breaking arts and improvisation group, which hopes to relocate some of its team to Bore Place are looking for a new full-time Administrator. Tasks will include financial administration, managing Improbable communications and helping organise the organisation. You can see the full job description and access the application form here

Bore Place Organic Market Garden

The Market Garden at Bore Place is 6½ acres (all outdoors) and supplies box schemes around Brighton and London as well as some wholefood shops. We grow a wide range of vegetables and do most of the propagating ourselves. During the season you will see and experience sowing, planting crop maintenance and harvesting.

The market garden is a medium-scale veg growing business. If you want to learn about producing for wholesale on a reasonable scale and learn about the ins and outs of it, I am keen to share whatever I know and see it as a practical training opportunity as well. I can accommodate 1 person during the season and the work is paid. Please send an email to me for more information - Metske van der Laan - and tell us something about yourself and the experience you have. The search for new seasonal workers starts every year around December/January, so if you're looking for something around that time, please get in touch. 

We have found two seasonal growers for 2022. Please feel free to send your CV for future consideration. 


Volunteer Minibus Driver

We are looking for drivers to get the Bore Place Minibus on the road and help us connect with marginalised and disadvantaged communities. With your help, we can make sure groups who would otherwise miss out can come and enjoy Bore Place and take part in our activities in here.  

You must have a clean driving licence and be eligible to drive a minibus ( Training will be provided.

We would love to hear from you if you are able to commit at least two days a month to driving for us. 

Please contact if you are interested in getting involved.

Other voluntary opportunities

Opportunities arise across the organisation to work alongside our staff in the gardens, kitchen, office and education teams. Take a look at our Volunteer page.


Bore Place has lots of opportunities for students and others to gain work experience. Take a look at our Work Experience page.


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