Employment

Thank you for your interest in the Garden!

Please review open positions. If you are interested  in applying, provide by email a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to resumes@naplesgarden.org. All applications and resumes will be reviewed and you will be notified of the status of your application soon.


Front Desk Receptionist/Administrative Assistant

Department: Administration
The front desk receptionist/administrative assistant performs routine clerical and administrative work in answering telephones, receiving the public, providing customer assistance, data processing, and record-keeping. Deals with a diverse group of important external callers and visitors as well as internal contacts at all levels of the organization. READ MORE.


Administrative Assistant in Operations

Department: Operations
Naples Botanical Garden is seeking an organized and motivated Administrative Assistant to support the Operations and Horticulture departments. READ MORE.


Summer Camp Teacher

Department: Education
Camp teachers provide students with a safe, fun, and educational summer camp experience. Duties include assisting with sign-in and sign-out of students; daily set-up, delivery and clean-up for all camp programs and activities; working with and managing volunteer mentors; communicating with parents, Garden staff, and mentors; writing daily and final reports of the program; and ensuring a successful camp program at the Garden. READ MORE.


Children’s Garden Assistant – Part-time

Department: Education
Assist with operation of the Vicky C. and David Byron Smith Children’s Garden including plantings and garden features, education programs, special events, volunteers, and interpretation. This is a part-time position. READ MORE.


Interpretation Internship

Department: Education
Assist in the development and refining of interpretive materials for use in training volunteer Garden docents. This is a part-time position. READ MORE.


Internship – Buehler Family Foundation Enabling Garden

Department: Education
Collaborate with Garden staff, volunteers, and community partners to develop and deliver regionally and seasonally appropriate therapeutic programming for the Garden’s target audiences and assist in the daily horticultural and interpretational activities in the Buehler Enabling Garden. READ MORE.


Internship – Karen and Robert Scott Florida Garden

Department: Conservation
Collaborate with Garden staff and volunteers in the maintenance and management of the Scott Florida Garden and propagation of plants for the Garden. READ MORE.


Internship – Naples Garden Club Idea Garden

Department: Horticulture
Collaborate with Garden staff, volunteers, and community partners to design, plan, and interpret novel horticultural displays that a home gardener can recreate in their own garden and assist in the daily horticultural and interpretational activities in the Naples Garden Club Idea Garden. READ MORE.


Plant Health Manager

Department: Horticulture
This position requires a strong background in the use of sustainable practices to manage and maintain healthy plant collections and displays throughout the Garden. The Specialist is responsible for development and implementation of an Integrated Pest Management plan to ensure the highest quality plant collections, including preventive, biological, cultural and chemical control methods.  Manage and work with staff and volunteers to maintain and inventory growing facilities and assist horticulture staff in incorporating appropriate collections into the Garden. READ MORE.