A Fresh Career in Horticulture


Hi, my name is Josh.

I am busy cultivating a fresh career in horticulture!

Horticulture is not just a direction for me, but a passion.
I am very interested in:

I am interested in roles involving gardening, landscaping, nursery, and parks and gardens management.

I built this website using skills from my previous career to showcase my attributes:

Horticulture is my future; can you help support my transition to full-time work in this industry?

I am keen, ready to work today and looking for opportunties for both voluntary and paid work experience.
Could you, or someone you know use someone like me?

Contact Josh

The Plan

Startup Timeline

The two most important parts of the plan are:

Check my progress journal, or Checkout my extensive self-study notes on Horticulture, or A Bibliography (my reading)

My Background

I have an employment background in Computer Software Engineering. So what is a tech guy like me doing in Horticulture?

About a year ago, I realised I was no longer finding fulfilment in computing or the tech culture. There was something missing.

I realised that it wasn't software itself that gave me satisfaction, but my ability to solve real-world problems and to express myself creatively.

Horticulture is a broad field that has a lot of personal cross-over with long-held interests and desires:

Whilst I see my future in horticulture, I will bring my tech skills and experience along for the ride. Good tech can help with communication, education, analysis and business processes.

Download my resumé (PDF, September 2017)

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