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Canadian Horticultural Therapy Association

Therapeutic Horticultural and Horticultural Therapy Job Postings


In the Job Postings area all CHTA member employers who have HT or TH related job openings may have information posted for all visitors to the CHTA website. If permission has been obtained from the posting source, opportunities may also be forwarded from other sources including newspapers, internet resources, and HRDC listings for businesses or government agencies.

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Please note that CHTA volunteer staff do not compose postings. Information needs to be succinct, accurate, and copy ready in order to be posted on this page.

Position Description Contact
Horticultural Therapist and Organic Gardener wanted Canadian Organic Growers –Ottawa is looking for a horticultural therapist and organic gardener to work in its Senior Organic Gardeners program at 6 locations delivering workshops involving seniors in planning, planting, caring for and harvesting their organic vegetables, herbs and edible flowers. The strategic plan is laid out in accordance with our successful grant application which ends October 2018. This could be part or full time depending on qualifications and experience which will also determine the salary. Mileage within the City of Ottawa is reimbursed as well as approved expenses. A vehicle and valid driver’s license are essential.
Applications close on Friday, January 31, 2018.
This position is funded in part by the Ontario Trillium Foundation.
For information please contact: Send a covering letter and resume to Applications without a covering letter will not be considered. Only selected candidates will be offered an interview that will take place during February. For more information about this opportunity, please consult our website
Horticultural Therapist wanted Eden Gardens, a dementia care home located in Nanaimo, BC is looking for a Horticultural Therapist.
Duties: To plan and deliver gardening-based activities, either on a one on one basis or in a group setting to our 130 residents living with dementia.
Commitment: 16 hour per week
Supplies are provided.
Hourly rate: To be negotiated
For information please contact:
Carolina Ponsford
People, Plants & Homes Assistant required People, Plants & Homes Assistant required for BC Housing for Short Term/Part Time work in Burnaby. Incumbent works as part of the team to increase the tenant participation in People Plants & Homes Programs. The position rotates through a variety of both clerical and program support, and establishing good working relationship with tenants. Interested candidates please visit to view the detailed job description and to apply for the job.
Horticultural Therapist wanted Horticultural Therapist wanted for a 4 hour/week contract in a 76 bed complex care facility in Richmond, BC. Individuals must have excellent communications skills, work well both independently and in a multidisciplinary setting. Prior experience with seniors in a special care unit an asset. Please contact Kate Hrudey
(604) 278-1296 ext. 224
ON-SITE SPECIALISTS hiring Horticultural Therapists Horticultural Therapists wanted for part-time ongoing work in contracted long term care facilities. Work is throughout the GTA including Etobicoke, Brampton, Mississauga, Scarborough, etc. Individuals must have excellent communications skills, work well both independently and in a multidisciplinary setting. Prior experience with seniors an asset. Please fax resume to 416-785-0846
or e-mail resume to