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Garden Manager/Curator - Lord & Schryver Conservancy

01 Nov 2018 11:21 AM | Oregon Museums Association (Administrator)

The Garden Manager/Curator is primarily responsible for managing the restoration and maintenance of the historic gardens at Gaiety Hollow for public enrichment. Gaiety Hollow, located the heart of a historic district in Salem Oregon, was the home, garden and studio of Lord and Schryver, two notable landscape architects who introduced a new style of gardening to the Pacific Northwest.

The Garden Manager is also responsible, to a lesser degree, for the coordination with other entities, for the restoration and maintenance of the Lord & Schryver-designed gardens at neighboring Deepwood, a former residence but now a public park.

The position provides the opportunity to assume a leadership role in restoring the garden while also overseeing its maintenance. The Garden Manager/Curator will represent the garden to the public and support program development enabling Gaiety Hollow to become a cultural and educational center for the community.

$48,000-52,000, based on experience.
$2,000 professional development reimbursement.

$3,000 health benefits subsidy.

Hiring Timeline
First review of applications will take place on November 30, 2018. Notification will be sent by December 15, 2018 Application process opened until position filled.

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