Work For Us

Do you want to make a difference to Milton Keynes’ green spaces and communities?

The Parks Trust is a self-financing charity that cares for over 6,000 acres of green space across the city. Our aim is to provide inspirational, diverse and sustainable parks, lakes and woods that will be loved by the people of Milton Keynes, forever.

There are a diverse range of roles within The Parks Trust including landscape management, finance, property management, marketing, events and outdoor learning. We’re often searching for new people to join our team who share our passion for the outdoors, parks and the environment.

Our Employee Benefits
  • Competitive salary
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Excellent contributory pension scheme (up to 10% employer contribution)
  • Income protection and life assurance cover
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity allowances
  • Medical cash plan
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Generous annual leave entitlement increasing with long service
  • Salary sacrifice schemes for Tech purchases and electric cars
  • Great office in a parkland setting with free parking

Equal Opportunities

We are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.

Current Vacancies

Check out our current career opportunities below or for more information about working for us, please email recruitment@theparkstrust.com.

We are regularly looking for new people to join our landscape and forestry team, so if you're interested in this type of role but the right position for you isn't listed below, please get in touch to discuss what opportunities might be available.

  • Landscape and Forestry Trainee (Level 1)
    • Expiry date: 16 October 2022
    • Location: Milton Keynes
    • Salary: £20,760 per annum (Initially Fixed Term Contract 18 months)

    This is a fantastic opportunity to join an 18-month training scheme and develop a career in amenity horticulture.

  • Green Infrastructure Officer
    • Expiry date: 16 October 2022
    • Location: Milton Keynes
    • Salary: £34,000 - £36,000 per annum (depending on experience)

    We are seeking an enthusiastic, energetic and inspiring person to take on an exciting role that will help us keep Milton Keynes a green city.


Discover our parks

  • We have received the Green Flag Award for our entire network of parks for the sixth year in a row!
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