Other career choices

There are many careers that are linked to, or overlap with landscape architecture. The creation, design, management and maintenance of public space, parks, gardens, rural and city landscapes offer good opportunities to find a lifetime of job satisfaction. The organisations listed here offer inspiration for a range of career choices.

Green Spaces is an organisation dedicated to improving parks and green spaces by raising awareness, involving communities and creating skilled professionals.

LANTRA is the sector skills council for environmental and land-based sectors, representing organisations across the UK, from horticulture and landscape to agriculture and animal care.

B Constructive is the official careers site of Construction Skills - the skills council for construction, covering careers such as architecture, building and surveying.

Direct.Gov Careers Advice offers a range of careers advice and a searchable database with descriptions of careers and links for further information.

Grow Careers is a new website providing information on the varied careers within the horticulture sector.


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