Career Opportunities

What can you do as a trained herbalist?

Career opportunities for Practical Herbalist graduates:

  • Facilitate herbal workshops
  • Work in the health and wellness retail sector
  • Grow, maintain and harvest your own herbal garden
  • Support friends and family with herbal remedies for common ailments
  • Facilitate local plant identification walks


Career opportunities for Master Herbalist graduates:

  • Create herbal preparations
  • Write herbal articles, blog posts
  • Support your community with herbal remedies for more complex pathologies
  • Manage a dispensary
  • Facilitate herbal and nutrition seminars
  • Consulting services for herbal companies

*Plus any of the career options listed under the Practical herbalist graduates


Career options for Clinical Herbalist graduates

  • Work in an integrative clinic
  • Open your own practice to assist clients with health issues
  • Create courses and teach at a herbal school
  • Herbal medicine and plant advocacy at the local and national levels

*Plus any of the career options listed under the Practical and Master

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Herbal Job Postings

Our team curates current job postings and opportunities within the herb world & the realm of natural health. Check back often for updates!!!

The Nest Clinic is Hiring!

P/T Clinic Assistant - Vancouver BC

Shift tasks:
  • Greeting patients
  • Billing
  • Helping organize my schedule
  • Dispensing powdered herbs (and helping maintain an organized herbal pharmacy)
  • Knowing and being able to help with retail (including skincare, gua sha, ear seeds, facial cups)
  • Buzzing patents in
  • Laundry
  • Helping change the tables over between patients
  • Helping maintain cleanliness
  • Helping maintain visually interesting retail space

I’m looking for somebody who is good at multitasking, friendly and compassionate, intuitive and aware of what others need to feel comfortable (ie not talking too much to them before treatments if they are trying to relax). Somebody who is good with computers and efficient at getting other jobs done on the fly.

Rate of pay: $17/ hour
Need two 6 hour shifts per week
Monday – 1:30-7pm
Tuesday, weds, Thursday – 8:30-2pm
*for sure need Monday right away.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $17.00 per hour

Schedule: 8 hour shift

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Internship Openings

Check back here often for updates and to explore internship and volunteer opportunities within herbalist guilds and associations, herbal conferences, Wild Rose College, and the herbal community at large.

Wild Rose College Internship


We accept interns at Wild Rose Herbal College. Work for trade or earn credits and learn practical skills in the company of esteemed herbalists. Contact us at [email protected] for more info and write ‘Internship’ in your subject line.

Note that we may not find immediate placement for you. However, we appreciate your application and will contact you when intern positions open. ~Botanical blessings from the Wild Rose team