Nick Blewitt – Lead sessional worker
Nick has a 15 year background as a social worker working with people with mental health problems, learning difficulties and the elderly. He has studied both horticulture and permaculture, graduating in Biodynamic Agriculture at Emerson College in March 2010. He is also qualified at City and Guilds Level 2 and RHS Level 3 in Horticulture. He currently runs a professional gardening business and runs therapeutic horticulture groups.
“The idea of ‘Nurture through Nature’ is to address social and therapeutic needs in the community. I feel the organisation suits me well as it is a way to maximise my skills by combining all of my vocational training to date.”