Do you have a passion for gardening? Put it to good use!
Gardening / Outdoor work volunteers needed for Thrive in RG7
Thrive is the leading charity in the UK that uses gardening to bring about positive changes in the lives of people who are living with disabilities or ill health, or are isolated, disadvantaged or vulnerable. This is known as social and therapeutic horticulture.
We need someone to keep the plant sales area attractive to maximise income from sales.
- daily care of plants including watering, pruning, re-potting, weeding and cleaning.
- maintaining the stock levels
- creating plant displays
We are looking for someone:
- with a passion for gardening,
- some gardening experience
- flexible and willing attitude
- friendly, polite and reliable
- team player
- professional approach to work.
This role does not include supporting our clients.
Location address line 1
Trunkwell Garden Project
Car parking for the volunteer?
Secure bicycle parking?
How much time?
A few hours a week
What times and days of the week?
Mon AMMon PMTue AMTue PMWed AMWed PMThu AMThu PMFri AMFri PM
Any of these times
Additional timing details
Time commitment is flexible, half to one day per week dependent on time of year
Gardening / Outdoor work
Will suit someone like this:
Prefers a specific roleSelf organised/motivatedLikes team workHappy to work soloCreativeEnjoys working outsideLikes to get hands dirtyPhysically fit
Post suitable for supported volunteering?
Induction and Health and Safety training
Description of support
Guidance on all tasks and regular volunteer meetings
Description of expenses
Following approval by Centre Manager
Will I need my own transportation?
Will the volunteer be CRB or DBS checked?
Are references required?
Will there be an interview?
Are they properly insured?
Do they need a specific gender?
How many volunteers needed?
Opportunity added on
11 August 2016