Garden Volunteer

Are you over 18 and unemployed, working less than 16 hours a week or currently unable to work due to family or mental or physical health problems?

Would you like to get fit, make friends, work outside growing fresh organic food and improve your chances of getting a new job?

Then being a Garden volunteer at the Dig It Community Allotment could be for you!

The allotment is child friendly and children are very welcome with their parents .

The site is also wheelchair accessible with a disabled adapted composting toilet.

The Volunteer days run from 10.30- 4pm (approx. earlier in inclement weather or midwinter) but volunteers can arrive and leave whenever suits them within this time).

Skills

No previous experience is required but you must be enthusiastic, friendly and enjoy working outside and working with people. Full training will be given.

People under 18, in work or not looking to return to work can still volunteer at the Dig It Community Allotment as a Gardening Volunteer.


Details

  • Accessibility
    The allotment is childfriendly and children are very welcome with their parents . The site is also wheelchair accessible with a disabled adapted composting toilet.
  • DBS check required
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
    Travel
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Suitable for under 18s
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 22/08/2018

End Date: 31/12/2019

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Morning No Yes No No Yes No No
Afternoon No Yes No No Yes No No
Evening No No No No No No No

Location

This opportunity is available in: Uttlesford


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