Horticulture & Gardening volunteer

Help is needed for all types of gardening in our beautiful surroundings including the vineyard. Help our service users with planting and growing herbs and wild flowers, fruit and vegetables. One week you might be weeding., another sowing seed, another picking or pruning lavender. It is very varied and not too strenuous. There is a small friendly group of us. This is an opportunity to show us how to or to Improve your own gardening skills, make new friends , get the benefits of being outside and feel part of this wonderful part of Braintree Essex.

Skills

Basic or professional gardening experience. You need to enjoy working with others and have an understanding and patience with people who have mental health issues.


Details

  • Suitable for under 18s
  • DBS check required
    Organisation (Keep Growing will address this when necessary)
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Expenses reimbursed
    To be discussed and agreed before hand
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Written role description
  • Accessibility
  • Volunteer induction
  • Ongoing support
  • Health and Safety Policy

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 21/02/2018

End Date: 21/02/2019

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning No No No No No No No
Afternoon No No No No No No No
Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

We can work around you


Location

Great Lodge
Braintree Road
Gt.Bardfield Braintree
Essex
CM7 4QD

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