Volunteer Gardener for the Hospice

To assist the team in maintaining the hospice gardens to a high standard.  Depending on the season and what you are looking for, we have a huge variety of tasks in and around the gardens and have something to suit everyone.  There are a team of dedicated garden volunteers who between them keep our wonderful grounds looking pristine all year round - from planting to weeding and everything in-between there is always something to do!   Come as a group, with a friend or solo - we would love your help!

Tasks may include:

  • Tending/weeding flowerbeds
  • Cutting grass
  • Planting and caring for herb garden
  • Maintain water features
  • Planting summer and winter bedding plants
  • Tending fruit trees and harvesting fruit


An enthusiasm for gardening.

Physical ability to fulfil the requirements of the role including safe moving and handling


  • Accessibility
  • Data Protection policy
  • DBS check required
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • 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: 11/10/2020

End Date: 31/12/2022

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

Availability Details

Different days/shifts available.


This opportunity is available in: Chelmsford

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