Gardening and the Environment Volunteers


Role Title: Gardening and the Environment Volunteers


Time commitment: 2 - 7 hours per week


Role description: To work with other volunteers to maintain community gardens like Woodhouse Community Centre, Pennington Street and St Mark's. To undertake community environmental projects like a litter pick up or other activities that improve the local area like Woodhouse in Bloom or a community art project.


Main tasks: To maintain the community gardens.. To support other gardening volunteers by sharing skills and knowledge. To work with Oblong to ensure the Health and Safety of volunteers and visitors to the garden. To plan and deliver projects that improve our local community.


Skills description: Experience of maintaining a garden / allotment / piece of land. Ability to working with others and develop their skills and understanding. An understanding of basic Health and Safety in the garden. 


Benefits from this role/Support given: The maintenance and development of a marvelous community garden spaces shared by our community. Regular supervision and support is provided.


Any other Requirements: 

A recent Data Barring Service check (CRB check) is required. If you do not have one then we will undertake a check.


Interested? Then complete our on-line Application Form