Volunteer Gardener (Rouken Glen Park)

  • VO86079
  • Suitable for groups


Description

Whether you have green fingers or you’re a complete novice, we have some great areas in need of some attention so the people we support can enjoy them.

The role will involve general gardening including planting, weeding and general maintenance.

Organisation aims and objectives

All the work carried out by Cosgrove Care is underpinned by a strongly held set of values and beliefs known as the values of inclusion. This philosophy, where all people, regardless of ability, are seen to be citizens of worth, drives us in our mission to support people who are isolated or at risk of isolation to take power and control in their own lives. Our work is about Justice, Empowerment, Relationships, Trust and Support.

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Restrictions

Experience required: We are keen to hear from both experienced and inexperienced gardeners
Travel details: Rouken Glen Park, Rouken Glen Road, Giffnock, G46 7JL (within YES site)
Minimum age: 16

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Flexible to suit volunteer
Taster available: Yes
Taster details: We can arrange mutually convenient times for taster sessions
Training details: Volunteer induction and on-going support from Cosgrove Care Volunteer Co-ordinator
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated a month ago

Please note, organisations are currently experiencing a large volume of enquiries from people looking to help out. They may not always be able to meet this demand so please be patient, you may not receive a quick response or be assigned to a role.