Description

Help us keep Rosewell looking beautiful by helping to maintain our community planters and green spaces. Opportunities also available in our sensory garden at The Steading.
Supported by our Community Activities Assistant you will work with a team of volunteers headed up by a lead volunteer. You will be involved in planning and taking part in activities dependant on the season. This will include weeding, planting, pruning, watering, feeding and general maintenance in the various areas around the village and in The Steading including our Sensory Garden and vegetable patch.

Organisation aims and objectives

To enhance the economic, social, and environmental sustainability of Rosewell through the creation of opportunities for the local community. This includes to provide or assist in providing recreational facilities and/or organising recreational activities which will be available to members of the community and public at large with the object of improving the conditions of life for the community.

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2 hours per month. This role is very flexible and we are looking for volunteers with varying availability

Restrictions

Experience required: Gardening experience helpful but not essential. Reliable, helpful and Ability to work as part of a team
Travel details: We are accessible by Lothian Bus route 49.
Minimum age: 16

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Reasonable travel expenses will be reimbursed. Bus tickets must be provided.
Training details: We will provide a full induction to our building and COVID policies. We can provide on going training such as 1st aid and food hygiene. Sarah will be available throughout the week to provide support.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 3 months 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.