Handyman/Gardening Volunteer

  • VO91448


Description

Aberdeenshire Council Sheltered Housing requires gardener / handyperson, to work alongside tenants, doing the bits of gardening some of our tenants no longer can easily do; just popping into a scheme on a day previously arranged with staff or tenants, having a chat with them, and deciding how best to assist them over a cup of tea and a chat. This is an informal role and means such a lot to the tenants who are looking for that level of support, the benefits to overall wellbeing from interacting with tenants in their garden are second to none, and you as a volunteer you will have the enormous satisfaction and personal fulfilment in making a difference to our older generations, Some of the duties could be, planting bulbs, trees, shrubs, and general gardening duties such as weeding and simple routine gardening tasks. cleaning bird tables, bird feeders.

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Restrictions

Minimum age: 21

Support

Training details: Object and /or People Handling • GDPR/Data Protection • Adult protection • Food Hygiene (if required) • Personal Protective Equipment – PPE • Any other training as identified at

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