Horticulture Activities Assistant - Orkney

  • VO90054


St Colms has a large polytunnel and garden area with cold frames where they grow and sell plants. We are looking for volunteers to assist adults with learning disabilities with horticulture activities.This could be in the polytunnel or outdoors. Tasks include sowing seeds, planting out seedlings, weeding and watering.

Organisation aims and objectives

Provides valuable work-related opportunities for adults with learning disabilities in Orkney.


PVG will be required before volunteer can work with clients.
Experience required: This would suit someone with an interest in gardening but experience is not necessary as training will be given. Tasks will be arranged to suit ability and preference.


Training details: Induction covers health and safety, confidentiality and an insight into working with adults with learning disabilities.
Support: Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet