Gardens and Grounds Volunteer

  • VO94997


We appreciate and value the support given to us at RGA by volunteers. Our volunteers help and support our residents, garden, social enterprise projects and charity to grow and develop. They become part of the community, which is at the heart of River Garden.

If you are interested in gardening, you can volunteer at our grounds in Auchincruive. If you have skills and enthusiasm to support our work in the garden, here are some of the duties that you might enjoy doing:

  • Weeding
  • Bed construction
  • Planting and sowing
  • Harvesting and watering
  • Scrub clearance
  • Guided walks

Desirable Qualities

  • A passion for horticulture and gardening
  • Happy working in a team
  • Enjoy working in an outdoor situation
  • To be reasonably physically fit (garden tasks can be physically demanding)
  • Have a basic knowledge of ornamental and edible plants.