Gardening Volunteer

  • VO69649


Description

Play Alloa is the leading provider of play and social opportunities for children and adults with disabilities and additional support needs from Clackmannanshire, providing a range of group based activity sessions. They also provide a range of Parent/Carer activities including: regular information sessions; drop-in facilities, a support group, an information base, regular support and information through social media and newsletter. Play Alloa also work with families to draw up individual support packages.

Website – www.playalloa.co.uk

Play Alloa are looking for a volunteer who has gardening experience and can support our maintenance crew (two young adults with Additional Support Needs) in looking after our garden. At the moment, the crew are in every Wednesday between 10am and 2pm and so we need someone who is available at this time and day each week.

Training is provided for working with our young people, and we will ensure you have your PVG in place. To carry out this role, you need to have some gardening experience, and be a positive, reliable person with a good sense of humour.

Organisation aims and objectives

Play, social, oppertunities for children & adults with special and additional needs via groups and play sessions.

Availability

Mon

Tue

Wed

Thu

Fri

Sat

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Morning
Afternoon
Evening

Restrictions

Experience required: Experience working with children would be beneficial but not required.
Travel details: Expenses will be paid
Minimum age: 14

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Taster available: Yes
Training details: Volunteers undergo an induction to familiarise them with all Play Alloa policies and procedures relevant to the role they fulfil. You will also receive on the job training and support throughout your placement.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 14 days ago