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Interests

  • Disability

Activities

  • Gardening

Our service users enjoy growing their own vegetables, fruits and other plants and learning about nature and ecology. We are looking for someone to help out with the gardening group that is run weekly on the unit. The role includes general maintenance of the garden and preparing activities for service users to work on in the group time with guidance and support from our Recreational and Vocational Co-ordinator.

What skills do I need?

Excellent communication skills Awareness of the importance of risk assessment Keen gardener with good knowledge of horticulture

Interests

  • Disability

Activities

  • Gardening

Details

  • Accessibility
  • Age restrictions
    Must be over 18
  • DBS check required
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
    All contact with service users would be with another member of staff and there would be regular one to one meetings
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Slot Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No
Afternoon No No No No No No No
Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

The group runs once a week for approximately one hour, however depending on availability preparation could be carried out at other times - we are flexible

Location

Kerwin Court
Five Oaks Road
Slinfold
West Sussex
RH13 0TP

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