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Title

Gardener - Client Support Volunteer

Provide practical support to maintain the garden and pond area
Location
Basildon, Essex
Hours
Variable
Expenses
Reasonable, pre-agreed expenses will be reimbursed

Benefits of Volunteering

  • Support clients to develop and maintain the garden & pond area

  • Encourage clients to grow fruit and vegetables

  • Helping with the practical work in the garden including the greenhouse, raised beds, vegetable plots, lawns and borders.

  • Planting up hanging baskets

  • No experience is necessary and all enthusiastic gardeners are welcome

  • Become part of a passionate and supportive team.

  • Help make a real difference to the lives of disabled and disadvantaged people.

  • Gain new experiences and develop skills and confidence.

  • Meet new people.

  • Spend your time doing something that is worthwhile and rewarding

  • Reimbursement of reasonable travel expenses

  • Certificated training provided to prepare you for your role

  • Day to day support from a designated member of staff

  • Have fun!

If you wish to apply for this Vilunteer positiion, please download and application pack and send it to volunteering@papworthtrust.org.uk or post to HR, Bernard Sunley Centre, Papworth Everard, CB23 3RG.