Volunteer Gardening Assistant @ Falinge Park Rochdale

Vintage Worx is a Community Development Trust based in Falinge Park in Rochdale who are offering a number of fantastic part-time volunteering opportunites to 18-24 year olds within the park.  The Volunteer Gardening Assistants positions are a great opportunity for anyone wishing to gain valuable experience and relevent training qualifications.

What tasks will the volunteers be required to do?

  • Help clear garden area within Falinge Park
  • Work in a team to help regenerate the area
  • Maintain outdoor area
  • Complete a Emergency First Aid at Work Qualification

What will volunteers gain from this opportunity?

  • Experience in a working in an outdoor landscaping environment
  • Emergency First Aid at Work qualification
  • Help and support to identify areas for development and employment progression opportunities
  • Experience working within a team environment
  • Increased time management, planning and organisation skills

Are there any specific skills and abilities required for this opportunity?

  • A good amount of common sense and ability to use initiative
  • Excellent standard of personal hygiene
  • Good team working skills and ability to follow instructions
  • Friendly and polite personality with a willingness to learn and a ‘Can-do’ attitude
  • Willing to work outside

These are short term positions, lasting between 2 and 14 days.  Please contact for more details.

Based in : Rochdale
Open to: Across GM
Opportunity available: Please see opportunity details
Close date: 31st March 2019
Is this opportunity ongoing? Yes
Opportunity Category:
Listing status: Live

Contact details
Contact person: Tracie Powers
Telephone: 07760 354 698
Location:
Falinge Park
falinge Road
Rochdale
OL12 6JE

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