Volunteer role description:

Do you enjoy gardening and understand the benefits of spending time enjoying green-fingered projects. If so we could have the perfect volunteer opportunity for you.

We are looking to recruit a team of garden and chat volunteers who can support people within their home-gardens to enjoy gardening projects.

This project is part of our Westbank Healthy Neighbourhoods service, aimed at improving the social, mental and physical wellbeing of people in the community who may lack confidence and feel isolated and who will benefit from the support and befriending of a volunteer.

Qualities and skills required:

  • Basic knowledge and interest in gardening
  • Ability to encourage and enable other people
  • Honest and trustworthy
  • Patient and understanding
  • Reliable
  • Polite
  • Discreet
  • Flexible

Where:

Tiverton area.

When:

Flexible to suit you and the person you are supporting.

An enhanced DBS is required for this role.

Full training will be provided, with agreed expenses including travel reimbursed.

t: 01395 446896 or e: [email protected]

Apply here