Bloom - Allotment Maintenance Volunteer

Maintenance Volunteer Maintenance of the allotment. Replacing wooded raised beds / Building new woodshed / Construction of a greenhouse / General maintenance / painting
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly, Fortnightly, Monthly

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this organisation. E.G Monday morning.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Tasks the volunteer will be required to do:

Operating hours
Monday – Friday 9am - 4pm

Hours to suit from 4+ hours per week.

Immediate start.

Any training required will be provided.

Working outdoors or in undercover in the Polytunnel. There is plenty of well-ventilated and outdoor space.

All government Covid measures are in place.

Skill and Qualifications Required:

Gardening and maintenance

Areas of Interest: Community, Conservation, Environment
Opportunity suitable for: Long term commitment, Micro, Older people, Outdoor, People seeking work, Short term commitment, University students, With friends
What activities will the volunteer do? DIY/odd jobs, Gardening, Lending a helping hand, Outdoors
Skills gained in this role: Building work, Carpentry, Cleaning and tidying, Organising, Outdoor work
Home based opportunity? No
DBS Check Required: No
Opportunity Accessibility: Clearly marked accessible parking spaces, Step free access clearly signposted into the building, Accessible toilets

About the host organisation

Hosted by: The Leap Children and Family Centre
Organisation Profile: Leap provides charitable services for children & families. We have an onsite Pre-School, Family Contact Services, Creche & Early Learning Provision. We have Greenscape which is a grounds maintenance service which provides adult daycare & as a Social Enterprise supports the charitable work of the organisation. We have volunteer opportunities for Reading mentor, Greenscape operatives, To work with children/families and reception/admin.
Charity number: 1099806