Greenscape - Building, Joinery, Design Project Volunteer

Do you have an interest, skills or experience in horticulture, design, building, joinery, carpentry? LEAP / Greenscape are in need of volunteers to support them with projects which include, building a shed, greenhouse, pergola, gazebo, raised beds, amongst main other projects. The have an allotment / garden in Hyde and in Dukinfield
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:

Benefits to the Volunteer
• Quality work experience, supporting communities
• A good step into training, education or employment
• Make new friends and meet new people
• Increase skills, knowledge and confidence
• Work within a committed team
• Reference available
• Travel expenses

Skill and Qualifications Required:

Personal Skills and Qualities required
• To be committed, reliable and motivated
• To enjoy working outdoors
• To enjoy physical work
• To be able to work in a team
• To be willing to attend relevant training
• To comply with relevant Health and Safety Policies and Procedures
• To maintain and respect confidentiality at all times
• To adhere to our Covid-19 safety measures and government legislation

Areas of Interest: Art, Community, Conservation, Craft
Opportunity suitable for: 16-17 year olds, Long term commitment, Micro, Older people, Online, People seeking work, Short term commitment, University students, With friends, Other
What activities will the volunteer do? Construction, Design, DIY/odd jobs, Gardening, Outdoors
Skills gained in this role: Building work, Carpentry, Design, Organising, Outdoor work
Home based opportunity? No
DBS Check Required: No
Opportunity Accessibility: The volunteering location is not accessible

About the host organisation

Hosted by: The Leap 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