Volunteer Gardeners - Corrie Primary School

Corrie Primary school in Denton are looking for volunteer gardeners to support them with an outdoor project that will benefit the children of the school. The school would like to develop a section of their outdoor area. The plan is to create a learning environment for the pupils to help them learn about the world of nature. Included in their plans are a sensory garden and a pond. The school would like to encourage local people to come and get involved. Volunteer gardeners are needed to support with taking care of this outdoor area. Tasks may include weeding, mowing the paths, planting seeds, bulbs and watering flowers. To grow food and to support the local wildlife. There is also the opportunity to work with the children. To share gardening skills and knowledge with them.
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly, Fortnightly, Monthly
Availability:

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

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

Gardeners who would like to volunteer to help school prepare and maintain the outdoors educational area
• To grow food
• To grow and maintain plants
• Support the local wildlife.

volunteers are needed Most equipment will be provided.

Any day, any time. School holidays or during term time are available.

Skill and Qualifications Required:

an interest in gardening and maintenance

Areas of Interest: Children, Community, Conservation, Environment, Wildlife
Opportunity suitable for: Employee Volunteers, Groups, Long term commitment, Micro, Older people, Outdoor, People seeking work, Short term commitment, University students, With friends, 18 and over
What activities will the volunteer do? DIY/odd jobs, Gardening, Lending a helping hand, Outdoors
Skills gained in this role: Cleaning and tidying, Organising, Outdoor work, Talking to others, Teamwork
Home based opportunity? No
DBS Check Required:

About the host organisation

Hosted by: Corrie Primary & Nursery School