The Red Brick Building Centre is an exciting project on the edge of Glastonbury, which has created managed and affordable work space for micro & social enterprises, venues for education, arts, events ...
Community Garden Volunteer
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SummaryTo maintain, develop and protect our community garden so that it can be enjoyed by everyone.
Working as part of a team
help with the upkeep development and protection of the garden so that it can be enjoyed by everyone
pruning trees, shrubs and plants
propagating and nursery work
looking after garden machinery and equipment
being a friendly face for visitors to the garden answering any questions they may have
helping out with the planned development of the garden
Time Commitment: To be arranged but ideally 2 hours a week
Skills and Qualifications:
Some experience of gardening would be an advantage but not essential
Enjoy working as part of a team
Willing to work out of doors in all weather conditions
Training and Support • An initial induction will be given to all new volunteers • Volunteers will also be offered the opportunity to attend other training and development events relevant to their role • We will hold regular volunteer meetings to provide an opportunity to give feedback and contribute ideas, as well as meeting other volunteers
What we will provide to volunteers💸 Reimbursement of costs🤝 Extra support
About Red Brick Building
We want the Red Brick Building to become a pioneering centre for arts, design, manufacture and culture here in Somerset, providing rewarding, productive and skilled work for generations to come, thus reversing the process of ‘rural exodus’ which has seen our young people leave the area in search of employment.