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The vision of the charity is to provide a high level of care and re-habilitation to all distressed, neglected, poorly treated animals either directly within our own facility or through working with ...

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Gardening Volunteer

2 hrs/wk
BA4 6TG, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Gardening
Outdoor work
Animal welfare
#39978
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SummaryBe a Gardening Volunteer and join our little team to help maintain and develop our green spaces!
Detailed description

Aim of volunteering role: To provide much needed help maintaining and developing the grounds at the shelter

 

Tasks:

·  To provide general gardening help in line with your own

skills and capabilities

·  Tasks may include: Planting, digging, cutting, pruning,

weeding, strimming, mowing and some planning of new

areas.

·  To carry out tasks as instructed by your supervisor

·  To follow all instruction and training given on health &

safety, including PPE and manual handling

 

Time commitment: Flexible time commitment to suit you

 

Where: Happy Landings Animal Shelter, Pye Hill, Pylle, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, BA4 6TG.

 

Transport needed: Due to the location of the centre, volunteers need a means of transport, as there are no close public transport links to the shelter

 

What you need to have:

·  This role has a minimum age of 18

·  Interest in the animal charity work of Happy Landings

Animal Shelter

·  Experience and interest in gardening with some knowledge

of plants would be good!

·  Good physical fitness and like being outdoors

·  There are limited gardening hand tools on site, so having

your own would be ideal

·  Flexibility and the ability to follow instruction

 

Benefits to you:

· You will have that lovely warm feeling of knowing you are contributing to the charity and helping it continue with its animal rescue and rehoming work in the best possible environment 

· You will be part of a welcoming family of staff and

volunteers

· You are eligible for a volunteer reference after three

months volunteering

Getting there
About Happy Landings Animal Shelter
The vision of the charity is to provide a high level of care and re-habilitation to all distressed, neglected, poorly treated animals either directly within our own facility or through working with other species-specific charities.
#39978
Scan me or visit www.sparkachange.org.uk/o/happy-landingsorguk/opportunities/Gardening-Volunteer/39978 to join