Gardener

Commitment:

Each shift is typically 4 hours, one shift per month minimum, season dependant

The wonderful gardens at the hospice create a calm and restful area for patients and their  visitors to relax in during their time here. We’re in need of green-fingered individuals to help maintain our outdoor spaces.

Duties:

  • Preparing ground for planting and fertilising
  • Planting bedding plants and preparing tubs
  • Cutting the lawn
  • Pruning shrubs and caring for flowers
  • Clearing paths and patio areas
  • Care and maintenance of garden tools
  • Maintenance of garden shed, fences, pergolas and benches
  • Maintenance of front of house paths and car park

What are we looking for?

  • Friendly, willing and helpful individuals
  • Flexible to complete a number of tasks
  • Ability to take direction from the Head Gardener
  • Knowledge of horticulture is desirable but not essential

Full training will be provided and support offered throughout your time volunteering with us.

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