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Volunteering Opportunity: VO48128

  • Groundskeeper
    with East Fife Girls and Women's Football Club.

    Created/last updated: 04/08/2020


    About this opportunity:The Premier pitch at King George V Park in Leven is known as the beast amateur pitch in Fife
     •  The pitch is fenced in and has a portacabin facility which is used by two teams - Leven United and East Fife Ladies
     •  There is a small budget available for the maintenance of the pitch to buy fertiliser etc
     •  and cover the cost of petrol for the sit on mower
     •  During the summer months, the pitch needs cut once/twice per week with less maintenance through the winter months
     •  Cutting the grass is the main duty and times this can be done are flexible
     •  The successful candidate would be a key holder of the facility and so could volunteer during any time of the week with the exception of weekends
     • 
    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays
    Minimum age:16
    Maximum age:80
    Training provided:We will organise for the successful candidate to spend a day with the grounds team at East Fife FC to see techniques they use to maintain the pitch at Bayview.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    No

    Experience required:Interest in gardening, fit enough to carry out tasks, honest and friendly.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; Informal Chat

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsThe successful candidate will be expected to be able to travel to the King George V Park in Leven. Parking is available on Park Drive or during out of school hours time at St Agatha's PS.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is not suitable for Saltire Awards (for volunteers aged 12-25).