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Volunteering Opportunity: VO72133

  • Volunteer Gardener
    with Methilhill Community Children's Initiative.

    Created/last updated: 04/08/2020


    About this opportunity:Methilhill Community Children's Initiative (MCCI) are looking for an enthusiastic, creative and motivated individual who enjoys being outdoors to help with maintaining the garden's character
     •  Full training will be given and the opportunity to learn new skills and interests in many diferent activities including:- planting, propagating, pruning, harvesting, maintaining paths and upcycling materials
     •  If you have 2-3 hours to spare and would like to have fun while learning new skills, MCCI would like to hear from you!
    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays
    Minimum age:16
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:Volunteers will benefit from induction training, volunteer support, regular reviews, personal development plan and access to free training opportunities.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Travel expenses paid monthly.

    Experience required:Previous experience would be advantageous although not essential. Positive attitude and willingness to learn!

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; Induction/Training; Informal Chat; Interview; PVG membership required; References; Trial Period

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsTakes place at Sea Road, Methilhill Community Children's Initiative Learning Garden, KY8 2GW. Served by bus no.s 44 and 7A.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.