Wakari School


YARD WORK/GARDENING - Garden Helper

JOB DESCRIPTION

A volunteer is needed to assist with the set up and practical help with running garden workshops.  Activities include

  • Assisting children to plant, weed and care for vegie patches
  • To assist children with using garden equipment such as gloves, hoses, compost etc.
  • Help children with hygiene such as washing their hands

SKILLS REQUIRED

  • Enthusiasm and enjoyment for working in the outdoors with primary age children
  • Patience and kindness when working with young children
  • A good sense of humour
  • No prior garden experience or knowledge is required but it is a bonus if you have some garden know how

LOCATION

Wakari School

DAYS AND TIMES REQUIRED

Tuesday Afternoons for 2 hours

DRESS CODE

Tidy

SUPERVISION AND TRAINING

A teacher and parents will be involved in the session

SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS

All potential volunteers are interviewed as well as being required to undergo a police vetting check

Schedule Summary

This activity generally occurs on

  • Tuesday Afternoon