Chester Hill Neighbourhood Centre


Gardening - Gardener

Gardening – Gardener   

Position Title: Gardener

 

Section/Unit: Chester Hill Neighbourhood Centre

 

Direct Supervision: Team Leader (on site)

 

Overall Supervision: TBA

 

Position Description:

The Volunteer Gardener Position is to support the work and maintain the gardens of Chester Hill Neighbourhood Centre by assisting with the upkeep of the property at 89-91 Waldron Rd.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

 

General:

 

Together with other Garden Care staff and volunteers undertake a range of tasks to help convert gardens into low maintenance. These tasks include, but are not limited to:

 

  • Mowing
  • Weeding
  • Pruning/cutting back shrubs
  • Keeping the yard tidy- with items for recycling/collection stored safely and kept neat and tidy
  • Prepare the weekly garbage bins for collection
  • Other duties as required by the Manager and Management Committee

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS/ SKILLS/ ATTRIBUTES REQUIRED:

 

  • An interest in gardening
  • Police Check
  • Working with Children check (WWC)
  • Steel Capped boots, gloves, and hat (paid by CHNC)

 

TRAINING/SUPERVISION PROVIDED:

  • Commitment to participate in training, development and support meetings.

OTHER COMMENTS:

 We promote diversity and practice equity. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are encouraged to apply.

 

Start Date: This is an ongoing, open position.