Hyndburn - Older People's Service


Woodlands Home For Older People - Woodlands Home for Older People (Clayton-le-Moors) – Gardening Assistant

Woodlands Home for Older People (Clayton-le-Moors) – Gardening Assistant

Warwick Avenue, Clayton-le-Moors, BB5 5RW         

This is a flexible opportunity based on your own availability. Times/ days can be arranged with your volunteer coordinator upon application.

Overview

 

Older people services operates using quality services which are provided in a safe way for all residents.

 

Our core purpose is to provide high quality competitive, and person centred residential and day time support for the people of Lancashire.

Support from a Volunteer can help make a difference in someone's life, even if it's just a smile.

 

 

Tasks

  • As a Gardening Assistant volunteer you will be encouraged to assist residents to tend to small areas of the garden e.g. planting & maintaining spring/summer pots and baskets. To include general maintenance and basic garden DIY

 

Personal Qualities

Gardening Assistant volunteers need to:

  • Be good communicators
  • Be committed
  • Patience and understanding
  • Some general knowledge of gardening/ planting/DIY
  • Friendly & approachable
  • caring nature
  • Aware of confidentiality.

 

Volunteers will also be provided with relevant training required for this role.

 

To apply - click the 'Fill in an application' button on the right of this screen