Rossendale - Older People's Service


Olive House Home For Older People - Olive House – Gardening Assistant

Olive House – Gardening Assistant

New Line, Bacup, OL13 0BY

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

Overview

 

Older people services operate 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.

 

Schedule Summary

This activity generally occurs on

  • Monday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Tuesday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Wednesday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Thursday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Friday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Saturday - Morning, Afternoon

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