Be rewarded and have new experiences.
Volunteer with us as a Gardener
- Have a friendly and approachable manner.
- Have an interest in, and knowledge of, gardening
- An ability to undertake practical tasks in the garden environment
- Have the ability to work in an unsupervised capacity, as well as part of a friendly team
- Have a willingness to talk about the garden plants to our families, using good communication and listening skills
- Have an non – judgemental and supportive nature
- Have an understanding of the importance of confidentiality
What you can expect:
- Helping with redevelopment ideas
- Planting and tending a variety of vegetables, fruits, herbs and flowers
- Helping to ensure that the garden and outside space is a safe and pleasant environment at our Ballykeel and St.Joseph's sites
What we can offer:
- Gaining experience of working in a family friendly environment
- Developing your personal skills and experience, using your own initiative and creative ideas
- Joining a passionate, dedicated and supportive team and meeting new people
- Making a real and positive contribution towards having a pleasant, interesting and safe environment
Ballymena & Little Steps Antrim SureStart provides a range of services to both children from pre-birth up to four years, and their families.
Services consist of both individual and group support and operate from two centres , covering eight identified electoral wards within Ballymena. The project comprises a multi-agency and multi-disciplinary team and works in close partnership with a range of statutory, voluntary and community groups, to provide a needs led approach to the delivery of services in the area.
Services cover three main themes which are:
- Family Support
- Play and Early Learning
- Specialised Health Support.
All our services are FREE! Our Projects play an essential role on giving children and families the early support they need.