Potting Shed Buddy - Gardener

Butchers Yard Green Shed CIC


2-4 hrs per week

Where we are

The Yard
38 Church Street
BT45 5RZ

About the Volunteer Opportunity

Your role as a volunteer will be to care for the users of the potting sheds and educate them on gardening practices. Training will be given to enable this. You will be available at the Green Shed to advise and encourage service users to engage with our gardening programmes and signpost them to assistance when required.  You will be encouraged to take a proactive role In developing the programmes and thinking of new gardening initiatives for the project.

About the Organisation

Mental health community gardening group based on the “Men’s shed” model. Open to all genders and members of the community. Focusing on the therapeutic benefits of gardening and social aspects of gardening activities when performed as a group. Counselling provided by outside agency.

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Register your interest

Volunteers may be required to complete an Access NI disclosure for some volunteering roles.  A criminal record will not necessarily be a bar to obtaining a volunteer position.