EATS Rosyth are looking for volunteer gardeners to:
Help with regular gardening tasks such as watering, weeding, general maintenance of growing areas. Plant new vegetables/plants. Do some mowing, digging, raking, etc. Keep tool sheds tidy, helping maintain equipment.
Volunteers may be required to help with gardening at any of the Rosyth growing locations e.g. Community garden at Elder Place, planters at Parkgate centre and throughout the town.
Dependent on nature of volunteer role. Gardening induction will take the form of informal chat and demonstration by staff gardeners. Cooking training may require Food Hygiene training, delivered by member of staff.
Out of pocket expenses paid?
Yes - Not paid.
Volunteers must be able to contribute to the aims of the project, and this may be through practical help in gardening spaces. Volunteers should also have a friendly, positive attitude and an interest in gardening.
Restrictions on who can volunteer
No restrictions were specified.
Induction/Training; Informal Chat; Trial Period
No, not for this opportunity.
Currently operating mostly from Community Garden, Elder Place, Rosyth. Soon to also have a hub base at 8 Aberlour Street, Rosyth.
This opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.
To enquire/register an interest in this opportunity call us (FVA) on 0800 389 6046, e-mail us, or fill out this form:
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