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  • Community Gardening (Methil or Buckhaven)
    with Clear Buckhaven & Methil

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO93414 - Created/last updated: 29/09/2022



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    About this opportunity:CLEAR offers opportunities to volunteer in its two community gardens (Buckhaven and Methil). These sessions run on both Wednesdays & Thursdays from 10am -3.30pm.
    This role is outdoors (though there is shelter if the weather turns) and involves some physical exercise.
    The range of tasks include planting seed in seed trays, potting up, planting, watering, pruning, composting, harvesting, weeding and grass/hedge cutting. This opportunity is interesting and varied, changes over the seasons and supports both physical and mental health.

    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays
    Minimum age:16
    Maximum age:100
    Training provided:The staff will be on hand to demonstrate and support throughout.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - They pay public transport rates and reimburse volunteers every week.

    Experience required:Gardening experience would be helpful but not essential.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; Induction/Training; Informal Chat

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsCLEAR have two community gardens which this opportunity can take place in - Omar Crescent Buckhaven and Kirkland Drive Methil.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.

    What Now?

    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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Clear Buckhaven & Methil has the following, additional volunteering opportunities:
  - Gardener
  - Environmental Volunteers
  - Street Champion/Litter picking
  - Community Workshop

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