Volunteer Gardener (Job Ref: 18863)

Position Categories: new, Voluntary, Yorkshire and Humber

Location: Cookridge, Leeds

Salary: Volunteering

Closing Date: 25 February 2018

Other Job Ref Numbers: 18863CRJ

Short Job Description:

About the Service: Hall Lane is a supported living service for adults with a range of support needs including complex learning disabilities, physical disabilities and autism. The service is comprised of one apartment block and three separate bungalows.
Our residents enjoy a variety of activities during the week, such as football matches, swimming, and walking.

Purpose of the role: As a Volunteer Gardener you will encourage and support our service users to take part in gardening activities, developing a green space that everyone at the service can enjoy. This will include assisting our service users in planting and maintaining a small garden, using your enthusiasm and knowledge to engage service users to get involved in the planning and development of the garden.

Suggested Time Commitment: Preferably applicants will be able to commit to volunteering for 2 hours per week, between the hours of 9:00am-5:00 on any day of the week.

Application Instructions:

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Completed Application Forms must be submitted to our Head Office address (below) or emailed (recruitment@creativesupport.co.uk) to be considered for the vacancy. If you have not received a response to your application within 10 working days of the closing date please accept this as notification of an unsuccessful application. Unsuccessful applicants must wait 6 months before reapplying.

Recruitment Department, Creative Support Ltd, Wellington House, 131 Wellington Road, Stockport, SK1 3TS.