Reveived from South Northants Voluntary Bureau
Garden Buddies Project Worker
25 hrs/week based in Towcester £14,105 p.a.
Garden Buddies is a new 5-year Big Lottery funded project which will provide a bespoke volunteer gardening service to local elderly, disadvantaged or vulnerable residents.
We are looking for someone to be responsible for the day to day running of the project by:
Assessing gardening requirements
Supervising the volunteer Buddies
Liaising with partner agencies to ensure residents needs are met
Maintaining control of the project van and gardening equipment
You will have experience of working with local communities and the voluntary sector and have gardening experience. You will also have a flexible approach to problem solving. The post may involve some evening and weekend working.
Closing date: 12 April 2012 (we will accept upto Monday 16th)
Interviews: 24 April 2012
If you know of anyone who may be interested in working with us on the exciting new project, please pass this on.
Anyone interested in applying should go to our website, download and complete the application form and return to us by post.