Gardening Support

Recruiter
RNIB
Location
Hove, East Sussex
Posted
13 Apr 2018
Closes
13 Jul 2018
Ref
6517
Skills
Other
Interests
Disability
Hours per month
1 to 10 hours
Expenses
Paid
Commitment
Short Term

Gardening Support

Type of opportunity

Practical Support

Opportunity -6517

Are you interested in Gardening? We are looking for someone to help with a variety of general gardening tasks at Wavertree House, a residential care home for older people with sight loss. We need you to help us maintain the garden areas for the residents to enjoy.

Region

South East

Where based?

On Site

Additional location information

Hove: RNIB Wavertree House, Somerhill Road, Hove, BN3 1RN

What you will be doing? General gardening tasks, Keeping the garden tidy, Repair garden furniture and fences

Watering grass and plants Weeding Sweeping Mowing the lawns Pruning plants/shrubs/bushes

What skills and experience are needed?

  • Physically fit (carry light loads)
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Some gardening experience required
  • Willingness to work independently

What will you gain from the role?

  • A chance to make a difference
  • Meeting new people

What support will be given?

  • Induction
  • Understanding Sight Loss Pack
  • Expenses
  • Supervision and help from your Manager

When will you be needed?

Flexible

How often will I be needed? 2 hours Per Week

Criminal Record Check Information

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