Gardening Support

Recruiter
RNIB
Location
Hove, East Sussex
Posted
18 Dec 2018
Closes
15 Jan 2019
Ref
6517
Skills
Other
Interests
Disability
Hours per month
1 to 10 hours
Expenses
Paid
Commitment
Short Term

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 - 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 - This role requires an enhanced criminal record check

Apply now or register your interest to find out more.

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