Groundwork NI – Northern Allotments Garden Volunteer


Location: One of our Northern Allotments (Berries & Blooms Allotment: Drumtara, Harryville Community Garden, or Scullery O’Tullagh)

Supported by: A volunteer supervisor and the horticulture team at Groundwork NI

Training: Induction training. Additional training as appropriate.

Role purpose: Volunteering is embedded within the overall vision, values, culture and aims of our organisation. It is crucial to our operations, and we appreciate the time, skills and effort our volunteers bring to Groundwork NI. We require a garden volunteer to help us ensure our garden and venue are well kept and maintained, and protection of the garden, ensuring they meet health and safety standards and can continue to be operational and safe, in order to make them welcoming and secure.

Personal qualities and experience: 

We are looking for someone who is:

  • Friendly
  • Committed
  • Has an interest in nature and/or gardening
  • Can lift around 10kg

In return, as Groundwork NI Volunteer, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Support your local community through green initiatives by inspiring change from the ground up
  • Be part of a friendly team and feel supported in your role.
  • Access training and development as appropriate

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