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Volunteer Gardener Cairns District

  • Location: Cairns QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Disability Services
  • Time Required

    3- 10 hours per week as negotiated

  • Suitable for
    • Centrelink Volunteers
    • People Learning English
  • Type of work
    • Driving & Transportation
    • Garden Maintenance
    • Sport & Physical Activity
  • Training

    Orientation Ongoing support

  • Requirements
    • Driver's Licence (C)
    • Heavy Lifting
    • Working with Children Check *

    Ability to work with chemicals and use equipment

    * May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.

Cootharinga North Queensland are looking for a reliable and enthusiastic Gardener to assist three of our services throughout the Cairns region. Duties will include: • General gardening and yard today across 3 services (it will NOT INCUDE MOWING) • Removal and disposal of garden waste (Palm Fronds etc) • Spraying and removal of weeds • Twice yearly water pressure cleaning of paths and walk areas. • The establishment of a herb, vegetable or flower garden in one location (if this is of interest to the Volunteer) • Washing of limited CNQ vehicle

This role is perfect for an individual or couple that wants to give back to the community. Tools will be provided. Own transport to and from houses will be required. Role varies from 3-10 hours per week, dependent on tasks required.