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Gardening Team Member - Make a difference in your community!

  • Location: Croydon Park NSW
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation
  • Time Required

    9am-1pm, flexible days. You may volunteer weekly, fortnightly, monthly, or more depending on your availability and our team capacities.

  • Suitable for
    • Centrelink Volunteers
    • Groups of 10 or more
    • People Learning English
    • Travelling Volunteers
    • Work Experience
    • Younger volunteers, aged 14-18
  • Type of work
    • Companionship & Social Support
    • Garden Maintenance
    • Seniors & Aged Care
  • Training

    We offer volunteer training as required

  • Reimbursement

    We offer up to $10 travel reimbursement per day.

  • Requirements
    • National Police Certificate *

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

Do you enjoy the outdoors? Have a green thumb or want to work with those that do?

Be part of a team who help frail aged and disabled people to stay in their own home by helping to look after their garden. Teams garden Monday to Saturday, from approximately 9am-1pm so you are able to pick which day works best for you and your lifestyle!

Our amazing Garden Aid teams work under a Garden Aid Team Leader, providing easy care gardens for vulnerable people. This is a wonderful opportunity to help out in the community and make new friends.

Volunteering with Inner West Neighbour Aid is the perfect chance to get to know gardens and gardening better, in a feel-good environment. We get down and dirty for a great cause, and morning tea and a cuppa are provided with chatting a priority!

Essential Criteria • Commitment to working with the frail aged and people with a disability • Ability to physically handle and use non electrical gardening tools • Ability to work outdoors as part of a team unassisted with minimal supervision • Good communication skills • Willingness to attend training • Ability to travel to various locations around Sydney’s Inner West • This role requires a commitment to garden at least fortnightly