ID: 147449

Passionate Gardener - Orana Neighbourhood House

Environment & Conservation Regular - more than 6 months Wantirna South VIC

About this opportunity

We are seeking a volunteer with a passion for gardening to maintain our community garden and vegetable beds. Knowledge of gardening and plant & vegetable requirements and maintenance is desired.

Main Responsibilities

• Garden maintenance – including watering, weeding, sweeping/raking, dead heading/pruning, tidying paths • Planting, maintaining and harvesting seasonal vegetables • Pruning plants as required • Watering garden • Keeping paths and grounds of the garden free from garden debris • Weeding • Some digging may be required • Garden tools and equipment supplied by Orana • Clean cobwebs from eaves of house • Other garden duties as required • Working with other volunteers

Required Skills

• Gardening experience & plant knowledge • Experience in safe use of garden tools • Good knowledge of safe working requirements • The ability to work safely with limited supervision

Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

6 to 12 hours per week

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

6 to 12 hours per week

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • People Learning English
  • People with disability
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Work Experience
Type of work
  • Garden Maintenance