ID: 160276

Garden Club Team Member

Community Services Regular - more than 6 months Macleod VIC

About this opportunity

Position available for people interested in assisting a dynamic team in maintaining and improving the gardens and open spaces at Open House, a small Christian charity organisation that has been serving the community for 50 years.

 Responsibilities: • Weeding • Pruning
• Trimming • Lawn mowing • Soil improvement • Plant cultivation • Garden design and landscaping • Composting • Planting fruit and vegetables • Complying with all safe work practises and procedures • Report all hazards, incidents, and accidents to the Garden Club manager

Skills: • Able to use standard gardening equipment, eg, mowers, shears, shovels, clippers, edge trimmer, etc. • Understanding of Safe Working methods and OH&S • Experience with gardening is helpful

Additional requirements

Covid-19 vaccination . National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

Competent in using hand tools, battery tools, lawn mower and edge trimmer. Heavy lifting. Understanding of Safe Working Methods and OH&S requirements related to tasks. Working in a team environment, sharing skills and communicating information.

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

We ask you to make a commitment of a minimum of 12 months. Wednesdays 9am -12 midday

Suitable for
  • People Learning English
  • People with disability
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Wheelchair Access
Type of work
  • Garden Maintenance
  • Trades & Maintenance



Tea/Coffee and light snack provided