ID: 212504

Community Gardener Volunteer - Darwin NT

Community Services Regular - more than 6 months Darwin NT

About this opportunity

  • Ongoing
  • Minimum of four hours per week. This may include after hours when required.

Why Choose to volunteer with Red Cross?

  • You can help improve lives and create a positive impact in your community
  • It’s an opportunity to enhance your skills & knowledge & gain new experiences
  • You’ll be helping Red Cross to support vulnerable people across Australia

The program

Various gardening activities including planting, watering, weeding, composting, mulching, pruning, fertilising, and other general maintenance as necessary and maintaining garden beds and harvesting produce.

The opportunity

Flexibility and willingness to help where required with diligent attention to detail and safety. Assist with cultural community gardens. A 'C' class driver’s license is desirable.

The impact

Red Cross will ensure you have training, ongoing support, and access to other opportunities within the World’s largest humanitarian network.

Application requirements

For this role you will be required to undertake a National Police Check, organised through Red Cross.

The role will also require you to hold or apply for a Working With Children Check or Working With Vulnerable People Check depending on your State/Territory. Red Cross can assist you to apply for this check.

Thank you for considering volunteering at Red Cross. We also have great career opportunities, please visit our website

Red Cross strives to create a safe and inclusive culture with wellbeing at its centre. We embrace diversity and welcome Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and people with different lived experiences, abilities, gender, ethnicity, age, and sexual orientation. We are a child safe organisation with zero tolerance of any harm to children. Our vision is to be trusted as the leading humanitarian organisation making a genuine difference in the lives of people and communities.

Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *.

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

Morning or afternoons - 4 hours per week

Type of work
  • Garden Maintenance

Volunteer induction and role specific training will be provided