Volunteer Gardeners play an important role in the upkeep, development and protection of our gardens.
5 hrs / week
Helping the garden team with: tidying up, dead heading, weeding and caring for borders, looking after trees, shrubs and plants, propagating and nursery work, grass cutting, looking after garden machinery and equipment.
Helping out with the planned development of the garden by:
• planting trees and shrubs, establishing borders and other garden features, clearing and pruning overgrown areas.
Helping grow fruit and veg for the onsite cafe.
Becoming familiar with and then following the National Trust's Health and Safety Policy at all times.
Mileage from home to Nostell, 30 miles maximum
Deadline: Mon 25th July, 2022
Nature & animals, DIY and practical skills
People new to volunteering, People seeking work, People under 18, People volunteering together, People who are older, People who like being outdoors, People working on their wellbeing
Teamwork, Talking to others, Organising, Listening
• have some experience of gardening and enjoy working as part of a team. This role is physically demanding so you would need to be reasonably fit and willing to work in all weather conditions.