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School Visits Session Leader

Part of Schools on Reserves
Opportunity available: 01/04/2017 to 01/07/2017

Can you help us deliver our Schools on Reserves education programme to visiting schools? Can you communicate your passion for nature to children and their teachers? Volunteer for the largest environmental organisation in Europe and help kick-start a career in environmental education. Following a period of training and shadowing our Learning Officer, we'd ask you to take the lead in delivering hands-on, exciting sessions to schoolchildren and their teachers on our nature reserve. Typical acti...

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Community Gardening Volunteer (Tuesdays in EC1)

Part of Growing Connections St Lukes Community Centre (EC1)
Opportunity available: 25/04/2017 to 18/07/2017

St Luke’s Gardening Group meet 2-3.30pm every Tuesday. Come along and develop your green fingers with this fun, friendly group. Meet on the first floor terrace if it’s warm enough or if not the Club Room (indoors, and also on the first floor). Session ends with tea and biscuits together. Free events - all welcome Book directly at St Luke’s Community Centre reception St Lukes Community Centre 90 Central Street London EC1V 8AJ 020 7549 8181 MAP: https://goo.gl/maps/1Z6ePGSMRps

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Community Food Growing Volunteer (Thursday PM in EC1)

Part of Growing Connections St Lukes Community Centre (EC1)
Opportunity available: 27/04/2017 to 20/07/2017

Food Growing Thursdays - come along and help turn the back of St Lukes Community Centre into a productive urban food garden. We run an unstructured drop-in session on Thursday afternoons, 2-5pm, held in the St Luke’s Growing Space at the back of the building. Free events - all welcome Book directly at St Luke’s Community Centre reception St Lukes Community Centre 90 Central Street London EC1V 8AJ 020 7549 8181 MAP: https://goo.gl/maps/1Z6ePGSMRps

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Biodiversity Education Assistant

Part of SNCV
Opportunity available: 01/03/2017 to 01/08/2017

Sutton Nature Conservation Volunteers are looking for an enthusiastic volunteer to help run both formal, and informal, environmental education sessions for children aged 3-18 years at Sutton Ecology Centre as well as other green spaces and nature reserves around the London Borough of Sutton. This role is suitable for candidates who are looking to improve their career opportunities in environmental education or gain experience of working with children, as well as experienced candidates who ...

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Bodmin Junior parkrun Volunteer

Part of Bodmin Junior parkrun
Opportunity available: 11/06/2017 to 06/08/2017

Junior parkrun happens every Sunday at 9am, although the start date for Bodmin's event isn't confirmed yet. We need volunteers for the following roles: Timer, Backup timer, Finish tokens, Barcode scanner, Tail runner, Marshals x3, Run Director All the roles are easy to do. There's no minimum time commitment - you don't need to volunteer every week, just volunteer when you can. Thank you!

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Family Events Assistant

Part of RSPB Wild Parks
Opportunity available: 28/05/2017 to 31/08/2017

We are looking to recruit a team of volunteers to help us engage families in outdoor nature based activities in local parks and green spaces with the aim of connecting children and families to nature. We need you to help us reach more children and engage more families in getting outdoors and appreciating the nature in their city. This is ever more important for health and well-being as modern life becomes increasingly reliant on technology and it is vital for nature conservation in the future...

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Gardening - one off or regular opportunities

Part of Our Barn
Opportunity available: 23/06/2017 to 22/09/2017

We use the term gardening very loosely. We have a green space, attached to one of Osterley Park's lodges which we are turning into a community garden. Our project supports young people with learning disabilities or autism learn skills and gain confidence, be active and, most importantly, make a contribution to our community. We need volunteers with the ability to engage with our young people and work alongside them to complete the day's tasks. Gardening can include weeding, clearing overg...

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Garden Volunteers and Nature Educators

Part of Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
Opportunity available: 01/02/2017 to 01/10/2017

All gardening activities suitable for all types of people from the youngest to the oldest! If people need to sit down, we have plenty of seated propagation work. Equally, for those who want a real work out, there's soil to be dug, compost to be turned, trees to be pruned etc. Our 3742 sq m site is very varied, with woodland, many raised beds for veg growing, 2 commercial sized greenhouses, wildlife pond, herb garden, natural dye plants all on site. For those interested in helping our educatio...

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Mens Community Gardening Volunteer (Wednesdays in EC1)

Part of Growing Connections St Lukes Community Centre (EC1)
Opportunity available: 24/05/2017 to 25/10/2017

All male gardening group – Come along and develop your green fingers with this fun, friendly group every Wednesday, 1.30-3pm on our growing site in King Square Gardens (just opposite St Clements Church). All men welcome! Free weekly event MAP: https://goo.gl/maps/44J3C7tsfsF2

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gardening

Part of Community Gardening at Commonside
Opportunity available: 08/06/2017 to 23/11/2017

Hi We are growing fruit and veg and improving the look and welcome of our community centre in Pollards Hill with flowers and shrubs. We need your help! As a one-off, on your own, as a part of a team, - any and all of these. Every Thursday from 3pm we are gardening with our wonderful partners, May Project Gardens. We want YOU to join us, grow food, cook and eat food with us and discuss how to further improve our neighbourhood! Please get in touch if you are interested. You can have many...

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Support Volunteer

Part of Walton Charity & Paragon Housing - Community Allotment / Garden
Opportunity available: 01/04/2017 to 30/11/2017

Support Volunteers are needed to work alongside our more vulnerable gardeners. You will need to be open and non-judgemental in your approach to others. Good people skills are more important than any gardening experience - but a bit of both is ideal.

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General Volunteer

Part of Walton Charity & Paragon Housing - Community Allotment / Garden
Opportunity available: 24/01/2017 to 30/11/2017

Volunteers are encouraged to participate in anything at their level, whether it's weeding, digging, watering, mowing or even making the tea and coffees.

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general outdoor work

Part of Wolverton Community Orchard
Opportunity available: 01/01/2017 to 31/12/2017

Spring's a busy time! Come along any Tuesday 10ish till 2ish and help us tidy the orchard ready for another productive year. Sit and enjoy the wildlife, help us with some light weeding or planting, or we can even find you some more strenuous jobs if you're interested!

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Cook / bakers

Part of Sunday Medway Soup Kitchen
Opportunity available: 16/04/2017 to 31/12/2017

We desperately need people/organisations to cook for our ever increasing Sunday Soup Kitchen in Medway - volunteer as often/infrequently as suits you .. can you help? Please get in touch !

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Planting, harvesting and garden maintenance volunteer

Part of Sydenham Garden
Opportunity available: 08/02/2017 to 03/01/2018

Volunteer as a garden helper at the De Frene Market Garden, Sydenham, SE London Sydenham Garden is a charity which helps and supports people with mental health issues and promote recovery. We are looking for volunteers to work at the De Frene Market Garden site on Wednesday be-tween 10:30 am and 2:30 pm. This site is approximately a one acre, supporting a large greenhouse, poly tunnels, apple orchard and a number of raised beds. The project is to build a sustainable organic fruit and vege...

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Hounslow Heath Green Gym Volunteer

Part of Hounslow Heath Green Gym
Opportunity available: 21/03/2017 to 27/02/2018

Hounslow Heath Green Gym volunteers help manage a wide range of habitats, throughout the year, on the heath. We have grasslands, meadows, heathlands, bee banks, ponds, hedges and woodlands to take care of. No experience is necessary to join this conservation group! If you want to connect to nature, spend time giving something back to the community, are interested in learning and meeting new people this is for you. We have a range of activities available every session, and encourage volunteers...

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International Team Member

Part of UK Youth Climate Coalition International Team
Opportunity available: 01/06/2017 to 01/05/2018

This vacancy is for the UK Youth Climate Coalition's 2017 international delegation for the annual United Nations Climate Conferences. The UK Youth Climate Coalition is a volunteer-run organisation that inspires young people to act on climate change for a clean, fair future. We train up and send delegates to the UN climate talks every year so that the voice of UK youth is represented at these crucial conferences. Delegates work with young people from across the world to pressure governments...

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Pendeen Partnerhsip Steering Group

Part of Pendeen Partnership
Opportunity available: 06/04/2017 to 07/07/2018

We are actively looking for people and projects to get involved with developing the Pendeen Partnership

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Part of Forest Sensory Services
Opportunity available: 04/09/2017 to 03/09/2018

Driving - collecting clients from their home and bringing them into classes. Using your own car but being paid mileage allowance. Office - assisting with all sorts of admin duties Tea making - for our clients as socialising is thirsty work! Artwork - doing our display boards within the centre Publicity - helping us to do press releases Accounts - Keeping our records up to date and accurate Cooking - A volunteer to help with the cooking class Systems & operations reviewer - to look at o...