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Gardening Volunteer

Part of Amy's Place
Opportunity available: 01/02/2017 to 01/05/2017

Inspire service users to take an interest in the outdoor space at Amy’s Place and involve them in the development of a regular gardening and/or food growing club. Help people to develop their gardening skills and knowledge specific to growing food, through group workshops, individually tailored support, guidance and encouragement. This is a flexible opportunity and volunteering times and frequency will vary depending on your availability and the needs of service users. It might be every we...

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Food Fight Volunteer (Kitchen Whizz)

Part of Centra Volunteering
Opportunity available: 01/02/2017 to 01/05/2017

Do you like food? Do you like people? Do you like fun? If you answered yes to all these questions then please help us run some food-based events for older people. Activities could include: Sharing your passion for cooking great food; Using your kitchen skills to help facilitate interactive cookery sessions; Coaching people who want to hone their kitchen skills; Promoting food safety and sustainability.

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Food Growing Volunteer

Part of Centra Volunteering
Opportunity available: 01/02/2017 to 01/05/2017

Providing practical support and guidance about growing food to a group of Older People. Activities will include: Build a positive, non-judgmental relationship with a group of service users from Centra’s Older People’s Service. Help develop gardening skills and knowledge specific to growing food, through group workshops, individually tailored support, guidance and encouragement. Work with service users to set up a Gardening Club within the scheme. Work with service users and external partn...

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Volunteer grower and gardener (no experience needed!)

Part of Myatt's Fields Park Gardening Club
Opportunity available: 10/02/2017 to 05/05/2017

We're so pleased to announce the start of our new gardening club in Myatt's Fields Park. From Friday 10 February, 9.30am - 12.30pm, the club will work weekly with our Community Gardener to help grow seedlings for planting around the Victorian Roundhouse and other Park activities. Volunteers don't need to attend each week.

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Conservation Volunteer

Part of Camden Green Gym
Opportunity available: 09/02/2017 to 10/05/2017

In Camden, The Conservation Volunteers work across a large number of sites in the borough, from tiny hidden nature areas generally unseen by the public, to major public spaces like Primrose Hill, Regent’s Park and London Zoo.

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Castlehaven Community Gardening & Maintenance Volunteers

Part of Castlehaven Community Gardening
Opportunity available: 01/03/2017 to 17/05/2017

Get fit. Get active. Get GARDENING. Come and join in every Wednesday from 10:30am to 2:30pm. All are welcome. A variety of gardening, conservation and maintenance tasks are undertaken every week.

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Become an Invertebrate Investigator

Part of Royal Parks Foundation
Opportunity available: 04/05/2017 to 21/05/2017

Mission: Invertebrate is a new year-long initiative that aims to help us get a better understanding of the invertebrates that call London’s Royal Parks their home. The world as we know it wouldn’t function without invertebrates. They pollinate plants, help break down and recycle organic material, and provide an important food source for lots of other animals, including hedgehogs. Regent’s Park is home to the only breeding hedgehog population in central London, but their numbers are getting sm...

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Tin-K Run Volunteer

Part of Tin-K Run with the National Trust & Geevor Tin Mine
Opportunity available: 21/05/2017 to 21/05/2017

The National Trust Tin-K is raising funds to look after the special landscape of the Tin Coast. We need volunteers to marshal the run - cheer on runners & point them in the right direction. We also need help with registering the runners before the run, time keeping, recording the results and a tail runner! The run starts at 10.30am, with registration opening at 9.15am Please do get in touch if you can help at all, [email protected], 07766 422 166. It really is appreci...

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Adventure volunteers

Part of Woodland volunteers
Opportunity available: 31/03/2017 to 31/05/2017

Komaru Outdoor Adventure, is keen to involve people with an interest in the outdoors is an exciting project in Knowsley. Other opportunities are being pursued in North Wales and Wirral. We welcome anybody who wants to get stuck and help around the woods. Staffing the camp area, collecting wood and preparing the woods for our next group. Doing maintenance such as fence building, bird boxing, wood chopping and stacking. In return we can offer training and support, access to courses and di...

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Growing Volunteer

Part of Audacious Veg
Opportunity available: 06/03/2017 to 01/06/2017

As a Growing Volunteer, you will learn about an exciting range of unconventional crops, including edible flowers, heirloom perennials and gourmet produce. You will participate in gardening tasks: sowing, weeding, harvesting and learning about sustainable growing techniques such as companion planting and chemical-free pest control. This placement is perfect for anyone who wants to learn about growing food and flowers, who wants to become part of a warm and friendly community, and who wants to ...

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Vegetable Grower

Part of Communigrow
Opportunity available: 06/03/2017 to 05/06/2017

Participate in full cycle of growing - preparation of soil, weeding and digging, sowing and planting, potting on, watering and maintenance, harvesting, preparing veg boxes, distribution of produce.

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Volunteering for litter picking events

Part of The Berry Maze
Opportunity available: 10/06/2017 to 10/06/2017

From light litter picking to heavier stuff. For the future, we will need people with gardening skills, building and woodworking skills and drawing/painting too.

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Promotion and Social Media

Part of Communigrow
Opportunity available: 20/03/2017 to 12/06/2017

Assist with evaluating current strategies using social media to get our message across and build support for our project. Recommend ways forward to maximise opportunities and potential use of social media. Be actively involved in promotion of project and work with volunteers who have little experience and knowledge of social media.

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Gardening

Part of Grow with Sunnyside
Opportunity available: 17/03/2017 to 17/06/2017

We need regular gardening volunteers. You don't need any experience, enthusiasm counts for a lot! Gardening includes: pruning shrubs, hedge trimming, lawn mowing, weeding, sometimes planting, sweeping up and litter picking, mulching, bark spreading....and stashing all the waste in big green bags for recycling.

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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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Mens Community Gardening Volunteer (Mondays in EC1)

Part of Growing Connections St Lukes Community Centre (EC1)
Opportunity available: 24/04/2017 to 17/07/2017

All male gardening group – Come along and develop your green fingers with this fun, friendly group every Monday, 1-3pm 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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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 AM 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 a structured workshop on Thursday mornings,10.30am-12pm, held in the Dining Room or 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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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 ...