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Garden volunteers

Part of Hoxton Community Garden
Opportunity available: 16/10/2017 to 22/01/2018

Tasks might include soil preparation, propagation (seed sowing or taking cuttings), planting out, weeding, watering (in summer), mulching, composting, pruning and many more. You may also get the chance to get involved in tasks such as tool maintenance, constructing raised beds or compost bays or helping with community events. You will receive full instructions, demonstrations how to use tools safely and effectively, and work under the supervision of a member of staff or experienced volunteer....

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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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Environmental project volunteer

Part of Morfa Gateway Project
Opportunity available: 14/12/2017 to 31/03/2018

Working outdoors on an environmental improvement project

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Conservation & habitat management

Part of Tice's Meadow Biodiverse Birdwatching Shelter
Opportunity available: 01/01/2018 to 31/03/2018

Habitat management - cutting willow, clearing brambles, clearing river vegetation... Reserve management - clearing paths, laying paths, spreading woodchippings, erecting fences, building hides, putting up nest boxes, building nest boxes...

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Volunteer Gardener

Part of OASIS - Flowers for Life Project
Opportunity available: 02/01/2018 to 02/04/2018

We have a Volunteer team that loom after the OASIS Gardens and keep bringing new projects to life. Its an exciting project and we now have several enterprises in Gardening including our 'Flowers for Life' project, 'Gardening for Life' project and also our 'Cacti for Life' project. We grow plants, fruit, vegetables, cacti and succulents and cut flowers. We love having new volunteers who come alongside us and help us with the project.

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Storytelling Volunteer

Part of Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
Opportunity available: 16/01/2018 to 17/04/2018

Storytelling Volunteer Are you a creative and exciting storyteller, interested in outdoor learning and looking for experience working with preschool age children? If you enjoy sharing stories with children or aspire to work in the fields of early years education and play, becoming a regular storyteller at our Story Stompers preschooler group could be the ideal volunteering opportunity for you. What does it involve? - Our charity are looking for a storytelling volunteer to help deli...

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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...

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Newton park volunteer

Part of Restoration of the "Healing Garden" Newton Farm Ecology Park (Newton Park East)
Opportunity available: 03/12/2017 to 01/11/2018

General conservation work in Newton Park East (Newton Farm Ecology Park). We keep paths clear, document what wildlife and plants are in the park and improve if we can while retaining the parks essential "wild" areas. We are currently running a project to restore the small Healing Garden as the retaining fence of the main structure is close to collapse.

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Garden Volunteer

Part of Back To Earth Projects
Opportunity available: 28/11/2017 to 28/12/2018

Support and assistance with general garden maintence and crop care, such as bed preparation, planting crops, prunning, propargation, carpentry etc and the ability to generate ideas and activities that promote and suport health and well being including the sale of produce grown. Other activities consist of: General project publicity, marketing and event support.

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Garden Volunteer

Part of Back To Earth Projects
Opportunity available: 27/11/2017 to 28/12/2018

Back2earth is a community space in the heart of Broadwater Farm Tottenham. Our core goal is to share and promote health and well being through echo and gardening activities. We NEED support with our administrative and publicity/marketing tasks. If you have experience in these (including social media formatting and project promoting) comes and joins us! We would really appreciate YOUR support! We also have a canteen (Jazz Cafe), where we provide delicious, healthy and homely food with th...

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Garden Project Volunteer

Part of Sydenham Garden
Opportunity available: 03/01/2018 to 31/12/2018

We are currently recruiting volunteers to join our Garden project. The Garden project is based on the principles of Social and Therapeutic Horticulture and aims to help people with their recovery from mental ill health. There are four 2.5 hour sessions per week for up to 12 co-workers (the name we give our beneficiaries). The sessions are led by the Garden Project Lead with the support of four volunteers. The sessions involve horticultural activities, seasonal activities, conservation, co...

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Planting, harvesting and garden maintenance volunteer

Part of Sydenham Garden
Opportunity available: 01/01/2018 to 31/12/2018

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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IPA Trustee

Part of IPA Board
Opportunity available: 20/09/2017 to 20/09/2020

As we look for new ways to bring in funding and keep all our services open in a time of reducing budgets and increasing needs, we are looking for resourceful, creative and committed people to strengthen our Board of Trustees. We are also specifically looking for a trustee who is willing to act as vice-treasurer. Expect to be amazed and inspired by what the children get up to and help us to make sure that more children get to play.

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Gardeners, Working party members and Information Centre helpers

Part of The Lake Project
Opportunity available: 01/08/2017 to 30/11/2022

i) Help with general gardening in the flower gardens of the park on Tuesday mornings, weeding, pruning, cutting grass, etc. ii) Helping with general maintenance work in the park once a month on a Saturday morning - hedge cutting, weeding, repairs, painting, spring cleaning signs etc. iii) Manning our small Information Centre once a week iv) Helping run events