Volunteer Gardener

Location: Ashford

Status: The Ashford Gardening Club usually attend on Tuesday mornings

Pilgrims Hospices is currently looking for a Volunteer Gardener to join our Ashford hospice.

Why we need you:

Pilgrims Hospices relies on support from volunteers to maintain a beautiful, clean and welcoming environment for our patients and their visitors.

What you will be doing:

You will work under guidance from our Maintenance Team and the Hospices Services Manager as part of an enthusiastic team. Duties will include:

  • Tidying/weeding various areas when required
  • Helping keep the grounds clean and tidy
  • Helping with pruning and composting
  • General garden help

Skills, experience and qualities required:

  • Some basic gardening experience is ideally required, but is not essential
  • We are looking for reliable, hardworking individuals who are happy to work as part of a team

Benefits you can expect:

The chance to meet new people and be part of an enthusiastic team at the heart of your local community and the opportunity to gain gardening experience with a dedicated team of volunteers

For further information about the opportunity, please contact Wendy Kelk, Hospice Services Manager, initially by email at wendy.kelk@pilgrimshospices.org leaving some contact details and she will call you.

Completed applications should be sent to wendy.kelk@pilgrimshospices.org