This opportunity takes place until 31 Aug 2019.
On Fridays throughout the summer, come and work on Green City Action's lovely community allotment, doing some physical work in the outdoors (and hopefully sunshine!). You will get involved in general clearing, weeding, digging etc. to help keep our community allotment in good order for local people, in a deprived area of Sheffield. Tasks will be allocated suitable for your level of fitness. Refreshments provided, but please bring your own lunch. Wear suitable clothing for gardening and the weather.
What skills do I need?
No skills required, just be willing to get stuck in
What will I gain?
Get out in the fresh air! Gardening experience, explore more of Sheffield and meet new people
Training and support
No training needed. Guidance provided on the day. Wear suitable clothing for gardening and the weather
Fridays - 5th July; 26th July; 2nd August; 8th August; 16th August; 30th August; 6th September
DBS (criminal records) check
Grimesthorpe Allotments; Grimesthorpe Road, S4 8LE
Easily accessible by bus - more travel information provided when you apply
- CausesEnvironment and conservation, Food waste and sustainability, Mental health
- Frequencyone-off, Every week
- WhenFriday morning, Friday afternoon
- Skills and InterestsGardening, Hands-on tasks, Practice my English
- Careers and AspirationsSocial work, Third sector and charity work