Gardeners - Care Home Milton

To help with general gardening duties, tidying, sweeping, watering, weeding, planting etc. This is to help support and create a nicely kept, visual and relaxed area for our residents.


In residential care homes it is often harder to find volunteers to help with residents with dementia or severe memory loss. Some of these residents don't receive any visitors and loneliness and one to one interaction is a problem.

Skills

Some knowledge of gardening, person will need to be approachable with a friendly manner.

DBS and references required.



Details

  • Limited Physical Access
  • Suitable for Under 18's
  • Will require a criminal record check (DBS)
  • Will require references

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 01/11/2022

End Date: 30/06/2023

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Availability Details

Please be aware initial meetings and inductions normally happen during the working week from Monday to Friday. However volunteering can be done at weekends and early evenings.


Location

Shearwater Care Home
18 Moorings Way
Portsmouth
Hampshire
PO4 8QW


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