Volunteer Roles
Location: Windmill Hill City Farm, Bristol
Contract type:Volunteer

Farm Support Volunteer: Helping others to farm

This is an opportunity to learn more about supporting people with mental health problems and learning disabilities and activities that support better mental health and inclusion. You will develop experience of working in a Health and Social Care team in a community organisation.

Main activities/ tasks:

  • Assist individuals with support needs with day-to-day farm tasks, mucking out for example, and help them feel at ease.
  • Develop an understanding of individual needs and monitor these with staff.
  • Support the group leader to run the volunteer farming group with ease.

Outdoor Learning Volunteer

This is an opportunity to gain experience of outdoor activities with children with our experienced outdoor learning team in a community organisation.

Main activities/ tasks:

  • Assist children with a variety of activities including pond dipping, gardening, cooking, and feeding the animals
  • Help set up sessions and clear away.
  • Support the group leader to run the After School Club with ease.

Gardening Support Volunteer: Helping others to garden

This is an opportunity to learn more about mental health problems and learning disabilities and activities that support better mental health and inclusion. You will develop experience of working in a Health and Social Care team in a community organisation.

Main activities/ tasks:

  • Assist individuals with support needs with day-to-day gardening tasks, harvesting for example, and help them feel at ease.
  • Develop an understanding of individual needs and monitor these with staff.
  • Support the group leader to run the farming volunteering group with ease.

To apply:  For further information please visit:https://www.windmillhillcityfarm.org.uk/support-us/volunteering/other-vo...
Please complete our online volunteering application form:https://airtable.com/shrvWPFbzGj4I2IOd and return to: sarah.mountford@windmillhillcityfarm.org.uk 
Closing date: 4.00pm, Sunday, 18 July, 2021