In addition to employed positions, Garden Organic often has vacancies for volunteers. Volunteering provides opportunities to contribute to the organisation by donating existing expertise, as well as to learn new skills and gain valuable experience.
Working as part of a team of friendly staff and volunteers you will participate in the maintenance of the HSL Grow Out area and Display Garden. Tasks can be variable depending on the season and weather and can include:
Assisting with weeding, planting, staking, the harvesting of seed and propagation.
What do our volunteer gardeners contribute?
Working as part of a team, our volunteer gardeners contribute to the maintenance and development of our flagship organic gardens at Ryton, which serve to inspire and educate visitors. They also provide a friendly face for visitors to the garden, answering any questions they may have.