Volunteer Opportunities with the Alexandra Park Greenhouse Group
Lets grow together to restore Alexandra Parks wonderful 1930's greenhouse as a community horticultural facility. Contact: mobile 07852487383
Visit the Greenhouse 10.30 to 1pm every Saturday morning to discuss volunteer opportunities and how you can help.
Volunteer co- ordinator
Volunteer required to work with the committee to develop growing community interest and build a vibrant volunteer group. Management of APGG e-mail account, and the development of an e-mail news letter to keep everyone informed of progress and activities .
A few hours per month is required , working from home and at the greenhouse.
Planning fund-raising events with the help of volunteers, to promote the GH and to raise much needed funds for maintenance and running costs.
Networking with other groups or individuals to showcase this unique building as a venue for their own horticultural and educational activities .
This role is for an organised creative thinker with good people skills.
Time to suit planning from home , then working with other volunteers at the actual events .
Practical and resourceful persons required , who can help with the ongoing restoration of the greenhouse ,and smaller maintenance jobs , working as part of a team with other volunteers.
Contacts with the building trade would be useful but not essential .
This volunteer role would suit people who enjoy problem solving with ingenuity and skill , an element of make do and mend is required at this stage.
Flexible working times can be tailored to suit as jobs are identified.
Gardeners with ideas
Gardeners and plant lovers ,required to build our growing stock of donated plants which are sold at fund raising plant sales and from the GH each Saturday.
Working within the constraints of a plastic roofed unheated 100' greenhouse we need a team of enthusiastic volunteers who will enjoy working together with a flexible 'can do' attitude. Taking pride in the role and demonstrating the associated level of responsibility to the plants .