Valorum Foundation is a not for profit organisation supporting disabled people in the UK and around the world to fulfil their potential and live the lives they choose. They make a difference to the lives of thousands of people by supporting them to develop skills through employment, volunteering and digital inclusion projects.
They campaign alongside disabled people to bring about changes for the better, and to challenge ignorance and unfairness in society.
At Valorum Foundation Beechwood Home they provide support and nursing care for physically disabled adults with complex needs.
The home is within walking distance of Lindley village, it offers a range of activities for residents, including crafts, painting and music to movement classes.
Volunteer Role TitleGardener
About the Volunteer RoleVolunteers are required to help maintain and develop the extensive grounds around Valorum Foundation. Duties include pruning, weeding, planting and general gardening. Could work alone or under the supervision of the gardener. Could also have the chance(if interested) to work with the residents, around basic gardening actvities such as planting bulbs, seeds, raised beds etc.
Suitable for under 18'sYes
Type of roleGardening / Conservation / Practical
Special RequirementsApplication form required, Disabled Access, References required, DBS (criminal record check that the organisation will organise)