Gardens Volunteer

Centre for Alternative Technology

Machynlleth, Powys, Wales

Volunteer • Full Time

Sectors: food, farming & horticulture, conservation & wildlife, sustainability

Closing date: Sunday, 28th July 2024  

Volunteering with us is an excellent opportunity to gain new skills and work experience, explore this beautiful area of mid Wales and the Snowdonia National Park, and meet a range of interesting and friendly new people all working together on solutions to the climate and biodiversity emergency.

In this exciting residential placement, you will learn gardening practices that focus on regeneration and biodiversity through the seasons.

During the winter residential you will learn how to prepare and support gardens for the burst of energy coming in spring. This could include landscaping, essential maintenance, winter planting for colour and crop and supporting wildlife through the winter and early spring.

Volunteering with the CAT gardens team helps to provide beautiful, healthy, diverse and peaceful outdoor spaces for visitors, educational groups and CAT staff to learn from and enjoy.

Full food and board provided.
Time commitment: 6 months. 28th October 2024 – 22nd March
Application deadline: 28th July

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