Open Garden Coordinator

Cheshire Wildlife Trust
Published
October 24, 2019
Location
North Cheshire - Wirral and Warrington
Category
Opportunity Type
Posted By
Chester VA
Benefits
Practical Experience
Skill
Hands On
Activities
Fundraising
Suitable for under 18s
No

Description

To support us in planning open garden events

Research and identify gardens suitable to include in the Open Garden scheme. • Actively follow up leads, assess suitability and report back. • Confirm or decline garden inclusion in the programme in agreement with other co-ordinators. • Report to and take part in meetings with the lead CWT officer as required. • Plan and agree the yearly programme for the Open Garden and review the previous year.

• Enthusiastic, positive and professional at all times.
• Ability to work effectively as part of a team and when required motivate and lead the volunteer team.
• Excellent communication skills and the ability to engage and form strong working relationships with garden owners and volunteers. Highly organised and able to pay close attention to detail.
• Ability to work independently. • Have an interest in wildlife, gardens and the environment.
• Own car, clean driving licence and ability to transport equipment on the Open Garden days is essential.
• Be in reasonably good health as the role requires some lifting and long days “on your feet"

Only registered members can apply for opportunities.

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