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Gardening Volunteer

Friends of Sonas Glendale Nursing Home

About Friends of Sonas Glendale Nursing Home

Friends of Sonas Nursing Home Tullow - is an association of residents seeking to meet with individuals who would like to volunteer their time and offer additional help with daily recreational activities in the home. The group is supported by Activities and Volunteer Co-ordinator Dara Byrne Due to interim period in Glendale with new manager, no new volunteers will be taken on until end of June/ beginning of July. Dara Quinn is also on Maternity Leave. Contact Ciara Duffy 0599181500/tullow@sonas.ie

What's Involved

This role will involve working with the residents of Sonas Glendale to plant hanging baskets and flower beds or vegetable patches dependent on the input of the residents. This role would ideally suit someone with greenfingers who has an interest and passion for gardening and also the ability to work with older adults. All materials plants etc will be provided.

What's required for this position

Ability to work with older adults, A strong interest in gardening and has green fingers.

Times and commitment required for this role

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Afternoon
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Minimum time commitment: Flexible

Hours required: 1hrs Weekly

Other Details

Location of volunteering opportunity:
Sonas Glendale Tullow Co Carlow

Screening details for this role:

  • Garda Vetting
  • Informal Interviews

Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:

  • Initial induction and training
  • Insurance cover

Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?
No

  • This opportunity is posted by:
  • Volunteer Centre: Carlow
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