Gardening coordinator

Gardening coordinator with Holly Lodge Centre

The Holly Lodge Centre provides activities for people of all ages and abilities to help them learn about the wildlife and heritage of Richmond Park.   People with special needs are particularly welcome.   The sessions are linked to the National Curriculum Key Stages 1 and 2 for school children.  

The Centre is a charity working in partnership with the Royal Parks.

Role description
Holly Lodge Centre have an award winning gardening group, who support teenagers with disabilities from a local school to grow fruits and vegetables in their Victorian kitchen garden. They are looking for a garden co-ordinator to determine what needs to be sown, tended and harvested and lead weekly sessions with support from their friendly and experienced garden volunteers.

Skills and Qualifications Required
This role would provide excellent experience for anyone aiming for a career in environmental education.

All Holly Lodge Centre volunteers have access to their training sessions and volunteer events. They are based in the idyllic setting of Richmond Park, the Holly Lodge Centre is an interesting place to be a part of.

When needed:
Thursday/Friday AM
Commitment: Part Time

If you have already registered with Volunteering Richmond, please give Chelsey Binder a call on 0300 365 9940 or email her

If you have not registered with Volunteering Richmond, then you can do so now online, or via email and post by visiting our Volunteer Registration page

If you have any further questions, then do not hesitate to contact Chelsey Binder on 0300 365 9940 or email her