Creative, foodie, grower, gardener

Milestones Trust
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Details of Role: 

Milestones Trust supports people with learning disabilities, mental health, dementia, and those with complex behavioural needs. Expressions is a year-long programme of creative events that works across the trust and culminates in an exhibition and festival that is open to the public. The focus for Expressions has always been to make the arts accessible, interactive and a source of well-being. 

We are currently looking for a Creative, Foodie, Grower, Gardener to help our studio garden space flourish.

Are you passionate about the things you grow and the food you  eat, do you love to be in the garden  grow the ingredients for  your favourite dishes and do you want to share those great  skills with others?

Based at Expressions Art Studio we have a small manageable garden with some raised beds that are the perfect blank canvas for some creative growing.  Food is about wellbeing, nutrition, socialising, and skills development and, of course, enjoyment –for the people who use our services and our staff. We are looking for an enthusiastic, creative and innovative gardener to join our team and help turn our beautiful garden (or at least a bit of it) into an oasis of edible space.

All volunteers are DBS and reference checked and also must attend induction training, including safeguarding. We are ideally looking for volunteers who can commit to a minimum of six months.

Closing Date: 
Saturday, 9 April, 2022 - 15:30
How to Apply: 

For more information or to request an application form please contact the Milestones volunteering team on or call 0117 9709356