Youth Centre - Gardener

City of Onkaparinga

• Tend and maintain the gardens around the youth centre such as weeding, mulching, pruning and ensuring tidy appearance.
• Developing and maintaining produce plots ie vegetable gardens, fruit trees.
• Use of environmentally sustainable practices ie composting, worm farms etc.
• Clearing any roadside gutters, drains and car parks of garden matter, and provide some general centre maintenance.
• Using appropriate allocated personal protective equipment.
• Adhering to all Safe Work Practices and Procedures.
• Attend staff/volunteer team meetings.

*Previous gardening experience
*Sound knowledge of horticultural practices
*Knowledge of relevant plant and equipment capabilities and maintenance requirements.

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  • Location: Christie Downs SA
  • Category Young People

Suitable for

  • People with disability
  • People Learning English
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Wheelchair Access


Regular - more than 6 months

Time Required

Monday to Friday (negotiable) Times negotiable.


Any required training provided by the organisation.


  • Working with Children Check *

Please Note:
* During the Covid-19 pandemics, organisations should be providing all necessary Covid-19 safety protection measures for volunteers following the advice of both the Sate or Territory Governments and the Federal Government. Your safety and wellbeing is your priority. Familiarise yourself with the most up-to-date requirements and advice from the Australian and NT and SA State Governments.
* As each organisation provides different levels/types of insurance, volunteers are reminded to check with the organisation as to the type of insurance provided for volunteers (e.g. Volunteer Personal Accident Insurance).
* Best practice volunteer involvement recommends that a volunteer role should not be more than 15-16 hours per week.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.

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