Sustainable Garden Volunteers


Role Purpose: To provide support in the development and maintenance of the Welcoming Sustainable Garden (located in Saughton Mains Allotments, Chesser Loan) and relative project’s activities, such as: food growing home visits, food growing workshops and cookery classes.

Commitment: We usually meet on a weekly basis at the garden but this is subject to seasonal variation.

Skills and qualities needed: Gardening and food growing experience desirable but not essential, reliability and flexibility, a keen interest in meeting new people and learn about different cultures. Commitment to the vision and the values of The Welcoming

Training and support: Informal induction, food growing training and on-going support offered.

Update: Due to the current circumstance, we are not recruiting any new volunteers at the moment. Please check back regularly for updates.