A workers' cooperative growing food on London's edge in the Lea Valley

Buddies – Volunteer Learning Placements

Volunteer learning placement roles that involve partnering with individuals or groups to enable them to participate and build initial confidence to achieve agreed goals, or ask you to be a ‘mindful presence’ on horticultural and other tasks. These are 3 month placement opportunities with guided learning support. Start dates happen across the year.

Current start dates:

Volunteer Buddy Mentor x6 places (a Wednesday or Friday placement, 10.30-4.30) starting Wednesday 5th or Friday 7th February for 12 sessions. Full details with expression of interest questions here (Contact us by Monday 20 January)

Health and Wellbeing Activities Support x1 place (a Tuesday placement, 9.15am – 5pm) starting Tuesday 28 January until Tuesday 28 April. Some flexibility with the day will allow additional learning opportunities. Full details here (Contact by Monday 20 January)

If this sounds interesting email volunteering@organiclea.org.uk or call 020 8524 4994.