Volunteer Garden Coordinator

We are looking for a confident veggie gardener to manage a small plot at Atherton Gardens OSHC, growing herbs for our Fitzroy market and collaborating with the children during holiday programs.

POSITION DESCRIPTION

The Community Grocer are a not for profit social enterprise selling fresh fruit and veg at weekly pop-up markets across Melbourne. The market aims to improve fresh food access to the community through quality produce at affordable prices. 

We are looking for a volunteer to manage a small garden plot in the Atherton Gardens, growing herbs and lettuces for our Fitzroy market. The role involves coordinating all work required to restore and maintain the raised veggie beds into productive plots. Vegetable gardening experience is necessary.

Hours are somewhat flexible however applicants must be willing to commit to a weekly shift for a minimum of three months and be available on Tuesday mornings to bring produce to the garden.

The role may also include working alongside Children during school holiday programs, so applicants must have a current Working with Children Check.