Volunteer Returnships

 

Volunteer returnship placements take place with supportive organisations, who welcome returners after had a long gap away from work. In addition to your placement, if you are a returner and currently unemployed, myworkhive will also provide help to review your career goals, develop your CV and practice interview skills. 

 

Current Volunteer Returner Vacancies:

PLEASE READ THE FULL ROLE DESCRIPTIONS, BELOW. 

TO APPLY: Please email or post your completed form to Clinks Care Farm (full details are on the form.) If you have problems accessing the form, please email lucy@myworkhive.com

CLICK BUTTON TO DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION FORM (in Word): 

Clinks Care Farm CIC (near Beccles) is an award-winning, 143-acre care farm. There is a large market garden and farm shop; the farm also provides regular activities for disadvantaged community members – including people with autism, learning disabilities and brain injury. 

Several volunteer placements are available (see below.)  

FOR ALL ROLES: Returners are very welcome! Extra support will be provided by myworkhive if you have been long-term unemployed or have had a long ‘career gap’. 

Depending on your skills, experience and time availability, one of more of the following roles could be combined, if wanted.

(Photo credit: Clinks Care Farm)  

Gardener – Volunteer Placement

Help the busy team to grow lovely seasonal fruit, veg and flowers for sale. Get involved in all stages from seed sowing and propagating to harvesting. 

Support Worker – Volunteer Placement

You will work alongside service users, supporting them to safely take part and enjoy activities on the farm. This will involve taking part in a wide range of farm activities. 

Farm Shop – Volunteer Placement

You will enjoys working with the public and be confident handling money. This role could be combined with, for example, the Veg Prep Volunteer.

Veg Prep – Volunteer Placement

You will help wash and prepare vegetable for sale in shop and at market. This role could be combined with the Farm Shop Volunteer role. 

If you need this information in large text, please let us know.

 

Not sure if this if a volunteer returnship is right for you?
Email Lucy on lucy@myworkhive.com for a chat 

We know restarting can feel daunting – 

we’re very happy to talk things through

 

A very big thank you to our fantastic funders: