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About the Position
Position # 3359
OrganizationFriends of Government House
Position Garden Volunteer - Friends of Government House Garden Society
Location 1401 Rockland Avenue, Victoria, BC, Canada
Needs You!
We are looking for gardeners.
We have a place for you to work outside, with fun and
knowledgeable people, to help create beautiful landscapes,
tranquil places to walk, and awe-inspiring green spaces, all in
natural surroundings.
Description You would be helping the Friends to design and maintain the
nearly 20 gardens on the 36-acre Government House grounds.
The Friends have been caretakers of the gardens for over 30
years from humble beginnings with just a few members – to a
membership of nearly 450.
COVID-19 Vaccination Required Yes
Training Details We will supply all the major tools – you need only bring
small hand tools and gardening gloves.
Working Conditions Gardening days are Tuesday and Thursday, and you are welcome to work on either, or both, of these days.
Gardening hours start between 9 and 10 a.m. and end between 12 and 1 p.m.
Minimum Duration 4 - 6 months
Timing Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail Tuesday and Thursday, 9:30am - noon.
Gardening season runs March - October
Age 18+
Ideal for An Individual, ESL/EAL
Transportation On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest Gardening/Environment
Skill(s) Decision-Making/Prioritizing, Accountability, Adaptability, Self-Motivation
How to Apply
Application Link:
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Contact Krista Lavoie
Phone 250-387-2080
Address 1401 Rockland Avenue Victoria, V8S 1V9


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