We are back at work and the Garden is now open Monday to Friday 10am till 4pm – individuals and families are welcome to come and use the Garden and the playground, but remember to keep 2m distance from each other, use hand sanitiser provided and check in using the Track and Trace app. Pop down and enjoy looking for signs of spring in the Garden!
From April 19th we will be re-starting our regular activities outdoors in groups of six and starting new indoor activities for parents and toddlers – we will be posting more information later on this month!
Caldmore Village Festival Ltd based in Caldmore, Walsall, has the following vacancy for enthusiastic and experienced play scheme lead worker:
Play Scheme Lead Worker
7 hours per day, 6 days a week during three half – term holidays, Easter and Summer school holidays (9 weeks in a year).
Salary: £10 per hour
Start date: February 2021 (end: October half-term 2021).
Place of work: Caldmore Community Garden, Carless Street, Walsall WS1 3RH.
Ideally applicants will have a relevant Level 3 NVQ or diploma, preferably in Playwork or Youth Work, but we will consider other equivalent qualifications. Applicants must have experience of working with 7 – 13 year olds in a play environment.
Experience of working in a supervisory capacity is essential.
All posts are subject to receipt of a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure for a regulated activity and reference checks.
If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your CV and cover letter to Anna Webster at email@example.com.
Sally Cunningham has been a professional gardener for over 40 years, the last 20-odd of them working with Garden Organic… so whatever your horticultural problem is, she has probably seen it – or known somebody who has! She is also a wildlife recorder in her spare time, with a passion for creepy crawlies and growing unusual veg.
Funded by The National Lottery COVID-19 Emergency Fund..
A mix of arts and crafts, cooking, games and play. Activities will take place both indoors and outdoors (weather permitting).
The theme of the week will be mostly Halloween and there will be a Halloween mini-party for registered children on Saturday 2-4pm – please start thinking about your costume!
Due to Covid-19 activities will run in “bubbles” of 10 children – we will contact you about specific safety arrangements such as staggered pick up and drop off times. You have to register for the whole week. ONLY FOR CHILDREN OVER 8 YEARS OLD.
You have to book in advance for the whole week using our online form: https://forms.gle/Jt5aBm2xULvpNyfc7 or in person between 10am and 4pm at the Garden. Bookings must be in BY 12pm on THURSDAY.
If you have any questions, please contact Anna on 07871813252.