Attend and participate in a minimum of eight Board of Trustee general & planning meetings a year.
Help out at market days and other fund raising activities.
Volunteer on the ground as able e.g. in the garden, pickling and preserving, building, R&M.
We are an independent charitable trust operating in the Christchurch South area since 1999.. Our goal is to contribute to neighbourhood sustainability in a meaningful way and to share our skills and resources with local communities.
There are a number of practices that are either planned or in place to drive improvement at the Christchurch South Community Gardens: including: seasonal market days; crop production; community workshops; local sustainability group.
Ability to understand the financial and general operations of a not for profit organisation and to take responsibility for one's own learning about our Trust.
Online / digital competency.
Must enjoy a diverse working environment.
Guiding principles that guide behaviour at the gardens: collective accountability; respsect; fairness and justice; being couraggeous; welcoming diversity; continuous learning.
Eight Board meetings per year, specific time commitment to be confirmed with the organisation.
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.
Committee & Board