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Volunteer Gardener

We are very proud of our stunning gardens at Deer Park and they make such a huge difference to our patients, their families and to our staff & visitors.  Right now our grounds team have vacancies for more willing assistance. 

If you are a keen gardener or are willing to learn then please get in touch.  There are a variety of aspects required to maintain our gardens, from grass cutting, planting and of course weeding!  Please see the role description, this gives you a good understanding of the type of work required.

Our garden team meet on Mondays and are waiting to welcome new volunteers.  

If you require further information, please contact the Volunteer Office on 01271 347226 who will be happy to discuss this or any of our roles in more detail.


GDPR Volunteer Recruitment Statement

By submitting this application form to North Devon Hospice you are consenting to the processing and storage of your personal data in order that you can progress through our volunteer recruitment process. 

We will never sell your data however we are obliged by law to inform you that should we be required to we may share your data with external agencies. This may include but is not limited to Acevo / UCheck (a service for managing and processing Disclosure & Barring Service clearance applications) and other government agencies. We will also, as required, contact those individuals named as your referees to confirm your suitability for the role(s) you are applying for.  Your data will only be used for your volunteering role and to comply with our statutory and legal obligations.

If your application is unsuccessful we will retain your information for 12 months; after this date it will be safely destroyed.

If your application is successful we will retain your information for the duration of your commitment and up to 6 years after you cease volunteering.  Please refer to North Devon Hospice’s Privacy Notice for Staff and Volunteers for more information.

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