Cycle Hire Assistant

Health and social care | Healthy living | Physical health | Sports | Community sports

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Location: Osterley Park and House, Jersey Road , Isleworth, London, TW7 4RB (see map)

Travel: Jersey Road bus stop.

Start date: Ongoing

What will I be doing?

  • Meeting and greeting visitors who want to hire a bike
    Offering information and instruction to visitors
  • Working closely with our Cycle Hire SupervisorHelping fix and maintain our fleet of bikes
  • Maintaining the safety of our visitors through regular checks of the cycle trails
    Volunteering in a beautiful Georgian Estate

What impact will this have?

  • Help others engage in cycling and enjoy the great outdoors
  • Encouraging everyone to get fit and healthy through learning to ride a bike in safe surroundings
  • Contributing towards the community's appreciation of this unique, beautiful and historic estate

When are you needed?

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Commitment

  • Our Cycle Hire scheme runs from February to October every day. Most volunteers help out one day per week, but it is up to you how often you attend.

What else do I need to know?

  • In 1761, the founders of Child’s Bank commissioned Robert Adam to create an elegant neo-classical villa for them to use as a summer party house. Today, the House is set in over 350 acres of park and farmland and is one of Britain’s most complete examples of Adam’s work.
  • We are dependent on the enthusiasm and varied skills of our volunteers to keep the magic of Osterley alive. With over 40 different volunteer roles on property we have an incredibly diverse and welcoming volunteer community that it is a pleasure to be a part of

Expenses

  • We’ll also cover agreed costs of your travel between home and Osterley

Background checks

  • No background checks are required

About the organisation:

Additional Information

What skills will be useful?
  • Interpersonal
  • Advice and support
  • Coaching
  • Practical
  • Outdoor work
  • Professional
  • Technology
What skills can I gain?
  • Interpersonal
  • Coaching
  • Practical
  • Outdoor work

Training

  • We’ll help you get to know Osterley, how you can help and how you will work with the rest of the team – with induction and training


  • We provide equipment to help you do this role well and safely.

Location

Osterley Park and House, Jersey Road , Isleworth, London, TW7 4RB

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