Volunteer Maintenance work on Playground Structure

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Location: Markfield, Markfield Park, Markfield Road, London, N15 4RB (see map)

Travel: Croftway bus stop.

Start date: 27/08/2019 (ongoing)

What will I be doing?

  • Help to strengthen and maintain the supports for our structure, it involves digging holes for and cross bracing the wooden poles.
  • There will be other jobs too; such as pressure washing, This is a great opportunity learn some basic outdoor landscaping skills.
  • Sanding down wooden structure
Volunteer Maintenance work on Playground Structure

Volunteer Maintenance work on Playground Structure

What impact will this have?

  • Helping to maintain our beloved adventure playground area.
  • Maintaining it for the community, and ensuring it is safe to play on.
  • Markfield is an inclusive community hub in Haringey where people can play, socialise and get information and support. We are an independent registered charity.

When are you needed?

Options available:
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Commitment

  • 2nd september 10-2pm
    5th september 10 - 2pm

    These are the main days but any times outside of these dates would also be great!

    Lots of work going including painting our dining room hall area and lots of maintenance work ouside, gardening and working on our outdoor climbing structure

Background checks

  • No background checks are required

About the organisation:

Additional Information

What skills will be useful?
  • Charity
  • Creative
  • Craft
  • Interpersonal
  • Negotiating
  • Team working
  • Leadership
  • Organising
  • Practical
  • Building and carpentry
  • Cleaning
  • Conservation
  • Gardening
  • Outdoor work
What skills can I gain?
  • Academic
  • Charity
  • Creative
  • Interpersonal
  • Team working
  • Leadership
  • Practical
  • Building and carpentry
  • Cleaning
  • Conservation
  • Gardening
  • Outdoor work

Training

  • You’d be helping a local community charity in the award winning environment of Markfield park, right by the River Lea.
  • Refreshments and Lunch provided.




  • Please wear appropriate clothing; old clothes you don’t mind getting dirty, hard wearing shoes, waterproofs (if chance of rain) and gloves if you have them otherwise we’ll have a few pairs.

Location

Markfield, Markfield Park, Markfield Road, London, N15 4RB

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