Greenhouse Volunteer

Sussex Emmaus

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Emmaus Brighton is a community that houses formerly homeless people. We are a buzzing and vibrant workplace where you shall be working with a diverse range of people from Companions, Volunteers and Staff.

We are looking for new Volunteers to work in our beautiful Greenhouse. The Greenhouse is where we are selling our lovely plants and herbs and garden related bric a brac.

The role would consist of visual merchandising, sorting, pricing and cleaning, maintaining and watering plants. 


  • Knowledge of plants and greenery would be a bonus but not essential.
  • Someone who would like to cultivate the area and make it look as appealing and inviting as possible. 
  • Someone with a passion for greenery would be ideal. 


  • Working within a vibrant community with a diverse range of people.
  • Being part of a team which offers support and comradery.
  • Being able to enjoy seeing the Greenhouse come to life and being part of helping us generate income to support our community. 


Practical Considerations

  • The community is accessible by bus and train and is situated just up from Portslade Old Village. 
  • We will pay reasonable travel expenses.
  • We offer lunch to all our volunteers. 

When do I need to be available?

Details We are looking for Volunteers for Tuesdays to Saturdays. We are open to 10am to 5pm. We are flexible in the hours and can work around the Volunteers schedule.
Morning Afternoon Evening

Where does this role take place?

Drove Road
East Sussex
BN41 2PA

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  • Details
  • Disabled Access
  • Equal Opportunities Policy or Statement
  • Expenses
  • Health and Safety
  • Induction
  • Insurance Cover for Volunteers
  • Other
  • Suitable for 13 - 16 years
  • Suitable for 16 - 18 years
  • Suitable for a group of volunteers
  • Suitable only for (e.g. 18+, LGBT, BAME, Women only)
  • Support on Offer
  • This role is adaptable for different abilities
  • Training