Hen Care Volunteers
To provide support to HenPowered care homes through basic hen husbandry. An eggstra pair of hands to help care for the hens, 'hencouraging' residents and staff to get on board can make a big difference to the success of HenPower projects.
Main tasks / activities include supporting residents to join in with small scale tasks like collecting eggs, feeding the hens, checking their food and water.
An interest in hen keeping
Good communication skills
Friendly and helpful manner
Gaining experience in animal husbandry
Gaining experience in a care home setting
Making a difference to residents at risk of isolation
Training and equipment provided
Agreed travel expenses can be reimbursed where appropriate - bus 5B stops a few minutes walk away (York Hill)
Support and supervision from HenPower Project and Equal Arts Volunteer Lead
When do I need to be available?
|Details||Preferred day / time can be agreed upon and role can be kept flexible.|
Where does this role take place?
Rose Hill Court
Rose Hill Terrace