Green Spaces Improvement

A range of outdoor tasks at Northumberland Park and involving moderate physical activity such as bark chipping path resurfacing, French drain installation, path clearance, fence repairs, weeding, wildlife habitat maintenance.

1st Wednesday of the month.

You can book a place on Eventbrite at or by emailing Northumberland.Park[@]

About Northumberland Park, North Tyneside Parks Team, North Tyneside Council

Maintaining local parks and green spaces within North Tyneside

What skills do I need?

Prepared to work outdoors

Moderate physical ability

Can do attitude

Ability to work as part of a group

Previous experience helpful but not essential

A love of parks

Posted for
Northumberland Park, North Tyneside Parks Team, North Tyneside Council

Register your Interest

Quick Enquiry


  • Environment


  • Gardening
  • Practical Skills


  • Accessibility
    But site is in a dene and has steep slopes.
  • Age restrictions
  • Child Protection Policy (where relevant)
  • DBS check required
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
    From first aid trained members of the Parks Team
  • Training provided
    Opportunity for use of machinery training
  • Volunteer induction
    Brief chat about the sites, tasks and tool safety
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description
    To perform a range of outdoor tasks with the Parks Team at Northumberland park involving moderate physical activity

When can I volunteer?

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Availability Details

10am - 12pm, 1st Wednesday of the month beginning on Wednesday 02 June 2021.


Northumberland Park Visitor Centre
Northumberland Park
King Edward Road
North Shields
North Tyneside
NE30 2ES

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