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The Gasworks Sudbury

Maintenance Team Volunteer

The Building & Garden Maintenance Team (The Team) is one of three Volunteer Groups
inaugurated as part of the HLF-funded project ‘Sudbury Gasworks: Rescued and Restored’ (the Project).


The Gasworks Sudbury, School Lane, Sudbury, Ashbourne, DE6 5HZ

Is the location accessible for those with physical disabilities or limited mobility?


Is the location accessible by public transport?



Could this role be carried out virtually or through a hybrid volunteering model?


Is a criminal record check (DBS) required for this role?


Is a driving license required?

Preferred but not essential.

Are expenses covered?


What will you be doing?

Building & Garden Maintenance Team
This Team will;
a. Carry out low-level maintenance on the Gasworks building and site
b. Contribute to the development of external planting schemes
c. Support public engagement in outdoor areas
d. Carry out any other task that can reasonably be described as a ‘Building
e. Be available to meet every Tuesday between 10am and 3pm from the 2nd August
to the 23rd August 2022 for initial training
f. Be available to participate in a 12 week program on Tuesdays from the 6th
September 2022
g. Carry out any other task that can reasonably be described as a ‘General help or

What skills are required?

Will training be given or available?

Yes, all Team members will receive training, delivered by suitably qualified people, to enable them to
carry out tasks within the scope of the Team’s activities. Training needs will be identified by the
Project Manager, Gasworks Manager, SGRT and Group Leaders. Volunteer members should
suggest training to their Group Leader, who will make representations to the Gasworks Manager,
Project Manager and/or SGRT. All training will be organised by the Gasworks Manager and
commissioned by the Project Manager on behalf of the Project. Training will include, but may not
be limited to;
• Volunteering
• Project background
• Low level maintenance
• First Aid
• Equality & Diversity
• Health and Safety

Additional important information

For further information on this opportunity and more please complete this form:

Alternatively email quoting the opportunity number stated below.


Maintenance or DIY

Volunteer Opportunity No.


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