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Workers

Workers are provided ongoing, meaningful employment in their local area. They will have access to training and experience to allow them to move on to further jobs or education.

Benefits

  • Meaningful employment that is flexible enough to cater for their circumstances
  • Work is close to home – no issues with commuting
  • Access to training eg horticulture, admin, etc
  • They become known as valuable community members

Roles

  • Converting verges to nature strips and ongoing maintenance
  • Additional jobs could include administration, ITC and journalism depending on abilities and interest
  • Unofficial role as familiar face to residents – similar to the role that small businesses sometimes play in building community fabric

Responsibilities

  • Attend to the work provided
  • Provide feedback and suggestions about the project