About us

About us

We offer real work experience


We aim to offer our trainees stimulating activities and support in order to enhance their personal development and improve their quality of life. We are able to offer everyone a tailor made service to suit their needs and goals. Our current range of support includes opportunities to:

  • Grow plants
  • Grow and harvest fruit & vegetables
  • Make up hanging baskets and planters
  • Look after our chickens
  • Take part in contract work such as allotment makeovers, litter picking & looking after private gardens or planting public areas
  • Work on a market stall
  • Work in our on-site shops
  • Learn how to do PAT testing – checking electrical appliances
  • Make jams and chutneys to sell
  • Make things out of wood; i.e. bird and bug boxes and do other natural crafts such as using willow
  • Attend short training courses – this year we have run Patio Laying, Brick building and Learn 2 Garden courses for those with a barrier to learning and we will be offering a greater range in the future

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