Carpentry and General Maintenance Volunteer

Lymley Wood CIC

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Great opportunity for volunteering outside. Do you have carpentry or maintenance skills and have some time to spare?

Lymley Wood, is a Children’s Forest school, wilderness therapy, campsite, and activity venue for nature based education and development opportunities for all children and young people with additional needs, that is situated in an ancient woodland in rural East Sussex

We are looking for a general maintenance person to help with the renovations of the adventure playground and buildings on site. This will include repair of an adventure obstacle course set in the woodland and built into trees.

Also there is an opportunity for environmental work e.g. tree planting.

Off grid site, with plenty of tools and materials on site. 


  • Carpentry and general building experience.
  • Able to work at height an advantage but not essential.


  • Volunteering in a beautiful woodland venue, with access to facilities including camping.
  • Meeting new people.
  • Positive for mental health and well-being. 

Practical Considerations

Driver / use of own vehicle.

When do I need to be available?

Details Opportunity available Monday - Sunday. Hours are flexible. Up to 2 days a week.
Morning Afternoon Evening

Where does this role take place?

Argos Hill Road
Carden avenue
East Sussex
TN20 6NP

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  • Details
  • Disabled Access
  • Equal Opportunities Policy or Statement
  • Expenses
  • Health and Safety
  • Induction
  • Insurance Cover for Volunteers
  • Other
    safeguarding Children
  • Suitable for 13 - 16 years
  • Suitable for 16 - 18 years
  • Suitable for a group of volunteers
  • Suitable only for (e.g. 18+, LGBT, BAME, Women only)
  • Support on Offer
  • This role is adaptable for different abilities
  • Training