Thinking of Volunteering? 

 

Before you contact us please read the following;

 

We know that volunteers 'make the world go around' and we invest in our volunteer team in a number of ways including events, personal growth, riding opportunities, equine training courses and fuel reimbursements. These vary according to your investment in us and how we can best invest in you. 

There are three main areas of volunteering; 

HELPING HANDS - General Farm and Equine Care.

  1. You must be prepared to learn and embrace our Vision and Mission.

  2. Have your own transport.

  3. You must be reliable, trustworthy with a positive outlook.

  4. Have some general farm skills and an enthusiasm to learn with a cheerful outlook!

  5. Be willing to work as part of a team.

  6. You would need to be sympathetic to Christian philosophy & values. 

  7. You will need to undergo Police Vetting.  

  8. Helping Hands volunteers can do a wide variety of tasks, some of which could be on the farm, and not necessarily involving the horses or donkeys. 

  9. This role could also involve work in the office or other aspects of administration. 

  10. You need to be willing to make a commitment to Hope Rising Farm for at least 6 months.  

LEADERS – In House and Public Events, working with a variety of people and general farm and equine care.

  1. You must be prepared to learn and embrace our Vision and Mission.

  2. You need a minimum of 2 years hands-on experience with horses.

  3. You will need to be over 15 years old.

  4. You will need to have have your own reliable transport.

  5. You must be able to communicate well with people.

  6. You must be reliable, trustworthy with a positive and mature outlook.

  7. Be willing to work as part of a team especially at events.

  8. You will need to be sensitive to the needs of those that come to the farm and respectful of their unique backgrounds and situations.

  9. You will need to embrace our Christian philosophy & values. 

  10. You will need to undergo Police Vetting (a legal requirement).

  11. You need to be willing to make a commitment to Hope Rising Farm for at least 1 year. 

 

BUDDY’s –  Working with our vulnerable youth and women. Time Out With Horses and Time Out With Horses for Women and Empower for Women. Conditions apply so contact us for more information. 

 

Hope Rising Farm Charitable Trust

Email: hoperising@xtra.co.nz

Phone: 027 539 7002

Registered Charity: CC49073

Location: Ngaruawahia

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