Life at No.27 is looking to expand and grow, so that we are able to help more people within Oxfordshire and South Northants.

We have a number of brilliant and exciting paid and volunteer opportunities now available! If you are interested in any of the below roles, would like to apply, or find out more information, please email

Volunteer Roles

Gardening Support

We have both full-time and Summer holiday roles available.


  • Support client gardeners
  • Provide gardening advice to clients
  • Help maintain communal areas

Hours of work: 4 – 18 hours a week

Location: Towcester, South Northants

Skills / Abilities Desired:

  • Basic to experienced knowledge of gardening
  • Passion to support others
  • Patience and understanding
  • Able to work as part of a small team
  • DBS clearance and Safeguarding certificate – We will fund these for you.

If you are interested in volunteering at the adult therapy site, please complete the application form linked and return to

Paid Roles

Horticultural Therapist and Wellbeing Practitioner in Oxfordshire schools

I’m looking to recruit a freelance horticultural therapist or outdoor education leader with a passion for plants, to work with our schools and young people.

Starting in September, you would be based across Oxfordshire and work with children on a 1-1 or 2-1 basis providing personalised alternative education programmes. Working with them through fun activites to build confidence, share thoughts and feelings and learn new skills.

Click here for more info:…/Horticultural-Therapist…

To apply, please email your CV and a covering letter to by Friday 22nd July 2022.

Fundraising Co-ordinator

We’re looking for an experienced all-round Operations and Fundraising Co-ordinator who will take primary responsibility for existing and new fundraising activities and initiatives.

Working closely and collaboratively with me to generate income from a varied portfolio of activities.

You will need to have a hands-on mentality, no hesitance to get ‘stuck in’ and passion for the work we do 🙌🏻 This is a huge opportunity as this role is as big as you want to make it.

Dependent on you securing funding, the role will develop into a full time role with wider responsibility. Variety is guaranteed, with the role combining fundraising, marketing, event support and administration.

The money you raise will enable us to improve the lives of people living with mental ill health!!

Contract: Freelance; 12 months; one a day a week; subject to current funding application being secured.

Hours: 8 hours per week

Reports to: Founder and Director

Location: Home (some travel to Life at No.27 centres and elsewhere will be necessary)

Click here for more info in the Information Pack.


Please send your CV and a covering letter explaining how you meet the person specification in the Information Pack, to by Friday 22nd July 2022.