Farm Hands gives local 8 – 11yr olds the opportunity to get involved in and help look after the community farm. They take part in a wide variety of practical outdoor work and play sessions on the farm; across its farmyard, gardens, woodland and orchard.
We are seeking to recruit a Sunday Farm Hands Engagement Worker (7hrs a week, all year)to run weekly sessions; engaging, supporting and supervising the Farm Hands in a range of outdoor activities.
“Lawrence Weston Community Farm is a community-managed project that aims to improve the quality of life for local people and its service-users.
The farm does this by working with members of the local community and others, to provide a range of innovative and exciting, educational, social, environmental, economic and recreational activities. The farm is particularly interested in combating social exclusion and addressing issues caused by multiple deprivation by providing a safe and supportive environment in which people can flourish and contribute positively to their community.”
Funded by BBC Children in Need until April 2020
Salary £19 000 pro rata
Closing date Thursday 1st November 5pm
Interviews Friday 9th November
Please download the forms below including the application and monitoring form and return them to firstname.lastname@example.org