Do you have an interest in sustainable food production? | Biodynamic Association

Do you have an interest in sustainable food production?

Seasonal Worker
20th December 2019
Experienced Grower needed at Fern Verrow…..
11th December 2019

Cherry Orchards Camphill Community is an Intentional Adult Community going through ongoing change. We are actively seeking new members particularly those with an interest in developing sustainable food production on our smallholding. For a full description please visit our web site

www.cherryorchards.co.uk.

Description of the successful candidate, he/she will be interested in;

  • Committing to intentional community for long enough to develop projects to fruition
  • Organic and Biodynamic methods of agriculture and horticulture
  • The relationship between personal and environmental wellbeing.
  • Developing leadership skills to sustain developments over time.

Successful Applicants will need to demonstrate skills and experience in the following areas

  • All aspects of gardening and preferably also animal care.
  • Using machines, tractor, rotavator, strimmer, chain saw.
  • Growing a sustainable year round supply of fruit and vegetables.
  • Team working, ability to self-manage and manage others.
  • Ability to take initiative and manage risk.
  • Work in a community with a wide range of individual with varying capacities and skills.

We can provide accommodation for a single individual or couple in a beautiful community within Bristol City. We are a supportive and friendly crew trying to live sustainably in ways that create meaning hope and purpose in an anxious world.

If you are interested please write or email us with your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@cherryorchards.co.uk. We are aiming to fill the position by the end of January.