Farm Hands (8 – 11yr olds) Sunday Engagement Worker


We are seeking to recruit a Sunday Farm Hands Engagement Worker (7hrs a week on Sundays all year). To run weekly sessions, engaging, supporting and supervising children from the local community in practical outdoor sessions on the farm. Salary (£19 000 pro rata). This unique and exciting project gives local 8 -11yr olds who are in need of positive activities, 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. The Farm Hands sessions have a maximum of 5 children who attend for 6 months. The role includes monitoring the benefits of the project to each child, particularly their self esteem and confidence, social skills and improvements to their physical health. No previous animal experience necessary - training is provided

Please download the following documents and return the application and monitoring forms to by 5pm on Friday 13th September.
Interviews will be held on Tuesday 24th September.

How to apply:

Please visit our website and down load the documents, including person specification. Return your completed application form and monitoring form to by 13th September.

  • Closing Date:
  • Friday, 13 September, 2019 - 17:00

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