Trainee Position 2019 Open for Applicants

Trainee Position at Cae Tan CSA 2019

Now Open for applications

Note….This is not the EVS placement….to apply for the EVS placement contact evscoordinator@unaexchange.org 

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Cae Tan community supported agriculture is based on the Gower Peninsula, south Wales. Please look at our website & watch the 9 minute film there as it explains our work in detail. www.caetancsa.org

We are seeking a hard working person to join our team for the 2019 season. Period from April 1st to 31st October 2018.

 

What we can offer you

  • Accommodation near to the field & shared with a European Volunteer
  • £50 per week living expenses
  • As much fresh veg as you can eat
  • Support in your work with us to learn the ropes of how to grow a CSA

 

Work will involve

  • Day to day sowing, planting, weeding, harvesting, packing organic / biodynamic produce
  • Working alongside staff & volunteers
  • Occasional schools & youth project work
  • 4 days per week 9 – 5 with occasional weekend watering
  • The opportunity to learn about machinery use if this interests you

 

What we would like from you

  • Motivation to learn about sustainable growing & community development
  • Willingness to work hard in all weathers
  • Adaptability & willingness to work & get along with a lot of different people

 

To apply for this position please

  1. Send us your CV
  2. Answer the following questions;
    1. Why do you want this position?
    2. What are your long-term goals in sustainable farming?
    3. What relevant experiences & aspects of your character will you bring with you

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS – 19th Jan 2019

Please send these by email to tom@caetancsa.org

If you want to ask anything just give me a call 07791696848

We will invite those selected in January to come for an interview, but if you want to come & visit in the meantime that would be great.

Cheers, Tom