5th November 2018 Tom O'Kane

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