Youth Assistant

Surrey Docks Farm

Rotherhithe, Southwark
£50/week, Sunday 9am-5pm

Paid • Part Time • Permanent 02072311010 Gemma Hooper

Sectors: environmental education, conservation & wildlife, food, farming & organics

Closing date: Tuesday, 09 May 2017

Surrey Docks Farm is a working farm in central London. The Farm aims to engage and educate the local community in all aspects of farming - including animal care, gardening, cooking, conservation and sustainability.

We are currently recruiting for a Youth Assistant who will support the Farm’s Youth Coordinator with the planning, preparation and delivery of our Get Farming Club on Sundays.

Get Farming Club is a free club for local children aged 8 to 10 years old. Members get involved with all aspects of the Farm such as animal care, gardening, conservation and cooking. The Club is split into two groups with members attending either the morning (10am-12:30pm) or afternoon group (2pm-4:30pm).

This post is ideal for someone looking to progress in an environmental education or teaching career.

Please see our website for full details and to download the full job description and person specification.

To apply please send your CV and one A4 page cover letter explaining why you are suitable for the role and how you meet the job description and person specification, to Gemma Hooper (Farm Manager) before 5pm on Tuesday 9th May 2017.


Address: Surrey Docks Farm, Rotherhithe Street, London SE16 5ET

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