Funding: Career Focus Program, AAFC
Job Type: Contract – March 4, 2019 – February 28, 2020, 40 hours per week average
Deadline: Monday, January 7, 2019
Start Date: March 4, 2019
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The Ignatius Jesuit Centre (IJC) is a not for profit charity situated on 600 acres of woodlands, wetlands and farmland just outside of Guelph Ontario. IJC welcomes all and is home to Loyola Retreat House & Ignatian Training, Ignatius Farm, the Ignatius Old-Growth Forest, St Brigid’s Villa and Orchard Park Office Centre.
Ignatius Farm is looking for passionate, imaginative, eco-minded individuals to help us care for the Ignatius organic farm. You will help build the Ignatius Farm vision of developing local food systems, innovative greenhouse production, eco-spirituality, community shared agriculture, and education programs.
Ignatius Farm grows certified organic vegetables and berries for Community Shared Agriculture (CSA) members, farmers markets, local businesses and service agencies. The Farm’s programs include community gardens, acreage rentals, internships, working shares, volunteer opportunities, and several annual community events.
The Indoor Production Associate will grow and market seedlings, microgreens, in-ground greenhouse crops, as well as field crops.
We thank all applicants in advance; only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
The Career Focus Program is funded by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada as part of the Youth Employment Strategy.
To be eligible to apply to this program, applicants must be, before starting the project:
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Dec 5 2018 ID: 49550