Contract – April 20 – August 28, 2020
40 hours per week average
Deadline: Monday, March 31, 2020
Start Dates: April 20 or May 5, 2020
Wage: $2375/month; small CSA share and/or garden plot as Farm Staff benefit
Submit cover letter and resume to:
The Ignatius Jesuit Centre (IJC) is a not for profit charity situated on 640 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.
Are you passionate and ecologically minded? The Ignatius Farm’s vision actively supports community food systems, innovative regenerative crop production, eco-spirituality, community shared agriculture, and farm education!
Ignatius Farm grows certified organic vegetables and berries for Community Shared Agriculture (CSA) members, farmers markets, local businesses and service agencies. The programs include community gardens, acreage rentals, internships and farmer training, working shares, volunteer opportunities, and several annual community events.
The Farm Associates lead the farm team members to grow, harvest, and distribute quality organic vegetables and berries.
Your letter of interest must specify:
Some positions are funded through the EcoCanada SWILP program.
Indicate if you meet the following criteria, before the start date:
Go to https://www.eco.ca/swilp/studentquiz.aspx to become pre-approved for the EcoCanada Student Work-Integrated Learning Program (SWILP).
We thank all applicants in advance; only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Mar 5 2020 ID: 56339