Lands & Livestock Manager

Organisation: Deen City Farm
Salary: £20,000 – £22,000 (Depending on experience)
Location: London
Hours: Full Time
Position type: Paid
Contract: Permanent
Closing date: Mon 03 March 14
Website: deencityfarm.co.uk
Contact name: Simon Lynn
Contact telephone: 020 8545 2177
Contact email: manager@deencityfarm.co.uk


Based in the heart of South West London, Deen City Farm is one of the capital’s oldest community farms. Spread over 5 acres and home to animals of all shapes and sizes, we combine rural activities and education to actively engage local people, irrespective of their background or abilities.

We currently have a vacancy for an experienced Lands & Livestock Manager, responsible for the day to day management of staff and volunteers as well as the welfare and husbandry of the Farm’s animals.

Our ideal candidate will have a recognised qualification in animal care or agriculture and at least 3 years practical experience of working with Livestock.

They will be comfortable working with children and adults with physical or learning disabilities and be meticulous about health and safety. Experience of education, fundraising and community outreach would also be beneficial.

Most of all, they should be passionate about the work that we do and commited to creating a welcoming, fun and educational environment for our visitors.

If you feel you have what it takes to fill this challenging but rewarding role, please apply by completing an application form, available from our website or by emailing manager@deencityfarm.co.uk.

Closing date for applications is 5pm on the Monday 3rd March, interviews will be held during the week commencing 10th March.

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