29th November 2019 Tom O'Kane

Trainee Post 2020


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 2020 season. Period from April 1st to 31st October 2020.

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

Send us your CV
Answer the following questions;
Why do you want this position?
What are your long-term goals in sustainable farming?
What relevant experiences & aspects of your character will you bring with you
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS – 19th Jan 2020

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