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Farm Livestock Officer (Maternity Cover)

St Werburghs City Farm

Posted: 11 Sep 2023

Deadline: 9 Oct 2023

Compensation: £22,777 - £24,948 (Hourly rate £12.51 - £13.71) depending on experience

Paid Part-time


Job description

We’re looking for someone who wants to make a real and lasting difference in people’s lives whilst ensuring that the Farm and our livestock are at the heart of our work. As the Farm Livestock Officer, you will play an important role in the day-to-day operation of the Farm site, ensuring our facilities are clean, safe, and welcoming for beneficiaries and the wider community to access.

  • Contract type:  Part-time, one-year maternity cover 
  • Salary:  Salary £22,777 - £24,948 (Hourly rate £12.51 - £13.71) depending on experience 
  • Hours of work: Part-time, 14-21 hours per week (2-3 days)  
  • Place of work: This role is based at St Werburghs City Farm in Bristol. The Office is a dog-friendly workplace.
  • Annual leave: 25 days holiday per year, plus public holidays, pro rata  
  • Probationary period: The appointment will be subject to a probationary period of 3 months.  
  • References: All appointments will be confirmed only upon receipt of satisfactory references.  

You will need a clean DBS check to fill this role  

Deadline for applications: Monday 9th October at 10am 

Interviews are expected to be held on Thursday 19th and Friday 20th October. 

Application information

Please visit our webpage for the full Job Description and Application Form. 

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About St Werburghs City Farm

St Werburghs City Farm connects people through land, nature, and food. Each year, we engage 60,000 people in spaces and services that build resilience, reduce isolation, and strengthen community. Our activities include accredited gardening placements for adults with learning disabilities, animal husbandry courses for inner-city children, woodland mindfulness for adults experiencing poor mental health, and conservation courses for people looking to develop new skills and connections.