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Linley Farm, Market Garden
Linley, Bishop's Castle, Shropshire SY95HL
Compensation: Living Wage
Paid Full-time Fixed term / contract
We are a 4 acre vegetable & flower market garden in an old walled garden with polytunnel and traditional greenhousing. We are part of a large diversified regenerative organic livestock and arable farm. The market garden is in its second year of production supplying high-quality organic vegetables and flowers locally and to select London restaurants and markets. We practice no-dig methods, focusing on soil health and composting.
We seek an enthusiastic, industrious and self-motivated worker with a good-natured and positive attitude, who is willing to work 35 hours a week from April through October. The Assistant Gardener must be ready to work in all aspects of growing, harvesting and preparing organic vegetables and flowers for sale. They must be happy to muck in and be willing to work occasionally in other areas of the estate than in the garden. The successful candidate will work as a member of our small field crew, taking direction and working alongside our Head Grower.
Remuneration Remuneration is set at the Government’s national living wage in relation to age.
We would like to fill this role early in April 2021, with a one month trial period.
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About Linley Farm, Market Garden
Organic farm near Bishop's Castle, Shropshire.