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Business Manager, Farm Enterprise
£29,110 – £33,172 per annum (pro rata), plus pension
Part time, 24 hours per week
Based in West Lothian
Cyrenians Farm, at Kirknewton is a working organic farm producing local fruit, vegetables and eggs, and is also home to a community of vulnerable young people, many with backgrounds of homelessness. Cyrenians also runs a Good Food Programme in Edinburgh which is home to several food related services including FareShare Central and South East Scotland which collects excess food form local outlets and redistributes to other organisations working with people in need and Food Education services offering cooking classes and creating clubs alleviating isolation and loneliness.
Working with the Head of Enterprise and the Farm team, this role will oversee the Farm operation including the implementation of new initiatives in the growth plan. These tasks include promoting the enterprise and the Good Food Programme, developing effective marketing and communications with the support of the central team, manage the Farm facility ensuring maintenance within Health and Safety requirements, manage the Farm team of staff and volunteers to deliver operationally and ensure compliance with all legislative requirements.
You should also be an effective team player, with excellent organisations skills and business experience in the food sector. You will be trustworthy and responsible, and able to demonstrate Cyrenians values of compassion, respect, integrity and innovation in the work that you do.
Closing Date: 12 noon on Monday 3rd December 2018
Interview Date: 11th December 2018
CVs will not be accepted
Key Worker, Cyrenians Communities
£20,798 - £23,256 (pro rata) plus pension
Part time - 24 hours per week
Based in West Lothian
Cyrenians Farm Community provides accommodation for up to 8 young people who will have experienced a tough reality, potentially as a consequence of family breakdown, homelessness, drug or alcohol issues, or poor mental health. The purpose of the Communities is to provide a safe and stable community environment for young people to live, learn and develop together. Our unique approach to supported accommodation helps young people to develop their skills through training and ongoing support
This role involves key work support for residents and volunteers, delivering group work, and liaising with referring agencies. Alongside these, you will work to ensure that Cyrenians Community model is adhered to and developed; and that the quality of service remains high.
We are looking for a well organised and passionate individual who is aware of the challenges young people face. You will have experience of working with this client group, excellent communication skills, and a creative approach to problem solving. You should also be able to demonstrate Cyrenians values of compassion, respect, integrity and innovation in the work that you do.
Closing date is 9am on Monday 3rd December 2018
Interviews will be held on Monday 10th December 2018.
CVs will not be accepted.