Cyrenians Farm, at Kirknewton in West Lothian 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.
This new role is an exciting opportunity for us to develop an educational offering to the farm residents, volunteers and local community using the farm’s resources, while also supporting the farm’s operational activities.
The post holder will lead on the development and delivery of educational activities, by engaging with relevant agencies and local organisations.
We are looking for a passionate and effective educator with excellent communication skills. With experience of outdoor education and/or a background in horticulture, woodwork, ecology or gardening, you will be resourceful and well organised. You should also be able to demonstrate Cyrenians values of compassion, respect, integrity and innovation in the work that you do.
Cyrenians is a charity working towards a society that truly values and includes all. Our Vision is of an inclusive society in which we all have the opportunities to live valued and fulfilled lives. We work to make that vision a reality through our mission to support people excluded from family, home, work or community on their life journey.
Closing Date: 12 noon on Monday 28th September 2020
Interview Date: week beginning 5th October 2020
2nd stage: TBC