Contract: October 30, 2017 – August 31, 2018
Posting Date: October 6, 2017
Deadline: October 23, 2017, 9:00am
Submit resume and letter of interest to:
Ignatius Farm, an organic community-based training farm, is an integral part of the Ignatius Jesuit Centre. The Ignatius land is considered sacred and those who work the land must have a commitment to ecology.
Ignatius Farm grows certified organic vegetables and berries for Community Shared Agriculture (CSA) members, the Milton Farmers Market, local businesses, and service agencies. Farm programs include Community Gardens, Acreage rentals, Internships, Working Shares and volunteering.
Four Ontario Job Creation Partnership positions are working with the Ignatius Farm team to implement new Indoor Crop Production and Training in the priority areas of Indoor Production/Markets/Education.
Qualifications & Eligibility
The Ontario Job Creation Partnership program is facilitated by the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development. It provides employment insurance benefits directly to the participant. Participant income supports are taxable but not insurable (i.e. hours do not count towards future EI Benefits).
Eligible OJCP participants are:
Please identify your interest and relevant expertise for each priority area.
Police checks are required as part of working with the Ignatius Jesuit Centre.
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GoodWork ID: 42790 Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Oct 6 2017