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LIVE-IN VOLUNTEER / WORK EXCHANGE

Position: Live-In Animal Caretaker(s) and/or Gardener
Type: volunteer position with accommodations, shared meals
Organization: Forever MicroRanch: A Community Living Project
Location: Southwest Saskatchewan, near Frontier SK

Forever MicroRanch: A Community Living Project

Forever MicroRanch: A Community Living Project is seeking one or two individuals, a couple, or a small family for the position of experienced Live-In Animal Caretaker for the Farmed Animal Sanctuary component of the Community Living Project.

An Ideal Candidate will Posess:

  • Previous sanctuary intern, volunteer, farmed animal care taking experience
  • Farmed animal and/or human health care knowledge/experience
  • Relational communication skills with humans and animals
  • Experience with permaculture/organic food growing
  • Ability to perform moderate physical labour and lifting up to 20kg
  • Ability to maintain schedule of daily care requirements
  • Ability to work indipendently and take intitiative
  • Keen attention to detail and ability to follow instruction
  • Creative problem solving ability
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • An open and inquiring mind toward lifelong learning
  • A commitment to exploring intersectional, sustainable, minimalist approaches to living
  • A keen interest or experience in social/environmental justice activism
  • A current driver's liscence and clear vulnerable-sector criminal record check

Position Benefits

  • Plant-Based food provided with shared meal preparation
  • Accommodations provided within shared farmhouse
  • Peaceful, rural envrionment with natural surroundings
  • Experience the undiscovered beauty of the Canadian Prairies
  • Valuable skills and experience
  • Be a part of the foundational buiding of an innovative community model within Canada
  • Potential for long-term community living opportunities for the right individual(s)
  • Opportunity for future income generation/business development as a member within the Community Living Project

Interested individuals please visit our website for more information,

Or contact us at fmrsanctuary mask gmail.com* to submit a resume/expression of interest.

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GoodWork ID: 39295       Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Mar 30 2017