Animal Caretaker

Geplaatst: 10 maanden geleden Vacaturenummer: 163003 Print this job
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On our farm, the Meent, we put social and ecological values first. This welcoming place outside the city offers space to socially excluded people to reconnect with community.

TAAKOMSCHRIJVING
Our aim is to produce local and sustainable food for those who need it the most We do this together with participants who have few opportunities to participate in society, but who can further develop their talents and skills here. Perhaps you would like to learn more about animal care including chickens, pigs, oxen and water buffaloes, together with the farmer and other volunteers and participants?

WAT VOOR KENNIS OF VAARDIGHEDEN ZIJN NODIG?
Some experience with animals as well as your interest in farming / gardening / cooking / DIY / woodworking / carpentry will be helpful.

WAT VOOR KENNIS OF VAARDIGHEDEN ZIJN NODIG?
It is possible to follow training courses via Volunteer Academy. In addition, we provide theme-based workshops and excursions, such as poultry farming.

WAT KRIJG JE ER VOOR TERUG?
Space to learn and develop. Working outdoors on land, taking care of animals. Being part of a special farm, on the outskirts of Amsterdam. Opportunity to gain knowledge and experience. Self-development is facilitated and entrepreneurship stimulated. Travel expenses and lunch are provided by the Meent. You will savour lunch from our own land!

WAT IS DE MEERWAARDE VAN DIT VRIJWILLIGERSWERK?
This hospitable place outside the city offers space to people – who are stuck elsewhere in society – to develop and empower by producing local and sustainable food together for social projects in the city, such as walk-in houses, reception centers and social supermarkets. By being part of our project, you will also contribute to the creation of this exceptional place.

WERKTIJDEN
Half a day per week; on Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday from 8:30 am – 9:30 am to 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm. Or 2 times a week for an hour or so. It will be very practical if you live in the neighbourhood!

HOE KOM JE IN AANMERKING?
Own transport (car/bicycle) to get to the farm will be helpful. Public transport is also an option, we will reimburse your  travel costs.Click on the “respond immediately” button and we will contac

Vacature Kenmerken

Plaats
Buiten de stad
Doelgroep
Dieren, Volwassenen
Wat ga je doen
Kleine klusjes
Taalniveau
Alleen Engels
Vacaturenummer
163003
Publicatie datum
9 februari 2022
Contact Person Name
Nicky Dankelman