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Job advert for community farm local food coordinator, Bill Quay, Gateshead

News Date: 09.08.2010

Bill Quay Community Farm Local Food Connection Post
Bill Quay Community Farm Management Committee is delighted to be welcoming tenders for the new post of Local Food Connection Coordinator for a fixed term period of two years.
The Coordinator will be responsible, working with the farm, to achieve the outcomes conditional to the Big Lottery Local Food Funding and to achieve the project aim to make local & regional food accessible, affordable and enjoyable for local people by providing facilities for them to enjoy a local food experience, and enable them to taste, buy, cook with and celebrate local food.
Individuals or organisations interested in making an application should submit a proposal of a maximum of 1000 words, including an outline of their suitability for their role, their vision and a timeline for delivery of the above outcomes. A CV should also be included with two references.
Deadline for the submissions is 20th September 2010.
To assist with applications, there will be a tour of farm facilities, including a question and answer session on Sunday 12th September from 10am till 12noon.
For a full information pack with Coordinator fee, job description, person specification & local Food Connection business plan. Contact billquayfarm@gateshead.gov.uk or call 0191 4335780.
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