Dairy and Farm assistant

Do you dream of being a ‘re-grarian’? Stroud Micro Dairy are looking to recruit a part-time dairy and farm assistant.

The dairy and farm assistant will be trained to set-up our mobile milking parlor and milk independently from Stroud Micro Dairy manager. He/she will also assist in the bottling and processing of milk, yoghurt and kefir, in general farm work and in the production of bio-fertilisers and compost. The dairy is a sociable place with members passing through; we expect the Stroud Micro Dairy team to be caring towards customers and members. The role is for 24h a week over the year -  3 full days - one of which will be on the weekend. The pay will be £15,268 /year pro rata. There is a total of 14 days of annual paid leave (inclusive of bank holidays).

Experience with livestock and milking  is essential along with proven ability to operate farm machinery and tractors safely.

We offer the opportunity to contribute to a pioneering dairy business, one of only 2 dairy CSAs in the country. As the business grows, this position may be available on a full time basis.

Closing date of applications is 21st of September, interviews are on the 27th and 29th of September and we would like you to start on the 29th of October.

Please send covering letter, CV and at least one reference to:

kees@stroudmicrodairy.co.uk.

Any questions can also be directed to this email address.

See you soon!