VACANCY: Organic farm manager (semi) volunteer position

Africa Amini Alama , Tanzania , Momella, Usa River, Wider Arusha

Vacancy Summary

  • Organisation Type: Government / non profit
  • Sector: Agriculture, Horticulture
  • Field of Expertise: Operations
  • Work Experience: 11-15 years
  • Salary: USD 500 - 1000
  • Benefits included: Accommodation, International insurance, Transport
  • Preferred Candidates: Both international and national jobseekers invited to apply
  • Posted on: Aug 10, 2022
  • Vacancy closing date: Sep 24, 2022

Job Description

Regenerative, Organic, Permaculture, Holistic, Natural, healing water, social, food security, old crops, biodiversity, no-till, living soil, non physical qualities of food, Africa, fair, healing properties of food, agroforestry,

Self staring, full of initiative, communicative, passion for transferring knowledge, trial and error, team work, passionate for living structures and its intricate workings.

Are you an agricultural specialist attracted to above concepts and live philosophy, then we might be looking for you.

We have a volunteer position for an experienced organic farm manager responsible for:
- Growing food for our projects (schools, social support and medical projects)
- Working towards complete regenerative agriculture
- Trying new and tested regenerative concepts in farming in our environments.
- Education of our staff and in a later phase our students.

You will be responsible for the farming activities of Africa Amini Alama currently focusing on 3 or 4 farming locations ranging between 1 and 80 hectares in different geographic and climatological areas in the wider Arusha area of Tanzania.

The position would best be suited for a detailed oriented doer that understands and thrives on trial and building a knowledge base of working concepts.

The position is in principle a cost paid voluntary position with a modest stipend to for living costs. The ideal term for this position is between 3 and 5 years and potentially longer.