Opportunities within the UK

Free TCV Community Network membership

In a year when our green spaces have become more important than ever, and during a time when the natural environment needs us to come together to care for and protect it, we are once again able to offer Community Network membership for FREE in 2020, for new and existing members.

We can only do this with the support of players of People’s Postcode Lottery so thanks to their support there has never been a better time to join us.

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Do you want to start an organic, vegetarian, ‘field to fork’ business at The Fold?

Located in rural Worcestershire, the Fold is a Community Interest Company consisting of organic farm, artisan village and centre for personal growth and wellbeing. Its mission is to carry out activities which benefit the community and improve the health and wellbeing of individuals, the local and wider community and the planet. It aims to support the local economy and promote environmentally sustainable practices.

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£30k for local groups for climate justice in the UK - All For Climate UK

From https://opencollective.com/

We have raised £30k to cover printing expenses for local groups of various movements working for climate justice in the UK.

TLDR
If you are part of a movement working for climate justice (Fridays for Future, (Grand) Parents for Future, UKSCN, Extinction Rebellion, …) we can cover your expenses for printing posters, stickers, leaflets, etc.

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Grower opportunity or grower/agro-ecological internships..

Lovely, happy, veg grower or trainee grower wanted for Permaculture inspired agroecological farm between the mountains and the sea in North West Wales.

Do you want to run your own no-dig market garden? Would you like to work along side us trying to run one?

We have an establishing no-dig, Ridgedale inspired Market Garden, we’ve fed our selves and volunteers for years, and we fed the neighbours last year. This year we have more people wanting veg boxes and some restaurants etc. wanting salad.

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Timber Framing Residency

An experienced timer framer and generally lovely guy Will Greensmith is building a timber frame at the Hidden Mill, permaculture land centre in South West Scotland.
We are looking for a volunteer to assist him on the build, someone with wood working experience who wants to learn the art of timber framing.
This will be a green build from start to finish.
We host land centre volunteers all year who will be around and working in the growing systems but this is a special deticated opportunity in framing.
Ideally starting the end of April and lasting 3 months.

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Live-in, part-time Butchery Assistant on Organic Farm

Live-in, part-time Butchery Assistant on Organic Farm

Bulstone Springs Farm is a small organic high-welfare poultry farm in East Devon. We rear chickens for eggs and meat, and perform all the processing in our on-site abattoir and butchery facility.

We are looking for a Butchery Assistant to join us on a ‘WWOOFER’ volunteer basis: working part time, 2 days/15 hours per week in return for a beautiful location connected to power with access to WiFi, kitchen, shower-room and outside compost loo, plus regular shared meals.

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Ridgefields Ecological Land Partnerships

Ridgefields Ecological Land Partnerships Community Interest Company aims to support new and evolving community initiatives and social enterprises to access land in support of their endeavours. We do this through the purchase of land, to be held by the CiC and leased out at a nominal rate. Our key objective is to offer support to initiatives that demonstrate generation of community benefits with land stewardship that embeds sound environmental management. We also welcome opportunities to work with other land owning organisations that have comparable aims.

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