Vegetable Garden Manager - South Africa

Become part of Melusi Christian Community and serve the poor and needy of the Dundee community [KwaZulu-Natal / South Africa] together with a committed international team of long and short term workers. We are looking for a person who has a heart for gardening & agriculture and is able to run a community vegetable garden. Part of this role is to lead a group of local helpers who work at Melusi for a food parcel. The aim of this ministry is to provide fresh vegetable for our community kitchen, to support poor families with food and to "sow" the word of God amongst our workers. Although the main focus of this post is gardening the person would be involved in our other ministries [Melusi Fellowship / Kids-Youth ministry...] as well. Regular work times: Monday-Friday 07:30 - 16:30 / Additional duties such as involvement in our church [Sunday morning] and other weekend activities

Qualifications: a PASSION for CHRIST and a HEART to serve, basic knowledge of gardening and agriculture, able to lead and supervise a group of local helpers who come to work at Melusi for a food parcel, able to work in an international team / take over responsibility / submit to leadership, able to communicate in English.

Ref: 12519