BCCF is a member of FoodShare Toronto’s Supportive Partnerships Platform – staff hired for these positions will be employed by FoodShare Toronto, and their work location will be Black Creek Community Farm.
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Market Garden Facilitator
The BCCF Market Garden Facilitator is responsible for supporting the implementation of the day to day operations of the organic vegetable farm, which includes: seedling and crop production; harvest sales and marketing; mentoring farm trainees; and community-building with farm volunteers and customers. More broadly, this position will work closely with the Farm Manager and Farm Coordinator towards the goal of improving the efficiency, productivity, and profitability of the farm in the context of the mission of BCCF.
This position leads the planning and implementation of BCCF farm events such as Maple Syrup Day, Earth Day, Farm Festival, Dinner at the Farm and others. The work includes creating event plans, coordinating logistics, recruiting volunteers and community partners as needed, and set-up/tear-down for on-farm events. All events will be in compliance with COVID-19 protocols for visitors and volunteers. This position also coordinates the food security emergency relief initiative when funding is available.