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.

Black Creek Community Farm is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, national origin, age, disability, protected veterans status or any other legally-protected factors.

If you feel you need accommodation because of illness or disability during the application process, please do not hesitate to contact Human Resources at your earliest convenience – hiring@blackcreekfarm.ca.

 

Executive Director

Job Title: Executive Director
Contract Type: Permanent 
Salary: $73,000 (37.5hrs/week)
Benefits: Class A Benefits (includes extended health and dental)
Deadline to apply: 5 PM, October 15, 2021

 

We are an 8-acre farm in the heart of the Jane and Finch neighbourhood in Toronto. We are a not-for-profit organization and a leader in Toronto’s dynamic urban agriculture and community food sector. We serve and enrich our community through a thriving farm, healthy food, as well as hands-on training and learning experiences. Our focus is to inspire the next generation by providing leadership in food justice and supporting diverse and social ecosystems. 

BCCF is looking for a new Executive Director who has roots in the Jane and Finch community and a clear and inspiring vision for the farm. The Executive Director will lead the strategic planning and community vision, provide leadership and management to staff and programs, and be responsible for fundraising and communications for the organization. 

If you do not have all the qualifications listed, but you think this job is perfect for you, we would still love to see your application.

 

For the full job posting and qualifications please click here (PDF).

 

To Apply: Please submit your cover letter and resume to hiring@blackcreekfarm.ca. Please apply by 5 PM October 15, 2021.

 

Please note that only candidates selected for the interview process will be contacted.

Farm Manager

Job Title: Farm Manager
Contract Type: Permanent 
Start Date: Flexible
Salary: $59,000 (37.5hrs/week)
Benefits: Class A Benefits (includes extended health and dental)
Deadline to apply: 5 PM, October 15, 2021

 

The BCCF Farm Manager will oversee all aspects of the BCCF Market Garden and on-site food production, which includes supervising the staff and volunteers who work with the market garden, food forest, community garden plots, chickens, and bees. The overarching goal of the Farm Manager’s role is to help improve the efficiency, productivity, and profitability of the market garden and on-farm growing spaces, while ensuring community residents have access to food production spaces and the produce that we grow. This position is part of our management team that works collaboratively to shape a positive work culture and deliver programs and services that advance BCCF’s food justice-centered mission and vision. 

We have an interim Farm Manager in place this growing season, and are open to applications from people looking for a Farm Manager role starting in the 2022 growing season. 

If you do not have all the qualifications listed, but you think this job is perfect for you, we would still love to see your application.

 

For the full job posting and qualifications please click here (PDF).

 

To Apply: Please submit your cover letter and resume to hiring@blackcreekfarm.ca. Please apply by 5 PM October 15, 2021.

 

Please note that only candidates selected for the interview process will be contacted.