Forever MicroRanch: A Community Living Project is seeking one or two individuals, a couple, or a small family for the position of experienced Live-In Animal Caregiver / Gardener for the Farmed Animal Sanctuary component of the Community Living Project.

An Ideal Candidate will Posess:

  • Previous sanctuary intern, volunteer, farmed animal care taking experience
  • Farmed animal and/or human health care knowledge/experience
  • Relational communication skills with humans and animals
  • Experience with permaculture/organic food growing
  • Ability to perform moderate physical labour and lifting up to 20kg
  • Ability to maintain schedule of daily care requirements
  • Ability to work indipendently and take inititiative
  • Keen attention to detail and ability to follow instruction
  • Creative problem solving ability
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • An open and inquiring mind toward lifelong learning
  • A commitment to exploring intersectional, sustainable, minimalist approaches to living
  • A keen interest or experience in social/environmental justice activism
  • A current driver’s liscence and clear vulnerable-sector criminal record check

Position Benefits:

  • Plant-Based food provided with shared meal preparation
  • Accommodations provided within shared farmhouse
  • Peaceful, rural envrionment with natural surroundings
  • Experience the undiscovered beauty of the Canadian Prairies
  • Valuable skills and experience
  • Be a part of the foundational buiding of an innovative community model within Canada
  • Potential for long-term community living opportunities for the right individual(s)
  • Opportunity for future income generation/business development as a member within the Community Living Project

Interested individuals please visit our website for more information about our organization,

Or contact us at fmrsanctuary(at)gmail.com to submit a resume and written expression of interest, detailing why you feel you would be the ideal candidate for this opportunity.

Tagged as: advocacy and outreach, animal care, animal sanctuary, community, farming, food and hospitality, health, lifestyle, permaculture

About Forever MicroRanch: A Community Living Project

Forever MicroRanch is a Canadian Non-Profit Community Living Project & Farmed Animal Sanctuary in Southwest Saskatchewan, where rescued farmed animals and human folk live as co-citizens within a community model that aims to demonstrate a kinder, more compassionate way forward, while illuminating issues of nonhuman, human and environmental injustice.

Forever MicroRanch: A Community Living Project is an eco-feminist, pro-intersectional, LGBT-run organization.

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