Job Title: Treasurer
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Wigan
Salary: 0 - 0
Reference: GCF-01
Contact Name: Patrick Bray
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 11, 2020 17:13

Job Description

Greenslate Community Farm is looking for treasurer to fill an external vacancy on the board of directors.


Formerly a disused council-run education farm, Greenslate Community Farm comprises 30 acres of farmland and mixed woodland. The main purpose of the farm is to help the community foster resilience to global uncertainty and to try to educate about a more ethical and environmentally conscious way of living.

The farm is run as a community benefit society by a board of directors elected annually by the membership, and is supported by a dedicated and growing team of volunteers.

Used as a local community resource, the farm provides volunteering opportunities, training, education and therapeutic activities, as well as supplying naturally grown food to the local community.

The farm operates a day care service, runs a shop and cafe, offers private allotments, and provides a hub for ideas sharing and development of community enterprises.

The position

This is a voluntary position ie no salary. The board meets approximately monthly and the appointment will be for one year in the first instance.

Here you will find a Terms of Reference for the post of Treasurer. If you are suitably qualified/experienced, and have the time and inclination to work with the board of Greenslate Community Farm, PLEASE express your interest by emailing with a short pen portrait to tell us how you fit the bill. You can add a CV if you wish.