Here’s a heads up from greenhorn Chandler Briggs at Island Meadow Farm who says:
There is a position opening up for a farm manager on our island that is owned by a Montessori school & hosts the kids during the school year, but also sell produce locally via a CSA, farmer’s market & farmstand. We need more awesome young farmers!
Pacific Crest Farm on Vashon Island offers a unique position for live-in farm manager or farm-couple managers. Our 16-acre farm is a working farm, servicing our on-site farm stand, 12 CSA families, one restaurant and Vashon Farmer’s Market. The farm is owned by Pacific Crest School, a Seattle-based Montessori school that participates in the life of the farm with regular student trips to farm, with a family community willing to help. Pacific Crest School is in the process of developing this farm/study center. Farm experience and commitment to work a must and desire to work with school families necessary. Position includes benefits, great community and beautiful farm. Send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.