Permaculture Market Gardener

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Website Kosters Trädgårdar

Organic kitchen garden with restaurant and farm shop and your start for a guided tour in Kosterhavets National Park

Kosters Trädgårdar is a well established permaculture project, started at the end of Nineties. We have a visitor garden, restaurant, bakery, garden shop, chickens, bees and sheep. The venue is used for courses as well as being open to all tourists that visit this island – Koster. It is situated 5 km out off the shore, 10 km from the Norwegian boarder in the middle of Swedens first Marina National park.

This job is a part time job during the low season Feb-March and October-November; during April-September it is full-time. It is one-year as a trial and with the possibility to extend.

You will have responsibility for the vegetable production to our restaurant, you will lead voluntary workers and woofers together with the head gardener; Helena von Bothmer.
We see you having some kind of gardening schooling and experience of market gardening. We want you to have knowledge on permaculture. You like people and is good at cooperation and can take care of visitors during season.

You need to live here on the island especially during high season. We are able to organize housing for you.

To see more of the project please visit:
For more information on the job please contact Helena:

English as your main language is sufficient even if we mainly speak Swedish.

Closing date for applications: 
Wednesday, 31 October, 2018

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