Category: News

Year Long Internship 2019/2020

Start Date: Summer 2019 (flexible on exact date though not 14 – 28 July) End Date: Summer 2020 (flexible on exact date) Reporting to: Managing Director Monthly stipend: £500 Hours of work: 28 – 35 per week Days of work: Varies Organisation description Formally established in 2017, Jubilee Community Benefit Society is a Christian and…
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Bookkeeper/Financial Administrator Job

Reporting to: Managing Director Hourly rate: £9.60 per hour Hours/day of work: 7 per week on Wednesday Organisation description Formally established in 2017, Jubilee Community Benefit Society is a Christian and cooperative creation care organisation working for the benefit of a geographical community of all backgrounds and beliefs – the town of Larne and the…
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Volunteer Days 2019

Get into the great outdoors with our community volunteer days! Enjoy taking part in farm tasks, getting to know new people, and free Fairtrade tea and coffee. Outdoor clothing and footwear are essential, though we will provide work gloves. Children are welcome although must be supervised at all times. Not all farm tasks may be…
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Summer Internships 2019

19/04/2019 17:13 DUE TO THE EASTER HOLIDAYS WE’VE EXTENDED THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO FRIDAY 3RD MAY AT 13:00 UK TIME Dates: Monday 17th June to Saturday 7th September Reporting to: Managing Director Weekly stipend: £62.50 Hours of work: 35 per week Days of work: Monday to Wednesday and Friday to Saturday Number of positions available:…
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Community Meetings

Interested in local food that is healthy, humane, fair and sustainable? Interested in the story of Northern Ireland’s first community-owned farm? Interested in volunteering? Interested in school, church or community group visits? Then come along to one of our community meetings! You’ll hear from Jubilee’s Managing Director Dr Jonny Hanson about the story of and…
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Bioblitz 2019

Our farm was officially opened in 2019 with our first Bioblitz Festival of Science and Nature, as we surveyed and celebrated the diversity of life at Northern Ireland’s first community-owned farm with science, music, food, walks, talks, and a nature-friendly farmers market. A video showing just some of that day’s glory and introducing our goats,…
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Pig Club 2.0

Between February and June 2018 we ran a pig club as our pilot CSA project, in which members received a quarter pig for the freezer – in various cuts and joints.  Our native breed pork is humane, healthy, sustainable and fair, without the pollution, farrowing crates, antibiotic overuse and soya-from-what-was-the-Amazon-rainforest, that characterises industrial pig production.…
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Share Offer Launch

  Hear Jubilee director Jonny Hanson share the vision and plan for Jubilee Farm. Listen to and Ask questions at our panel discussion featuring:Tiziana O’Hara, of Cooperative Alternatives;Rev. Richard Kerr, farmer-turned-Presbyterian minister;Jim Kitchen, sustainable food and environmental advocate. Join us as we launch our community share offer. Connect and Network over Fairtrade tea and coffee. Watch Live: For those who cannot make the event,…
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On the Arrival of Mr. Kelly’s Pigs

A poem by Dr. Jude Stephens (or listen to Jude reciting the poem here) Today at Jubilee we mark the coming of the swine A notable array of seven young pigs in their prime Our pigs are vigorous hybrids from two well established strains Their deep-bodied circumference guaranteeing meaty gains A fusion of two prime…
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Free Range Families

Free Range Families (FRF) project is a Grow Wild-funded community conservation initiative that will will connect families – household, school, church and community – to each other by connecting them with nature. Free Range Families will focus on recording, understanding and celebrating wild nature through summer workshops, school classes & a BioBlitz, between June and September…
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