Heeley City Farm

Courses and Training

Here at Heeley City Farm we offer a variety of training courses, volunatary and work experience placements for people of all ages and abilities

VSP ... Young people can attend vocational placements as part of their education at Heeley City Farm. The vocational areas of work include Animal Care, Horticulture and conservation.

Young people are given the opportunity to thrive in a caring, nourishing enviroment where they can display their abilities through practical & theoretical tasks.

Young people can work towards Entry 2,3 or level 1, Awards, Certificates or Diplomas in Practical Countryside skills (animal care/Horticulture).

For 16 - 25 year olds thinking of a career in horticulture.  Come along to Heeley City Farm and learn new skills with our FREE taster sessions.

Each 2 hour taster session is delivered at a local food growing hub and the full course lasts 6 weeks.

Dates to suit between April and October.

AP ... Young people can attend vocational placements as part of their education at Heeley City Farm. The vocational areas of work include Animal Care, Horticulture and supporting adults with learning difficulties.

Young people are given the opportunity to thrive in a caring, nourishing enviroment where they can display their abilities through practical skills.

Young people can work towards Entry 2,3 or level 1, Awards, Certificates or Diplomas in Practical Countryside skills.

Contacts
Name: Julie Blacker
Phone: 0114 250 5116
Name: Nick Horne
Phone: 0794 118 2028

AP is run using the Matrix Standard "The matrix Standard is a unique quality standard for organisations to assess and measure their advice and support services, which ultimately supports individuals in their choice of career, learning, work and life goals.

News
***Help Heeley City Farm by donating, visit our JustGiving page to donate. Even the smallest amount can help the work we do to continue! For more info on how people can help the Farm go to our Donate Page***

*** We now have an Amazon Wishlist where you can buy things that the Farm needs for us as a way of donating***

2nd January 2019 - Happy New Year everyone!! The Farm offices are back open today! The Cafe and the garden centre re-open next Monday, 7th January!

The Farm Kitchen

Thursday 17th January

  • Soup

    Butternut Squash and Cumin

  • Mains

    Roasted Vegetable Lasagne

    Cauliflower and Potato Curry

  • Potatoes

    Paprika