*Closes 29th October*

The Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA) wishes to appoint four new members for the following sectors:

  • Arable/Crops
  • Education
  • Food Processing
  • Poultry/Pigs

These are 3 year appointments starting from 1January 2022.  The College Advisory Group is an Expert Committee which provides advice at a strategic and operational level to the CAFRE Management Team.  It meets up to 6 times per year for full days at various CAFRE locations.

All applications for appointment are considered strictly on the basis of merit.

The closing date (and time) for receipt of applications is 4.00pm on Friday 29 October 2021. 

The application form and further information can be found on the DAERA website at www.daera-ni.gov.uk/cafrecag or alternatively by contacting Richard McCreedy, Food and Farming Group, Room 516a, Dundonald House, Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast, BT4 3SB, e-mail: cagrecruit@daera-ni.gov.uk or Telephone 02890520889.

If you have a hearing difficulty you can contact the Department via Text Relay:

  • Making a call from a textphone dial 18001 + 028 9052 0889

On request we can provide applicants with information in an alternative format to suit their needs such as; large print, Braille, audio CD or other languages.