Sustainable Living Assistant

(To be read in conjunction with the Background Information and Selection Procedure that gives additional information about working and living at Sunseed).

This role will begin once a suitable candidate has been found.

About the role
If you are a passionate food lover, Sunseed may be the right place for you to experiment how to coordinate delicious vegetarian cooking for a challenging sustainable, low-impact community! The Sustainable Living Assistant/Food Focalizer is dedicated to carrying out responsibilities related to the food management as a whole. You will be caring from the shopping/ordering process to the consumption of goods, considering organizational, nutritious and educational aspects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate the volunteers in the kitchen and help them cooking
  • Plan a balanced vegetarian weekly diet
  • Organize the shopping according to our food policy
  • Promote solar and energy-efficient cooking
  • Supervise food storage and avoid food waste
  • Coordinate with the gardens’ team
  • Support SL coordinator in preserving, foraging and baking

Desirable Skills

  • Ability to communicate well in Spanish and English
  • Experience in nutrition and cooking
  • Age 26+, full driving license for at least 5 years
  • Ability to drive a van
  • First aid training

To apply for this role: Please send an email with the subject line ‘SL – Sunseed staff application’ and your CV and letter of motivation stating how you meet the responsibilities of the post, to

Applications will be reviewed as they are submitted and the position will be appointed once a suitable candidate has been found.