Managing Couple – Farmstay

Lavendale Farmstay and Cottages

Job Overview

Job Description

The role of the  Managers is to take responsibility to continue  the high standard of presentation and services offered by the owners to the guests of Lavendale Farm. As Farmstay guests participate in some of the farm activities, the Managers will also maintain the stable area in a clean and tidy state. The role also includes the care and maintenance of the farm animals and the care and maintenance of the land, gardens and orchards. Where in-house meals are provided to guests, the Managers will take responsibility for this. This service is not currently offered, but could recommence when international borders are lifted. The overall running of the business, including marketing, processing bookings, rostering and payment of wages to staff and general bookkeeping are part of this managerial role.

This is a live-in position for 2 people.  All accommodation expenses will be met by the business. This is a contract position with retainer and incentive. There is the opportunity for 1 person to work off-site.


It is expected that the Managers, between them, have a defined skill set.  The details of the position addresses each of these 5 skill sets.


Skills and Qualifications

  1. Administration and Bookkeeping
  2. Marketing (Social Media)
  3. Animal Husbandry/Small Farming
  4. Handyman Skills
  5. A love of people and animals


Job Requirements

A more detailed Job Descritpion, addressing each of these 5 skills is available.  This is a managerial role. it is not defined by hours or tasks. It is defined by responsibilities.

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  • Total Jobs 1 Jobs
  • Category Hospitality & Tourism
  • Location York
  • Full Address 5895 Great Southern Highway, Gilgering, Western Australia 6302