Careers in sustainable food and farming

Webinar
05/03/2024 11:00 12:00

Sustain

Join this webinar to explore the range of careers in sustainable food and farming and hear from people already working within the sector. 

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As the focus on climate and nature friendly food increases for communities, businesses and the government, there are a growing number of job roles and opportunities in sustainable food and farming.

Roots to Work and Sustain: the alliance for better food and farming are hosting a webinar to explore careers within the sustainable food and farming sector.

During this webinar you will:

  • Hear from people working in public health, agriculture, food growing and food policy about their career journeys.
  • Find out about different routes into the sector and how to find jobs.
  • Develop an understanding about the skills and experience required in this sector.
  • Have an opportunity to ask questions to the panel.

This webinar is aimed at students aged 14+, careers advisors and other people interested in finding out more about sustainable food jobs.

The event will signpost to a new resource for careers in sustainable food and farming and there will be exclusive additional content for registered participants of the webinar.

Confirmed speakers:

  • Dr Kawther Hashem, Campaign Lead at Action on Sugar and Lecturer of Public Health Nutrition at Queen Mary University of London @drkawthernutrition
  • Navaratnam Partheeban OBE, farm vet and Co-founder of the British Veterinary Ethnicity and Diversity Society (BVEDS) @scottishtamil

More speakers to be announced!

The session will be chaired by Sareta Puri, Sustain's Diversity Outreach Coordinator.

For job listings and resources visit www.rootstowork.org.