Administrative Careers - Academic Advising, Administrative Careers - Other
4 Year Degree
Position Summary: The job of the Operations Manager (OM) of Valley Farm shall be a full-time staff position. This position is linked with two different structures at Toccoa Falls College (TFC): the Global Ministries Department (GMD) and the Physical Plant. The OM reports to the Chair of the Global Ministries Department. The OM also works in close coordination with the Physical Plant Director to assure the safe, efficient, coordinated, and strategic development of Valley Farm as it relates to the broader operations of the TFC campus.
Qualifications: Successful experience in running a small farm. Knowledge and skill in basic construction, animal husbandry, small-scale agriculture, and financial management.
AT VALLEY FARM
Plans and executes the development and maintenance of Valley Farm.
Oversees daily farm operations.
Coordinates security of Valley Farm.
Develops apprentices as they work at the farm.
Facilitates visiting groups tours at the farm.
Arranges care of Valley Farm during absences
AS PART OF THE GMD’S SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT (SCD) MAJOR
Facilitates SCD class projects as established in dialogue with SCD faculty.
Facilitates the related work projects using SCD students and volunteers.
Provides a quarterly report to the Chair of the GMD on the progress and plans in developing and maintaining Valley Farm.
Plans and maintains sound fiscal management of the SCD / Valley Farm budget working with the Administrative Assistant of the GMD who maintains the financial spreadsheet and processes various receipts and invoices.
Facilitates positive communication and cooperation with GMD.
Attends GMD activities when possible.
AS PART OF TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE (TFC)
Upholds the highest levels of professionalism and ethical conduct.
Facilitates positive communication and cooperation with campus departments.
Facilitates positive communication and cooperation with TFC administrators.
AS PART OF THE LARGER COMMUNITY
Develops a network of Valley Farm volunteers from faculty, staff, students, church groups, TFC alumni, and regional agro-businesses.
Coordinates workdays and work projects.
About Toccoa Falls College
Toccoa Falls College is a Christ-centered liberal arts college affiliated with the Christian & Missionary Alliance and located in the foothills of the northeast Georgia mountains, 95 miles north of Atlanta, GA and 65 miles south of Greenville, SC. The campus is situated on 1,100 beautiful acres and includes a 186’ high waterfall. The College is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).