The Rural Social Scheme requires new Rural Social Scheme workers. Any farmer who wishes to participate on the Rural Social Scheme, please contact Tony McCormack at the details at the bottom of this article. Minimum rate is €225.50/week.
Minimum criteria to apply for a RSS placement includes:
- Own a minimum of 1 hectare of land
- Have a Herd, Equine or Pig number
- In receipt of Basic Payment Scheme
- In receipt of payment from Department of Employment & Social Protection.