The Rural Social Scheme requires new Rural Social Scheme workers. If you are a farmer who wishes to participate, click here for the scheme’s flyer. Minimum rate is €225.50/week.
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.