Seeking a new owner/operator for Grassroots Eco Store

25 June 2020

Seeking a new owner/operator for Grassroots Eco Store and the beautiful retail store conveniently located on the Castlecrag campus. Felicity has thoroughly enjoyed her association with the Glenaeon community and has been grateful and honoured to run her store at Castlecrag since October 2015. However, she is now seeking to transfer the ownership of her business to a member of our community and is offering the unique opportunity to purchase and operate Grassroots Eco Store.

The school is looking for a candidate to maintain the present standard which includes the following criteria:

  • An existing connection to the school, the community or Steiner inspired education;
  • Experience in, and the wherewithal to own and operate a small retail store;
  • Affinity with and support of Steiner parents and Glenaeon staff in their needs for supplies in accordance with Rudolf Steiner’s educational impulses;
  • A knowledge of, or strong desire to provide, ethical buying choices that support the school’s ethos;
  • An ability to provide consistent opening hours in accordance with Glenaeon’s requirements; and a
  • Working with Children Check

In submitting your written Expression of Interest, please provide no more than two pages that address how you meet, or propose to meet the above criteria, by 5pm Friday 31 July and email both Rohan Wijesinghe - and Felicity Cutts -