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vera159
Mar 17, 2022
In Jobs in Farm-Based Education
Bloomfield Hills, MI: Bowers School Farm Manager (Full-Time) The Farm Manager is responsible for the daily conduct and management of operations, which will include the support of evening and weekend activities; oversight of feeding and care for all farm livestock and horses; supervision of the maintenance of all site facilities; complete fieldwork; supervision of independent study student activities and workers; the development and supervision of demonstrations and displays. The primary goals for the farm operations are to produce high-quality agricultural products, provide engaging experiences for guests and staff and be as financially self-sufficient as possible. This position supervises and is supported by a team of staff and serves as an on-site operations leader. Successful candidates will inspire people around our mission and effectively manage resources to do the work. COMPENSATION/BENEFITS: Pursuant to the Conditions of Employment for Coordinator Staff and commensurate with experience. Salary range: $45,000 - $59,000.
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vera159
Mar 17, 2022
In Jobs in Farm-Based Education
Sharon, MA: Mass Audubon's Farm at Moose Hill is hiring Field Workers! The Farm at Moose Hill is a Mass Audubon Wildlife Sanctuary that provides organic produce to more than 200 families through our CSA program, local hunger relief organizations, an on-site farm stand and farmer’s markets. The farm is 17 acres, certified organic, and located in Sharon, Massachusetts – about 25 miles from both Boston and Providence. We are looking for hard-working individuals with an interest in local food systems and sustainable agriculture to join our team for the 2022 season! Alongside the farm manager, the field crew will share responsibilities to successfully maintain, harvest, and distribute beautiful produce to our customers. This is a seasonal position from May 16, 2022 through October 28, 2022. Field workers are full time, seasonal positions, $14.25/hour plus vegetables, fruits, and flowers from the farm. To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to Jill Banach at jbanach@massaudubon.org. Full job descriptions can be found a< href="https://www.massaudubon.org/jobs?job_location%5B%5D=Sharon%2C+MA&job_tags%5B%5D=291&job_search=&btn=">here</a>.
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vera159
Mar 17, 2022
In Jobs in Farm-Based Education
Lincoln, MA: Mass Audubon's Drumlin Farm Camp is a farm and nature camp full of outdoor exploration, farmyard activities, teambuilding, games, and much more. We are looking for a Garden Facilitator to support our programming by designing and delivering garden and crops-based lessons, activities, crafts and cooking projects for campers ages 4-17. Flexible start date, 10 hours/ week option, starting as early as April 11. Summer schedule: 8 am - 2 pm, Monday - Friday, June 1-Aug 24,with additional dates available. Pay: $15-17.50/ hour depending on experience. Join a positive, welcoming staff community in a beautiful place to share your love of nature and farming with children and youth! Full posting here: https://www.massaudubon.org/jobs/garden-cooking-facilitator
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vera159
Mar 17, 2022
In Jobs in Farm-Based Education
Dallas, TX - Full Time Educational Gardener - Vogel Alcove - Position Available Now - We are a farm to preschool child care facility servicing homeless and traumatized children. Gardener will oversee the grounds and help educate children on grow practices. This is a full time position. Position Description: Responsible for overseeing the planning and implementation of the agricultural garden, landscaping and repairing the children’s outdoor learning and playground area. If interest please email resume @ hr@vogelalcove.org. Job description link - https://vogelalcove.org/careers
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vera159
Mar 17, 2022
In Jobs in Farm-Based Education
Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center seeks Camp Instructors and Counselors for teaching positions at its WildQuest Summer Camp. Both positions are responsible for daily supervision and instruction of campers aged 4-16. Topics include but are not limited to: natural and physical science, gardening, animal care, sensory awareness, and team building. Teaching is through hands-on and inquiry methods that encourage exploration, self-directed learning, and stewardship of the natural environment. WildQuest Summer Camp employment involves working June 20 – August 26 which includes one week of paid staff training and nine weekly camp sessions. Consistent scheduling working weekdays and daytimes only! Full job description at https://prescottfarm.org/about-us/employment-opportunities
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vera159
Mar 17, 2022
In Jobs in Farm-Based Education
Carnation, WA- Carnation Farms. Farm Camp Counselors & a Rooted Teen Program Leader 2022 season ($16-18/hour) We are looking for folks to lead our Farm Camps and Rooted paid teen summer program. Carnation Farms is a 818 acre organic farm located in the Snoqualmie Valley, growing veggies, lovestock, and providing educational programming connecting our community to the food system. Please visit our website for job descriptions and more information about our summer programs-- https://carnationfarms.org/get-involved/join-our-team
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vera159
Mar 17, 2022
In Professional Learning Events
Training Program in Ecological Farming and Farm-to-Table Lifestyle and Food Preparation Rancho Tres Estrellas Organic Farm and Garden at Rancho La Puerta Tecate, Baja Rancho La Puerta Tecate, Baja California, Mexico, Mexico The Tres Estrellas “Soil-to-Table Certification Program” is a 4-week residential program that provides training in small-scale ecological farming, farm-to-table cooking and self-reliance. Participants live, learn and work at the scenic 6-acre, 35-year old Tres Estrellas Organic Farm and Garden located in Tecate, Baja California, Mexico, one hour south of San Diego, CA. The permaculture influenced farm elegantly incorporates organic, biointensive fruit and vegetable production, agroforestry, agrobiodiversity conservation and animal husbandry to create an idyllic example of ecological agriculture. The training covers the basics of small- scale, ecological farming and farm-to-table lifestyle and cooking through a dynamic combination of presentations, group discussions, hands-on field work, hands-on cooking and food preservation, field trips and individual projects. Participants leave with new knowledge on how to start a small farm or vegetable patch, how to use farm fresh produce for food and medicine, inspiration for future endeavors in the farm or kitchen and new friends from an unforgettable group experience in the foothills of sacred Mount Kuchumaa! Participants will receive a "Soil-To-Table Certification Program" certificate upon completion. The cost for the program is $1,500 USD. The program includes shared housing, farm fresh meals, transportation to and from San Diego International Airport, all curricular activities as well as two Saturdays at Rancho La Puerta Wellness Resort and Spa to enjoy pool time, presentations from guest presenters, fitness and wellness classes as well as delicious meals in the Rancho La Puerta dining room! 2022 program dates: · April 23- May 21 · July 9- August 6 · October 22- November 19 Visit us on: Facebook: Tres Estrellas Organic Farm and Garden OR Instagram: tres_estrellas_organic_farm For more information, or to apply, please contact Education Director Lindsey Hethcote at lhethcote@rancholapuerta.com. OR Fill out our online application: https://forms.gle/9ERmdDHd9Uvpc3nH9 For more info: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1WrK2SUG7yUwYo-Qqhc6lhl2mSAHGbnl6/view No prior experience necessary! Spanish is not necessary as the program takes place in English and when necessary, Spanish is translated to English. However, if you are looking to practice your conversational Spanish skills, there are many opportunities to do so as most of the employees on the farm are native Spanish speakers!
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vera159
Mar 17, 2022
In Jobs in Farm-Based Education
Come join a team to encourage sustainability and healthy food at the YMCA of Greater Boston’s beautiful overnight camps! We’re looking to hire someone who will be a member of our camps’ kitchen staff and have a special focus on improving our food service’s efficiency, sustainability, and health! Seeking someone with previous experience working in a commercial/institutional kitchen and a passion for sustainable systems, waste reduction, and fresh food. If you love the idea of helping the environment, feeding a community, and contributing to a green, sustainable food system, this might just be the job for you! Link to full posting and online application: https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=791dd4a4-4e2b-40a0-831c-432352eae979&ccId=19000101_000001&jobId=433046&lang=en_US&source=CC4
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vera159
Mar 17, 2022
In Jobs in Farm-Based Education
We are hiring a Garden Coordinator to manage our beautiful, organic camp garden and promote sustainability at our camps. This is an amazing opportunity to work hands-on in a local, circular food system, and teach youth about it! The Garden Coordinator will direct camper gardening activities and operations at our Sustainability Center, which includes nine large raised bed gardens, a large new potting shed, and a state-of-the-art compost system. This position will be in charge of completing all plant care, harvesting, and replanting tasks in the garden with the help of campers and other staff. Seeking someone passionate about sustainable agriculture and organic growing techniques, experience with raised bed gardens and low/high tunnels, a passion for working with kids, and a desire to work on a close-knit, high-energy summer camp team! Link to full posting and online application: https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=791dd4a4-4e2b-40a0-831c-432352eae979&ccId=19000101_000001&jobId=433047&lang=en_US&source=CC4&fbclid=IwAR3Fzh9PBDUgOP5bTgc3LxYgVffJ29Gipx4qf63N5Sp5ut_iDMO9mPHnQps
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vera159
Mar 17, 2022
In Jobs in Farm-Based Education
Greenacres Foundation (GAF): GAF is a highly motivated service organization focused on using the assets of Greenacres to provide custom-designed hands-on active learning opportunities for children of all ages. All opportunities are customized to the needs of the visiting group which primarily consist of local school groups from K to 8. All school-based programs are tied to the national and/or state standards so that they contribute to the success of the classroom teacher. In 1988 we focused on Environment Education, had one employee and provided hands-on programs about riparian zones for 60 children. Each year we provide programs based on the environment, generative agriculture, equine, and classical arts to over 32,000 visitors. Our programs are of the highest quality. They should be. Quality Quality Quality (QQQ) is a core value. Our dedication to our values: Grace, Good Neighbor Policy, and Green cannot be overstated. Our employees strive to be the best of the best and flourish in a team environment where outcomes are the result of teamwork. Greenacres is not just a place to work – it is a career, a lifestyle, and a place to exude passion for the Mission and Vision of our Founders – Louis and Louise Nippert. We are here to serve the community and change the lives of children.
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vera159
Mar 17, 2022
In Jobs in Farm-Based Education
https://www.sunrisecommunityfarmcenter.com/employment-opportunities Sunrise Community Farm Center is hiring several positions! Come join a team of farm-based educators. At Sunrise Community Farm Center, our vision is to create a sustainable model of a community farm that is inclusive of all ages. We teach children the importance of connecting with animals, nature, and each other.
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