Summer 2017 “Farm to School” Garden Coordinator!

Sustainable Nantucket is hiring a Farm to School Garden Coordinator for Summer 2017!

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Job Description: Under the direction of the Farm to School Coordinator, plan, implement, and oversee the growing, harvesting, and maintenance of the Farm to School Garden. Work in partnership with the Farm to School Curriculum Coordinator to develop garden-related curriculum, instruct Farm to School programs including Farm to School Summer Camp, Children’s Farm to Fork Cooking Classes, and Bridge Back to School Program. Teach and oversee the Farm to School High School Apprentice in instructing Farm to School activities. Uphold the mission of Sustainable Nantucket and the goals of the Farm to School Program.

Requirements:

  • Enrolled in or a recent graduate of a college program
  • Available June 1st – October 31st
  • CORI Authorization
  • Interest in agriculture, nutrition, and teaching youth and the community about the local food system
  • Desire to learn or improve agricultural skills
  • Experience working with children
  • Requires a positive attitude, strong communication skills, flexibility, creativity, dependability, shows attention to detail, can problem solve, ability to collaborate with others and work independently

Read the full description here!

If interested, please email a resume and cover letter to: f2s@sustainablenantucket.org