Education

Agricultural Leadership Positions Americorps Positions

The Farm at VYCC offers unique opportunities in food, farm, and education at the historic headquarters of the Vermont Youth Conservation Corps.  Both farm management and programmatic support positions available for people who want to farm and work at the junction of public health, youth development, and sustainable agriculture.  Qualified candidates will possess: a strong work ethic, an insatiable appetite to teach and learn, and the ability to lead youth in a food and farm setting.  Those considering this yearlong position must be prepared to make this program their primary focus.

Education Programs Assistant

Real Food Farm is a program of Civic Works, a non-profit urban farm in Baltimore City whose mission is to build a future for Baltimore’s youth through community service and skills development. Real Food Farm works toward a just and sustainable food system by improving neighborhood access to healthy food, providing experience-based education, and developing an economically viable, environmentally responsible local agriculture sector. Real Food Farm is a production-focused farm that strives to offer high-quality education programs that grow leaders and healthy eaters!

Penn State Extension Horticulture Position

Penn State Extension Horticulture Position: Bucks County, PA

Please spread the word. Penn State Extension is hiring an Extension Educator as part of the horticulture team based in Bucks County. For 100 years, Pennsylvanians have relied on Penn State Extension for up-to-date information.

This is a great opportunity to serve producers as a county based educator but as part of a state-wide team. The team works together to provide research based information through workshops, research, newsletters and consultations.

 

FSNE Nutrition Educator

UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND EXTENSION COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL RESOURCES

 

 

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT

 

Title: Associate Agent

Functional Title: FSNE Nutrition Educator—Baltimore County/City and Harford County Position Number: 117541 Category Status: Faculty, Non-Tenured, Continuing Contract

Unit: AGNR-UME-Family and Consumer Sciences

 Position Summary/Purpose of Position:

AmeriCorps Member Sustainable Agriculture

Both listings are through the YWCA of Central Alabama, http://www.ywcabham.org/americorps

 

 

Norwood Resource Center AmeriCorps Program Position Description

 

Position:                                              AmeriCorps Member / Norwood Learning Gardens

Program

 

Responsible to:                 NRC Executive Director

 

Basic Function:  Provide coordination and volunteer support for the Norwood

Cooking Educator

ABOUT NEW HAVEN FARMS: New Haven Farms’ nonprofit charitable mission is to promote health and community development through urban agriculture. We transform vacant, contaminated urban land into urban farms where we grow organic vegetables, fruits, and flowers. Our highly skilled Farm Manager and 45-strong volunteer corps cultivate 8 urban farms, and our harvest is made accessible to low-income families who struggle with diet-related chronic diseases and food insecurity.