Groundwork Somerville is hiring a School Gardens Youth Education Coordinator, to start in September, 2017. Please see the description below and flyer attached for more information. Thanks!
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This position is funded through the TerraCorps Americrops program, and is compensated through a monthly stipend and final education award.
The School Gardens Youth Education Coordinator will work on a variety of youth focused programs. S/he will support Somerville's ten school gardens by leading garden classes, co-designing and implementing garden systems, developing/refining garden curriculum, and training teachers to use the gardens with their classes. S/he will also coordinate the Maple Syrup Project- an urban maple sugaring program that engages 2nd graders across the city in hands-on learning projects. This individual will be working as a integral member to small, dynamic team, with opportunities to collaborate with each of our additional programs, including South Street Farm and the Green Team.
Interested applicants should apply through TerraCorps here. Please also send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know you have applied.