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Overview

Starts part-time (15 hours a week) until the Summer Camps 6/26 to 30, 7/10 to 14, 7/24 to 28, to 8/7 to 11 that call for 40 hours during those days.

Resumes accepted until January 20, 2023

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Serves as an educator by executing lesson plans and activities, leading groups of students on field trips and at summer camp.
  • Assists with coordination of volunteers, field trips, and events as needed.
  • Assists with farm tasks as time allows.

Essential Traits:

  • Enjoys working in collaborative, outdoor environment
  • Loves working with children
  • Flexibility (of mind and body)
  • Welcoming, inclusive approach
  • Emotional maturity, treats other with kindness, respect, and compassion
  • Self-starter and ability to work independently
  • Commitment to honest, open communication
  • Dependable and professional

Position Requirements:

  • Experience with farm-based education and farm work
  • Knowledge of food systems and experience with food justice, social justice, equity, and inclusion work
  • Able to work collaboratively with people from diverse backgrounds in terms of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, class, and religion
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation to get to farm in rural area

Physical Expectations:

  • Ability to do physical labor, to lift 40 lb +
  • Ability to work in the sun for 5 + hours invariable weather conditions
  • Ability to clearly communicate in a variety of ways (in person, on phone, digital)

Hourly wage $18.00 to $20:00 DOE

Please send cover letter and resume to: jobs@sierraharvest.org 

with subject line “Farm Educator Position” by January 20, 2023

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: None
Driver's License Required: Yes
Minimum Hourly Wage: 18.00
Maximum Hourly Wage: 20.00

About Sierra Harvest

Sierra Harvest’s mission is transforming lives and strengthening community through fresh, local, seasonal food.

Accessible by Public Transportation: No