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Farm to School Director
Farm to School Program
The Farm to School program provides fresh produce and nutrition education to 96% of K-8 students in Western Nevada County, as well as several preschools and a community college. Schools participate in a variety of program elements, including monthly tastings of seasonal produce through Harvest of the Month, cooking lessons with guest chefs, field trips to local farms, school garden carts, farmer visits to classrooms, spring plant sales, and support for school garden education.
Some of the Farm to School Program Director Duties and Responsibilities:
Coordinates Farm to School (FTS) programming with participating pre-K-community college Western Nevada County schools. Delivers training and mentoring to schools outside of Nevada County.
Hires, trains, manages and conducts performance reviews for FTS liaisons who carry out programming
Tracks liaison progress on program deliverables and manages tracking system Coordinates Harvest of the Month produce selection and distribution in collaboration with Procurement Specialist
Develops Harvest of the Month educational newsletters and other program materials including Calfresh annual flier
Compensation: $25/h, 20h/week
Full job description here.
Please send resume, cover letter and references by 12pm June 20, 2019 to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sierra Gardens Assistant
Assists the Sierra Gardens Coordinator and volunteer crew with garden builds, gathering and hauling materials for builds and spring start deliveries, site visits and work days
Duties and Responsibilities
Promotes the Sierra Gardens program
Assists will all aspects of garden builds
Helps with spring start deliveries and site visits
Helps with occasional propagation work
Hours: 10/week, March 1-July 15th, 2018. Must work some nights/weekends when needed. Garden builds are typically on Fridays or Saturdays.
Position open until filled.