Teaching Garden Manager

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Minimum: $40,000
Maximum: $49,000
Details: Commensurate with experience.

Published

08/27/2018

Start Date

11/01/2018

Application Deadline

10/01/2018

Address

1020 S. 10th Street
Safford
AZ
85546
United States

Description

Teaching Garden Manager

 

Are you an energetic, innovative, results-oriented gardener? Are you passionate about communicating your love of gardening? Can you excite children about fresh vegetables and lead classes to learn and have fun too?

 

 Consider joining our growing nonprofit organization, dedicated to ending hunger in southeastern Arizona through food distribution, education, and advocacy.

 

The garden at Our Neighbors Farm & Pantry was designed for teaching. Beginning in 2012, ONF&P has offered a garden-based program for schools. Children grow vegetables and fruit, and learn about healthy eating, plants, and animals. The program is distinctive because it enriches school experience and reinforces school curriculum while also providing significant amounts of fresh produce for low-income and poor people in our community.

 

Many classes are on the waiting list! Our Neighbors farm & Pantry is seeking a teaching garden manager to expand the garden program and make it better than ever! Please click here or see http//ourneighborsfarm.org/careers/ for the full position description and application information.

This is a full-time position. Salary from $31,000 to $35,000 per year, depending upon experience and education. 

Benefits

Contribution to a health savings account, retirement plan, possible housing assistance, garden produce.

Level of Language Proficiency

Ability to troubleshoot, resolve problems, and adjust to changing conditions.  Knowledge of irrigation systems.  Demonstrated experience in horticulture  and organic gardening.

Professional Level

Managerial

Minimum Education Required

2-year degree

How To Apply

ourneighborsfarm&pantry@gmail.com

Please send a cover letter describing why you are the perfect fit for this position and how you will be an asset to our organization.  Also include your resume, three references, and salary requirements.


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