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NEK Gleaning Coordinator

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NEK Gleaning Coordinator

Interested in developing programs that reduce food waste and increase agricultural sustainability in rural Vermont? Become a vital role in Salvation Farms’ efforts while broadening your skill set!

Apply to become an AmeriCorps member through the Harvest VISTA Program at Harvest Against Hunger.

Follow the link to apply and learn more: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?fromSearch=true&id=101223

Benefits of AmeriCorps:

 Full time, bi-weekly living stipend ($575.40), professional development, healthcare benefits, Segal Education Award, end of service cash stipend, and non-competitive eligibility.

Member Duties:

The AmeriCorps member will engage Northeast Kingdom partners to establish Vermont’s newest gleaning program as the Gleaning Coordinator. This role will outline and facilitate the program by creating an asset map of key stakeholders, establishing the program’s mission, vision, objectives, goals, community partners and service areas. The member will implement procedures related to stakeholder records and engagement, food safety, and the collection and distribution of gleanings. They will be crucial in helping secure resources to support the program, such as funding. The AmeriCorps member will recruit and coordinate volunteers for the program’s gleaning activities. They will build gleaning services with farms and coordinate delivery of surplus to community food programs. The Gleaning Coordinator will continually develop program marketing and education materials, annual program work plan, and represent the Northeast Gleaning program within the Vermont Gleaning Collective.

Interested in developing programs that reduce food waste and increase agricultural sustainability in rural Vermont? Become a vital role in Salvation Farms’ efforts while broadening your skill set!

Apply to become an AmeriCorps member…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    Full time (30+ hrs/wk)
  • Recurrence
    Recurring
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Morristown, VT
Associated Location

NEK Salvation Farms

Morristown, VT, USA

How to Apply

Apply using the following link to direct you to the AmeriCorps Portal: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?fromSearch=true&id=101223

You will fill out the application entirely using this AmeriCorps Portal.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Harvest VISTA Leader- Marie-Yvonne Chase at marieyvonne@harvestagainsthunger.org

Apply using the following link to direct you to the AmeriCorps Portal: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?fromSearch=true&id=101223

You will fill out the…

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