Times of day
A few hours per week
Short-Term (few weeks/months)
587 Park Avenue
City Green is looking for enthusias3c volunteer outdoor field trip educators to work with students PreK-6th grade at City Green’s Farm Eco-Center and Learning Garden. City Green hosts classes from northern NJ school districts with a focus on schools from urban at-risk communi3es. These outdoor field trips are used as an opportunity to enhance students’ academic achievement through hands-on experien3al learning and interac3on with the natural world.
Volunteers will be trained to work as field trip educators to provide lessons on gardening and farming, sustainable agriculture, healthy ea3ng and cooking, animal husbandry, na3ve plants and wildlife, and a variety of environmental topics.
Fall field trips are held in October. Volunteer shiLs are Monday –Friday and are typically 8:30am – 11am and/or 11:30am -2pm. Time commitments should be 1-2 days per week, 3-6 hours per day. Experience working in child educa3on or an environmental field is preferred but not required