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FoodPrints Coach (part or full-time)

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WHO WE ARE: FRESHFARM is a nonprofit that works to create a more resilient, equitable, and sustainable food future. FoodPrints is FRESHFARM’s food education program. We aim to make a positive impact on what children and families eat by giving youth hands-on experiences with growing, harvesting, cooking and eating nutritious, fresh, local foods in season. We operate in 19 D.C. Public Elementary Schools in Wards 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8 and work in partnership with administrators and teachers to ensure that FoodPrints is a relevant and enriching experience for students and the school community. We are seeking an Instructional Coach to join the FoodPrints team for the 2022-2023 school year.


WHO YOU ARE:

  • A flexible team leader with experience supporting, managing, or coaching teachers 
  • A clear communicator with strong organizational and problem solving skills
  • Experienced teacher, ideally in an academic setting with content connected to food, garden, and environmental education.
  • Proficient with cooking & gardening and passionate about sharing knowledge about fresh, local, nutritious, sustainable food with others 
  • Eager to lead and support a dynamic team of educators who are dedicated to teaching children about growing, harvesting, cooking and eating healthy food
  • The perfect candidate will be someone who also has lived experience with and a deep understanding of the systemic injustices experienced by the majority of students that our FoodPrints program serves


WHAT YOU’LL DO:

Instructional and Garden Coaching 

  • Support and supervise a team of 8-10 teachers with all aspects of FoodPrints programming 
  • Lead and support instructional practices and FoodPrints Professional Development using the FoodPrints Curriculum and resources 
  • Direct and support staff with the overall management of school gardens at partner schools


THE PERKS:

  • Join a collaborative, diverse, & supportive team passionate about food, gardening, & sustainability
  • Develop teachers in instructional practices that support outdoor learning, gardening & cooking with youth 
  • Support education & community partnerships at a wide-range of partner schools across DC 

PHYSICAL & OTHER REQUIREMENTS

  • Ability to remain in a stationary position and move about the room and/or building for 6-8 hours per day, multiple days per week
  • DCPS clearance (free of charge; FRESHFARM will provide support to navigate this process)
  • Fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and has been/will be vaccinated when eligible
  • Ability to lift, transport, or move objects up to 35 lbs & work outdoors in various weather.
  • Access to a personal smartphone is required; $25/month stipend provided for use of phone & data
  • Access to a laptop with 8GB RAM and webcam; FRESHFARM will provide a triennial stipend of $1000 to maintain or to purchase such a personal device, if needed


The hours for this role will occur during Monday-Friday during standard business and school hours. This role will require work at partner schools in Washington, DC, the FRESHFARM Office, and some remote work. 


EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYMENT

FRESHFARM is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to diversity and building an equitable and inclusive workplace for people of all backgrounds and experiences. We encourage members of traditionally underrepresented groups to apply, including people of color, LGBTQ+ people, veterans, and people with disabilities. We do not discriminate, and will take affirmative action measures to prevent discrimination against any employee or job applicant on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, disability, or veteran status in the following areas: employment, recruitment, or advertisements for employmen; compensation, termination, upgrading, and promotions; any other conditions of employment.

WHO WE ARE: FRESHFARM is a nonprofit that works to create a more resilient, equitable, and sustainable food future. FoodPrints is FRESHFARM’s food education program. We aim to make a positive impact on what children and families eat by giving…

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  • Flexibilidad
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    A Tiempo Completo
  • Fecha límite de postulación
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    7 de agosto de 2022
  • Nivel de Experiencia
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    Mando intermedio
Salario
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Full time salary: $63,000-$78,000, depending on experience / Part-time hourly rate: $30-$35, depending on experience, with an expected average of 20-35 hours per week, based on candidate availability and program need

Compensación

Full time benefits:

  • All full-time employees receive 72 hours annual sick leave**, 11 annual holidays (8 hours each), 3 floating holidays per year, and 80 hours of annual vacation leave (with increases after 3 years of service). Also eligible for 12 weeks paid parental leave, 2 weeks prenatal leave (through DC paid family leave), and bereavement leave (as needed).
  • **For 2022, sick leave is expanded to as-needed due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic
  • Typically, FRESHFARM offices close for a 1 week winter break (paid for salaried employees)
  • Eligible to enroll in 100% employer covered healthcare, as well as generous employer coverage for vision and dental and employer paid short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, AD&D and an employee assistance program (EAP).
  • Eligible to contribute to an employee-funded 403b plan (opt-in; roth or post-tax).


Part time benefits:

  • All part-time employees receive 40 hours annual sick leave
  • Eligible for paid parental and bereavement leave; also eligible for 11 holidays (4 hours each) and 40 hours of vacation leave (with increases after 3 years of service) annually.
  • For 2022, sick leave is expanded to as-needed due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic
  • Depending on the schedule determined for the candidate, this role may be eligible to enroll in 100% employer covered healthcare, as well as generous employer coverage for vision and dental and employer paid short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, AD&D and an employee assistance program (EAP). They may also be eligible to contribute to an employee-funded 403b plan (opt-in; roth or post-tax).

Full time benefits:

  • All full-time employees receive 72 hours annual sick leave**, 11 annual holidays (8 hours each), 3 floating holidays per year, and 80 hours of annual vacation leave…

Ubicación

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El trabajo se puede realizar en o cerca de Washington, DC
Ubicación Asociada
655 New York Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA
6th Floor

Cómo aplicar

HOW TO APPLY:

  • Please send resume, cover letter, and two references to careers@freshfarm.org by 8/7/2022
  • If selected to advance, applicants will be required to participate in a first round and final interview, and complete a task as part of the hiring process

HOW TO APPLY:

  • Please send resume, cover letter, and two references to careers@freshfarm.org by 8/7/2022
  • If selected to advance, applicants will be required to participate in a first…

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