Tag Archives: environmental education

Gale Woods Farm seeks Seasonal Farm Educators and CSA Assistants

17 Dec

Location: 20 miles West of Minneapolis, Minnesota

Gale Woods Farm is a park and working educational farm. Owned and operated by Three Rivers Park District, the farm includes a diversified livestock operation and 60 share vegetable CSA. In addition, Gale Woods delivers educational programs to over 25,000 school children and public program participants annually.  Seasonal educator positions range from 8-40 hours/week from April through October.  The CSA assistant position is 32-40 hours/week from May–October.

For more information or to apply for these positions visit this website!

Please be sure to mention in your cover letter that you discovered this listing on the Sustainable Food Jobs website!

Eden Village Camp needs to fill many 2010 Summer Positions!

16 Dec

Location: 50 miles North of New York City, New York

Eden Village is a co-ed NEW Jewish overnight summer-camp with a unique earth-based and social-justice-oriented program.

Opening in Summer 2010 and located 50 miles north of NYC on 248 gorgeous acres, Eden Village Camp is a pluralistic, non-profit, Jewish environmental sleepaway camp for 3rd – 12th graders.  Eden Village campers gain leadership and outdoor living skills, and a sense of connectedness, joy and purpose, as they experience organic farming and food, wilderness adventures, service projects and natural building techniques; build meaningful community; work towards a zero-waste goal; and explore Jewish ritual, swimming, boating, hiking, biking, music, dance and art, and more!

Dates of operation for Summer 2010 are June 30 – Aug 17, with staff training to begin on June 20.

We would like to invite you to help co-create a vibrant new Jewish community, rooted in environmental sustainability, social justice, and spirituality! Help lay the foundation, create a camp culture with this one time only opportunity inaugural summer. We have many positions posted on our website, including Counselors, Operations Director, Body Works Director, Art Director, Waterfront Director, Office Aid, Head Chef, Head Nurse and Music/Ruach Director.  To download the official application, please visit our website!

Be sure to mention in your cover letter that you found this listing on the Sustainable Food Jobs website!

Live Earth Farm is looking for 1-2 Apprentices

16 Dec

Location: Watsonville, California

Live Earth Farm established in 1996 is a 100 acre organic farm overlooking the Green Valley in the Santa Cruz area of California.  We offer a year round CSA with over 800 members during the regular season.  Our Environmental Education programs include 1-2 apprenticeships per year, from January through November.  Our apprentices work on all aspects of our farm, including animal care.  You will be exposed to all of the following areas of farm operation in the first year and be expected to gain expertise and take responsibility for at least one area if you stay on for second year. Continue reading

Phillies Bridge Farm Project (PBFP) is looking for 2010 Farm and Education Interns

17 Nov

Location: New Paltz, New York

Phillies Bridge Farm Project offers practical internships in sustainable agriculture and environmental education.

Phillies Bridge Farm Project (PBFP) is a non-profit educational working farm on 65 acres in New Paltz, NY. Mixed vegetables are produced from on 5.5 acres for a 180 member CSA, local restaurants, low-income families, and on-site educational programs. The educational programs at PBFP offer school children, local youth, CSA members, and the general public opportunities to learn about and participate in sustainable and local food production. PBFP is committed to agriculture that is ecologically sound, community oriented and economically viable. Continue reading