Education Programs Manager Cedar Circle Farm & Education Center +1 more
- Date Posted November 30, 2018
- Location East Thetford, VT
- Category Education / Nonprofit
- Job Type Full-Time
Cedar Circle Farm is an organic vegetable and berry farm with a farmstand and education center. We have retail greenhouses, an on-site farm kitchen, a coffee shop, and a unique CSA program.
We are a farm with a social mission to engage the community to develop and share practices that promote regenerative agriculture, good health, and a resource-rich environment.
Our growing education center consists of a variety of programs including school field trips, pre-k classes, classes for homeschoolers, cooking for middle schoolers, and workshops for adults. Our focus is to help people of all ages to build healthier relationships with their food and food sources. Program participants explore and study the interconnectedness of our natural world and our food production’s dependence on healthy ecosystems.Job Description
We are seeking a passionate, outgoing Education Programs Manager with strong leadership and strategic thinking skills to serve as a public ambassador to the farm through the management of our education programs.
The primary responsibility of this position is to provide opportunities for people of all ages to have meaningful and educational experiences on our farm, with the goal of nurturing and inspiring community members to be proactive in their support of regenerative agriculture.
The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in education, agriculture, ecology or a related field and 3-5 years of experience coordinating education programs with a focus on agriculture and/or ecology. Applicants must be highly organized, capable of multi-tasking, and able to work both independently and in collaboration with others.
This position requires management of 6-8 staff. The ideal candidate for this position will have previous experience training staff and managing a team and will understand the value of creating a positive team environment.
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This position is full time year-round and includes health benefits, paid time off, and a generous staff discount.Compensation this position is PAID: salaried, less than 50k How to apply Please click here to sign in and view application details.
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