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Americorps VISTA

Location: 
Tama, Iowa
Publication Date: 
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
Meskwaki Nation

The Meskwaki Nation near Tama, Iowa is hiring 3 AmeriCorps VISTA Members to Promote Food Sovereignty on the Meskwaki Nation Settlement and Tama County.

The Meskwaki Food Sovereignty Initiative in partnership with Iowa Valley Resource Conservation and Development is currently accepting applications for 3 AmeriCorps VISTA members to fill the positions of Food Systems Communications Coordinator, Food & Culture Education Coordinator, and School Engagement Coordinator for 2014-2015.  

Nutrition Community Educators

Location: 
Rochester, New York
Publication Date: 
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
Eat Smart NY

Foodlink is hiring three Nutrition Community Educators to deliver nutrition education through the Eat Smart NY SNAP-Ed program, to start February 2015.

 Applicants must have a Bachelors in Nutrition, Public Health or Health Education, and a minimum of 1 year related work experience.

Assistant Professor

Location: 
Flagstaff, Arizona
Publication Date: 
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
Northern Arizona University

https://hr.peoplesoft.nau.edu/psc/ph90prta/EMPLOYEE/HCM/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_CE.GBL?Page=HRS_CE_JOB_DTL&Action=A&JobOpeningId=601154&SiteId=2&PostingSeq=1

 Job Title: Assistant Professor, Flagstaff, AZ Job ID: 601154

Location: MA in Sustainable Communities

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

 Special Information:

Garden Manager, Farm Camp Livestock Specialist, Farm Camp Counselor, Director

Location: 
Claryville, New York
Publication Date: 
Monday, December 15, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
Frost Valley YMCA Farm Camp

Multiple positions available for the summer 2015 season.

The Farm Camp at the Frost Valley YMCA provides a coed residential camp for 56 campers every two weeks with kids ranging in age from 7 up to 16 years old and connects them to food, farming, and a traditional camp experience rooted in our values.  Campers help work in the garden and in our barn (sheep, goats, alpacas, chickens, turkeys, ducks, steers, one llama named Batman, and some ornery barn cats) and learn about the big picture off food, where it comes from, and the role that they take as consumers.

Americorps VISTA Position

Location: 
Baltimore, Maryland
Publication Date: 
Monday, December 8, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
Baltimore City Health Department's Baltimarket Program

 

The Baltimore City Health Department’s Baltimarket Program is seeking an AmeriCorps VISTA Volunteer to serve from February 2015 – February 2016.  Attached is a job description.  Interested candidates can apply at: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=54264&fromSearch=true.  Please share widely!

 Applications are open now through December 21st.

 Best,

Laura Flamm

Deadline to apply: 
Sunday, December 21, 2014 (All day)

Apprenticeship

Location: 
Raleigh, North Carolina
Publication Date: 
Monday, December 8, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
Center for Environmental Farming Systems' SFU

Apply online, here: https://jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/45419

The Center for Environmental Farming Systems’ SFU Apprenticeship is a hands-on work and study program that trains participants in all aspects of sustainable agriculture production.

 The purpose of the SFU apprenticeship is to:

- Equip apprentices with the knowledge and skills they need to be successful in their own farming enterprises.

- Examine the larger social and equity issues in agriculture.

Program Guides

Location: 
Naalehu, Hawaii
Publication Date: 
Monday, December 8, 2014 (All day)

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Pacific Quest offers a unique approach to wilderness therapy by replacing hiking and survival skills with work on our organic farm and sustainable life skills. Our approach is based on structure, support and choice as opposed to coercion or punitive consequences; it allows for students to grow individually, at their own pace, with their own motivations.

Internship

Location: 
Washington, D.C.
Publication Date: 
Monday, December 8, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
Brainfood

Brainfood seeks creative, highly motivated individuals to help develop and deliver food education programming to 18 elementary age youth in the District.

 About our Organization: 

Long Island Farm Apprenticeships

Location: 
Long Island, New York
Publication Date: 
Monday, December 8, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
East End of Long Island

Apply now to be a farm apprentice on the East End of Long Island. AFI connects individuals who are interested in working on an East End farm with farmers who want to share their expertise. We work with a range of small, sustainable farms, each with different business models and varying educational programs.

Most farms provide housing, fresh produce, and a stipend, while apprentices receive intensive, hands-on training.  An East End farm apprenticeship offers the opportunity to gain experience in

Americorps VISTA: Local Food Access Ambassador and Community Outreach Coordinator

Location: 
Asheville, Pittsboro, North Carolina
Publication Date: 
Monday, December 8, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
Rural Advancement Foundation International (RAFI-USA)

RAFI-USA is seeking applications for two Americorps VISTA positions: Local Food Access Ambassador (based in Asheville) and Community Outreach Coordinator (based in Pittsboro). Deadline 12/15/14.

For the Local Food Access Ambassador position, RAFI-USA is seeking applicants with farmers market experience, experience working with SNAP/EBT participants and low income consumers, and/or Social Services.  The Rural Advancement Foundation International cultivates markets, policies and communities that support thriving, socially just, and environmentally sound family farms.

Deadline to apply: 
Monday, December 15, 2014 (All day)
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