Novick Family Urban Farm
Farm and Education Manager, Novick Family Urban Farm
We are Now hiring for a Full Time Farm and Education Manager position with Novick Family Urban Farm.
Novick Brothers is currently seeking a full time employee for their farm project. The Farm Manager will be responsible for the overall all management and execution of the 1.5 acre farm, education program and community outreach programs. The Farm Educator will collaborate with Novick Brothers staff to deliver high-quality farm and nutrition education programs.
Full Time, year-round position starting early March 2018. The Farm Manager will typically work 45-60 hours per week during the growing season (March – October) with some nights and weekends required. The Farm Manager will typically work 30-40 hours per week in the off season (November-February), with a winter break. Compensation is commensurate on experience.
To Apply: Email cover letter and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org with “Farm Manager” in the subject line. No calls please.
The Novick Family Urban Farm is Novick Brother’s non-profit educational farm program that is dedicated to promoting healthy choices, nutrition, sustainability and community engagement. By providing hands on learning opportunities to local Childcare programs, we are able to educate children at their youngest on healthy eating and nutrition, promoting long term healthy choices. We are also focused on building community relationships, not only through the produce we donate, but through the outreach programs we partner in.
Over the last 2 years, the farm provided over 30,000 pounds of produce that went back to the community. We hosted over 3000 children, from ages 3-12, on educational farm visits emphasizing hands-on interactive lessons and healthy eating choices.
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