Jones Valley Teaching Farm
Assistant Farm Manager
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|Posted On:||Tuesday, 23rd October 2018|
701 25th St N, Birmingham, Alabama 35203
About Jones Valley Teaching Farm:
Founded in 2002, Jones Valley Teaching Farm (JVTF) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) located in Birmingham, Alabama. In 2012, JVTF established Good School Food (GSF), a food education model rooted in academic standards and implemented in partnership with Birmingham City Schools. In the GSF model, JVTF designs and builds extensive teaching farm sites where staff deliver programming that connects students to food, farming, and the culinary arts through in-school and after-school programming. Since 2012, JVTF has expanded the program to seven partner schools, including five in one distinct pre-K–12 feeder pattern in the Woodlawn community.
Jones Valley Teaching Farm (JVTF) has called one city block in downtown Birmingham home since 2007. As a demonstration site, the Downtown Campus attracts hundreds of visitors and supporters annually. The site is often bustling it serves as a focal point and demonstration site for our organization, as well as a central resource hub for our school farm sites.
The Assistant Farm Manager is a year-round, full-time position with a three- month probation period. Competitive compensation packages include salary, health benefits, and paid time off.
If interested in applying, please send cover letter and resume to email@example.com (subject line: Assistant Farm Manager) by November 9th, 2018.