1107, 2022

Now Hiring: AmeriCorps Farm-to-School Coordinator

AmeriCorps Farm-to-School Coordinator

Newport, VT

AmeriCorps Farm-to-School Coordinator position available for a year term of service. A great opportunity to work outside in the garden, in the classroom, and community with elementary-age students. AmeriCorps members work with Green Mountain Farm-to-School and school staff to develop, implement and evaluate Farm to School program activities such as taste tests, farm field trips, school gardens, nutrition education, and more. This position is part of the Lyndon Economic opportunity AmeriCorps Program (LEAP) and Green Mountain Farm-to-School. This position is based out of Newport, VT serving the schools in the NEK. Compensation includes a biweekly stipend totaling approximately $19,500 for the year term of service, subsidized housing, full health coverage, and a $6,495 Education Award for past or future education upon successful completion. Reliable transportation needed for positions, with mileage reimbursement for business-related travel. The position starts August 22, 2022, and runs until August 6, 2023.

To apply, submit a resume, cover letter, and 3 references to jobs@gmfts.org. No phone calls, please. Open until filled. EOE.

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1107, 2022

Now Hiring: Development Director

Development Director

Newport, VT

We are seeking a community-minded skilled fundraiser with strong organizational and interpersonal skills to keep the momentum going! Green Mountain Farm to School is recruiting for a Development Director to lead fundraising initiatives and conduct supporting communication activities that further our mission. Using measurable goals and outcomes, the Development Director will work closely with the Executive Director to implement an effective, multi-year fundraising strategy, cultivate and expand our donor base, manage grant applications and reporting, as well as collaborate with other team members on appropriate and timely communications and outreach materials.

To apply, submit a resume and cover letter to ccusack@gmfts.org. Open until filled. EOE.

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Open AmeriCorps Farm to School Coordinator Positions

We begin recruiting each year in March, and conduct interviews from (roughly) April – May. Hiring decisions are typically made in June. By August, we bring on a cohort of 5 AmeriCorps Members to conduct farm-to-school programming in local schools and learn valuable career skills as they serve in our office and community for a full year.

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