11 Jan 2023

Full-Time Schoolyard Gardens Coordinator – Kansas City

Kansas City Community GardensAnywhere

Job Description

Kansas City Community Gardens, a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, has an opening for a Schoolyard Gardens Coordinator. KCCG empowers and inspires low-income households, community groups and schools in the Kansas City metropolitan area to grow their own vegetables and fruits. The Schoolyard Gardens (SYG) program partners with over 200 area schools to develop and coordinate vegetable gardens on school grounds.

KCCG seeks to hire a diverse staff and believes diversity and inclusion strengthen our communities and workplaces. KCCG does not discriminate based on race, gender identity, religion, age, ethnicity, disability, military status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, marital status or citizenship status.

Position Description: The Schoolyard Gardens K-12 Coordinator will support schools with developing, coordinating, planting, maintaining and harvesting food-producing gardens located on school grounds with the purpose of increasing student’s knowledge of gardening, nutrition and healthy eating habits.

Salary range: Full Time, $30,000 – $33,000 /year with full health insurance coverage, HSA account, paid 2 weeks vacation, paid sick leave, paid holidays, and retirement account (with employer match)

Reports to: Schoolyard Gardens Director

See the full job description and apply at kccg.org. Application deadline is 1/27/23 or until the position is filled.

How to Apply

Submit cover letter and resume via email. To apply, visit kccg.org.

Job Categories: Education and Farming/Agriculture. Job Types: Full-Time.

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