Position: Food Systems & Design Education Coordinator
Organization: OUR Ecovillage
Location: Shawnigan Lake, South Vancouver Island, BC
Housing: this is a year round position with housing available onsite
Language requirement: Full fluency speaking Portuguese.
OUR Ecovillage — A 25 acre sustainable living permaculture demonstration site, education center and learning community on Vancouver Island.
This role has been crafted to work with food systems and OUR ECOVILLAGE’s ‘Village to Village’ programming with food/ farming/ design/ education as it relates to the Global South in the United Nations ‘Sustainable Development Goals’. As a lead within food systems at OUR farm, a major emphasis will be on working with Brazilian educational travel programs and the learners who will be travelling from the Global South.
ROLE DESCRIPTION: Working a 35 hour work week this role involves having an ongoing team of learners who have travelled to learn food production and food systems design in urban/rural farming techniques. The role of the Gardens Coordinator is to manage the maintenance and production of food forests and annual productions while facilitating the learning of other learners/interns/volunteers for OUR Non-Profit learning centre.
Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Position is available immediately. Compensation will be dependent on experience.
To apply, please send a resume, 3 references and a brief letter stating why you want to work at OUR ECOVILLAGE’s Farm to: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jun 16 2020 ID: 56851