Garden Educators will work at the Troy Kids’ Garden and Madison School Farm. Both programs serve youth ages 3 through 18 with outdoor, garden-based learning. At each site, educators lead small groups of youth in gardening, cooking, animal care, outdoor art, and other hands-on activities.
The Community Gardens and Greenhouse Assistant Manager works closely with the Community Gardens Network Manager, Community Gardens Network Director, and garden leaders to support community gardens and small-scale farms in Dane County. Work includes garden management, interpretation, organizer mentorship, community engagement, and strategic partnership development.
This position is seasonal and spans May 31 – August 30, 2024. Working side-by-side with farmers and staff, crew members engage in small-scale, organic, and sustainable farming practices to grow a wide range of crops and help with the daily tasks of the farm.
This position is seasonal and spans March 25 – October 25, 2024. Working side-by-side with farmers and staff, crew members engage in small-scale, organic, and sustainable farming practices to grow a wide range of crops and help with the daily tasks of the farm.
We are committed to collaborations rooted in food, land, and learning so that people can grow and thrive in healthy, equitable, and sustainable neighborhoods. Ours is a firm commitment to building racial equity and inclusion and dismantling racism in our communities, in our education and food systems, in the environment, and within our organization. This is a path of lifelong learning and commitment to action.
Rooted is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. We strongly encourage applications from diverse applicants of all ages. Rooted is committed to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment.