We are seeking a Summer Farm Camp Leader who will be responsible for working with our team of On-Farm Educators to engage school-aged kids in hands-on, farm-based day camps.
Primary duties include:
- Lead farm-based day camp activities for 6 to 12-year-olds.
- Attend to safety of participants, and the care and respect of farm animals, plants, and the land.
- Work cooperatively with team of educators to plan, prepare, implement and reflect on programs.
- Lead public workshops for family programs, cooking, gardening skills, use of natural materials, or other skills or arts related to sustainability.
The position is based in at the Angelic Organics farm, 1547 Rockton Road, Caledonia, IL 61011 andreports to the Program Director, On-Farm Initiative. We’re looking for candidates who can commit to approximately 40 hours per week from June 1 to August 15. An earlier start date is possible, depending on our program schedule. Workdays are usually 8am-4pm, Monday through Friday, although some weekend and overnight work may be required.