The Ithaca Children's Garden Summer Positions Available

Ithaca Children's Garden inspires, promotes, and sustains stewardship of the natural environment...

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Educator/Playworker
Get paid to play! Lead and support garden-based environmental education and outdoor free play with children ages 3-12 in a public children's garden setting. Individuals from all backgrounds and disciplines encouraged to apply. No gardening/horticultural experience required. http://ithacachildrensgarden.org/index.php/garden-educator-playworker

Gardener/Horticulture Intern
Support the overall maintenance of a three-acre public children's garden including a cultivated vegetable garden, natural areas including a wetland, wildflower meadow, and bird garden, hundreds of perennial plantings and several art installations, and a progressive play area called the Hands On Nature Anarchy Zone. Assist with first phase installation of the Edible Forest Garden. http://ithacachildrensgarden.org/index.php/gardener

Youth Horticulture Apprentice Program Mentor
Supervise, mentor, and work alongside teen apprentices in food gardening, landscape maintenance, and farmer's market operation. http://ithacachildrensgarden.org/index.php/youth-horticulture-apprentice-program-mentor

Non-Profit Administration Intern
Work closely with ICG's Executive Director and Administrative Assistant on a variety of behind the scenes tasks including communications, marketing, data management, social media, grant writing, reporting and virtually all aspects of public garden leadership. http://ithacachildrensgarden.org/index.php/administrative-internship

Learn more about the Ithaca Children's Garden: http://ithacachildrensgarden.org Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ithacachildrensgarden

To apply, email your resume and cover letter to Leigh MacDonald-Rizzo, Education Director, lam26@cornell.edu

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