Garden Educator / Americorps Position

This is a short term position that will launch you into a career of outdoor, experiential education with an emphasis on gardens, sustainable food systems, and hands-on science education. You will teach garden-based science lessons for students in Prek-5th grade, help to maintain school gardens, and assist in operating a grassroots nonprofit organization. You can read the full position description here. Serving with the Colorado Alliance for Environmental Education’s eeCorp, this role is available for the following terms:

  • July 16 – October 31, 2022
    • Living allowance of $1120/month up to a maximum of $3,925
    • $150/month housing stipend
    • Education award of $1,678 upon successful completion of term of service
    • Extensive training, valuable experience, networking and the opportunity to serve
  • February 1 – July 31, 2023
  • July 16 – October 31, 2023

Seasonal Garden Internships

This opportunity is perfect for college students looking to gain internship credits and learn about gardening and non-profit operations. This internship program will focus on supporting our schools and staff by assisting in the maintenance and support of our partnering school gardens, including but not limited to: planting, irrigation work, weeding, generating volunteer support for lessons, assisting with larger upkeep and new garden builds, assisting with integrated pest management applications, promoting, set up, and clean up at fundraising events, donation assistance to local food banks and achieving food security goals, assisting parent volunteers before, during, and after school lessons, and promoting of program and mission through marketing and online platforms. You can find the full description here. Please email with questions.