Now Hiring: Chicago Youth Corp Instructors

NOW CLOSED

Application Deadline: April 15th

Please send resume and 3 references to: lauralyn@growingpower.org

Growing Power Youth Corps is a farm based educational, youth development and employment program.

It offers youth from low-income and/or under privileged backgrounds both academic and professional

experience. By participating in all aspects of farm production, teens explore the science behind farming

and the skills required to develop sustainable food systems. In addition to daily farmwork, teens take

part in nutrition, hunger, cooking, work readiness, food justice and food politics activities.

 

The Youth Program Instructor will specifically focus on providing instruction during the Growing Power

Youth Corps Summer Program, a six-week program focused on farming, community food system

development and leadership opportunities. The Youth Program Instructor will co-facilitate large group

activities for 30 teens and provide lead instruction and supervision for breakout sessions of up to 15

teens.

 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *