Shelburne Farms, located in Shelburne, Vermont, is seeking an ECO AmeriCorps Member/Teen Program Education and Outreach Assistant on our Education team to teach and support teen education programs both on and off the Farm. Your primary responsibility will be to co-design, collaboratively teach and provide learning experiences in our partner programs including Burlington City & Lake Semester (2-3 days per week during the school year, based in Burlington) and Cultivating Pathways to Sustainability. We’re looking for someone who is a collaborative colleague; a passionate educator who can imagine and realize the opportunities of using the city and its natural environment as classroom; a mentor who will communicate effectively with peers and teens to create a respectful learning environment; and a lifelong learner who is excited to grow through self-reflection and receiving feedback from youth, peer educators, and mentors.
Full-Time Americorps Member Benefits*
Living Stipend: $21,335 Education Award: $6,495
Other Benefits: Professional development training, networking opportunities, health care, child care assistance, program support, mileage/meals reimbursement for ECO AmeriCorps-related travel. *VT-DEC administers the member’s living stipend, health care benefits, child care benefits, timesheets, activity reports, and other AmeriCorps and employee-related benefits and documentation.
This position starts late summer 2022. The link is live to apply!
For more information or questions, please inquire at sdaly[at]bsdvt.org.