Farm Teacher, Casey Farm

Employment Opportunity

Classification: Regular/part-time (ten to twenty-five hours per week) from April through June, with the option to continue through summer and fall.

Location: Casey Farm, Saunderstown, R.I.

Description: Casey Farm seeks a part-time teacher whose primary responsibility will be to team teach school and youth programs in an outdoor setting. Programs are offered to pre-school through middle-school-aged students and emphasize an interactive, hands-on approach to learning. The position offers between ten and twenty-five hours of work per week.

Qualifications: A minimum of a B.A. in education, history, agriculture, environmental science, or related field. Experience working with children is required. Willingness to be flexible and adaptable in all responsibilities and activities. Excellent communication and problem-solving skills with a positive and enthusiastic outlook a plus.

Date Available: April 18, 2017

Applications: Please send resume and cover letter to alowe@HistoricNewEngland.org or Education Coordinator, Casey Farm, 2325 Boston Neck Road, Saunderstown, R.I. 02874. Deadline is April 3, 2017.

Casey Farm is a 300-acre community farm based in Saunderstown, Rhode Island. The farm operates a Community Supported Agriculture Program and a variety of educational programs throughout the year.

Historic New England is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to supporting equality of opportunity and respect for diversity. We are committed to providing equal opportunity in employment to all qualified persons without regard to non-work-related factors such as race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, or sexual orientation.