The Growing Assistant (GA) will be responsible for assisting the activation and safety of Food Moxie’s growing spaces from April through October. In collaboration with the community, and under the direction of the Manager of Growing Spaces (MoGS) they support the seeding, planting, harvesting and maintenance of growing sites that include seasonal produce, flowers, and herbs. The GA works collaboratively with staff, volunteers, and community members to ensure that space is conducive to delivering innovative farm, gardening, culinary literacy, and nutrition programs using a team-based approach. The GA has a strong work ethic, the ability to adapt, and a strong commitment to Food Moxie’s mission and values. They are dependable, consistent, and able to establish trust and rapport with diverse individuals from many different backgrounds at all ages and stages.
From seed to supper, Food Moxie educates and inspires people to grow, prepare, and eat healthy food. We partner with schools and place-based organizations to activate educational growing spaces that offer experiential learning in gardening, farming, nutrition, and culinary arts. We encourage our partners to engage with our growing spaces in ways that meet their individualized needs. We also provide the tools and resources necessary to inspire our communities to grow and cook at home.
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