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Little Priest Tribal College: Growing Native Agriculture
The Growing Native American Agriculture Outreach Program will involve developing, implementing, evaluating, and reporting on agriculture-related educational programs and events. The main goals are to engage local gardeners, entrepreneurs, and community members in community gardening activities and to connect local farmers and ranchers to a collection of technical assistance resources. As a VISTA member within the American Indian Higher Education Consortium, the VISTA member will be part of a cohort of members in Tribal organizations across the country working on similar projects.
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Member Duties : The VISTA member will 1) work with partners to build a training program for community gardeners, farmers, and entrepreneurs, and 2) develop a youth agriculture curriculum. In collaboration with community partners and agencies, the member will develop a plan to engage local farmers and ranchers in agricultural technical assistance programming. The VISTA will be involved in each step of the process, from planning to recruiting participants and evaluating results. Through partnerships, conferences, and workshops, this position will offer valuable professional development opportunities. Strong candidates will have a background in agriculture or a related field and demonstrate genuine interest in sustainable lifestyles. Knowledge and experience in delivering and evaluating culturally relevant, non-formal education programs is a plus.
Program Benefits : Relocation Allowance ,  Health Coverage* ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Stipend ,  Living Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Education award upon successful completion of service . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Car recommended ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Tribal ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Environment ,  Community Outreach ,  Education . 
Skills :
Writing/Editing ,  Education ,  General Skills ,  Leadership ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Youth Development ,  Community Organization ,  Urban Planning ,  Environment . 
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Little Priest Tribal College: Growing Native Agriculture

Program Start/End Date
01/18/2022  -   01/17/2023

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations NEBRASKA  

Accepting Applications
From  11/05/2021  To  05/13/2023 

Contact John Phillips
121 Oronoco St
Alexandria   VA   22314

Listing ID 104036