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24-25 Hood Canal Salmon Enhancement Sustainability Coor
 
 
 
This is an AmeriCorps national service position. It is contingent on funding and open until filled. The Hood Canal Salmon Enhancement Group is a nonprofit organization at the Salmon Center in Belfair, WA. We deepen the connection between land, people, and salmon. This happens through restoration, education, and research. We are located on a re-purposed family farm on the tip of the Hood Canal. Our campus includes 38 acres of organic produce gardens, farm animals, and a classroom. We also access the trail system throughout the restored Union River Estuary Preserve. We operate a small organic demonstration farm where we host education programs to improve food access in our community. We also teach about nutrition and sustainable farming's positive impacts on salmon. The member will deliver our nutrition and garden program. They will also manage our gardens for community access and provide community resources for home gardeners. We expect to begin rolling interviews in June. Positions may have staggered start dates 9/3 - 10/16. Monthly stipend amount: $2,276.
 
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Member Duties : The Sustainability Coordinator will support our education, community outreach, volunteer management, and farm projects. The will plan and develop nutrition and garden education programs in school, summer camp, and 4-H club environments; deliver classroom-based programming and plan complimentary hands-on outdoor learning projects; recruit and manage volunteers to support U-Pick community garden; provide community-wide workshops and outreach; collaborate with staff and volunteers to plant, maintain, and harvest our food gardens and care for our 4-H farm animals; support P-Patch members.
 
Program Benefits : Health Coverage ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Training ,  Stipend ,  Monthly stipend amount: $2,276 . 
 
Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
 
Service Areas :
Children/Youth ,  Community Outreach ,  Environment ,  Health . 
 
Skills :
Education ,  Environment ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  General Skills ,  Computers/Technology ,  Gardening/Food Production ,  Youth Development ,  Community Organization ,  Team Work ,  Communications ,  Public Speaking ,  Leadership . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps State / National

Program
24-25 Hood Canal Salmon Enhancement Sustainability Coor

Program Start/End Date
09/03/2024  -   07/15/2025

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  99

Program Locations WASHINGTON  

Accepting Applications
From  06/03/2024  To  08/31/2024 

Contact Heather Hamilton
600 NE Roessel Rd
Belfair   WA   98528
360-275-3575
wscip@esd.wa.gov
www.pnwsalmoncenter.org

Listing ID 55275


       

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