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Community Education Coordinator - Hands On Nashville
The Community Education Coordinator will enhance the experience of Turnip Green Creative Reuse - TGCR - shop visitors and community members through inclusive reuse education. This position will create and implement a fun sustainability curriculum that allows individuals to learn more about reuse and connect with the resources available through TGCR. The Coordinator will take an active role in developing Open Studio programming for children and adults throughout the year. The Coordinator will take part in TGCR committee meetings. This position will also require participation in events that may include night and weekend hours. The ideal candidate should be enthusiastic about sustainability, art, and education and have effective written and verbal communication skills to interact with Nashville’s diverse community. Prior teaching experience preferred. Additionally, the candidate should have be agile to adapt to a changing workload in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment. The Coordinator participates in a yearlong term -1,700 hours - of AmeriCorps service supporting TGCR’s mission of diverting materials from the landfill by accepting donations from businesses and individuals. TGCR provides reuse art galleries, an open studio workspace, a retail shop, and education programming. Offering an inclusive, safe space for all to create, TGCR believes materials should be accessible and employs a pay-what-you-can model.
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Member Duties : - Assist with preparing, implementing, and creating curriculum for reuse-related art and education programming - Create an onboarding training manual for sustainability and reuse art programs - Create videos and other digital content for TGCR - Implement and update a monthly calendar of reuse education programming - Collaborate with partner organizations and TGCR leadership to create site-specific education opportunities - Strategize creative ways to increase outreach through tabling events and greater community awareness - Implement and facilitate reuse curriculum within the shop, at schools, during events including birthday parties or community festivals, and as online digital content - Connect with local artists to coordinate classes and sustainability workshops - Develop a marketing strategy to promote education programming - Prepare education kits tailored to the needs of the programs and classes. - Create and administer surveys to gauge program impact
Program Benefits : Health Coverage ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Living Allowance ,  Training . 
Terms :
Car recommended . 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Environment ,  Education ,  Children/Youth . 
Skills :
Community Organization ,  Team Work ,  Leadership ,  Recruitment ,  Environment ,  Computers/Technology ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Fine Arts/Crafts ,  Public Speaking ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Education ,  Writing/Editing ,  Communications . 
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AmeriCorps State / National

Community Education Coordinator - Hands On Nashville

Program Start/End Date
08/14/2020  -   07/30/2021

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations TENNESSEE  


Accepting Applications
From  04/30/2020  To  08/01/2020 

Contact Nicki Avila
37 Peabody St
Nashville   TN   37210

Listing ID 95931