We appreciate your interest in working at Learning Tree Farm. We are currently searching for the following positions:
Nature Preschool Part-Time Teacher
Are you passionate about nature-based, child-led education? Then join our teaching team at the Learning Tree Farm Nature Preschool where we are eager to share our passion for building a community of lifelong learners and lovers of nature in our Reggio-Emilia inspired program. As a part of our team you will have the opportunity to work with other educators who are passionate about engaging students in hands-on, project based, learning experiences while immersed in the 85+ acres of farm and woodlands of the Learning Tree Farm. This position includes team-teaching a mixed-age group of 15 students, 2 days a week and taking the lead for our Preschool Discovery Class, a child & caregiver introductory series to nature-based education, 1 day a week. Additional hours are an option as part of the Learning Tree Farm Education Team if desired.
Farm Educators are the outward face of Learning Tree Farm. They interact with and educate children, teachers, families, sponsors, and the community at large. Farm Educators are responsible for implementing and leading all of our on-farm education programs, with planning assistance from the Farm Education Director and Education Committee. Farm Educators ensure that our educational programming is a premier community resource for hands-on learning experiences in a traditional farm setting.
In order to be considered, applicants must email their cover letter and resume to our director of farm operations, Loralynn Kadell, at email@example.com.
Nature Preschool Substitute Teacher
Do you have preschool classroom teaching experience? Do you love being outside, hiking, and actively playing in all kinds of weather? Our child-led environment may be the perfect place to spend your days during the school year. Most assignments are made in advance, but some early morning calls may be required. The school runs from September-December and February-May.
Required documents: College transcript, BCI & FBI fingerprints, Medical Physical form, and a signed Non-Conviction Statement.
In order to be considered, applicants must email their cover letter and resume to our community education director, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Farm and Facilities Maintenance Worker
Do you have knowledge of small engines, experience operating and repairing farm equipment, and an interest in working outdoors?
If you have the ability to work with people of all ages, are self-motivated, and have excellent problem solving and organizational skills, we’re looking for you! We are currently searching for a flexible, hard-working, pleasant individual to manage the long-term maintenance and care of the Farm and its facilities. *See the full job description by clicking on the link below.
Interested applicants should send an email to Loralynn Kadell, Director of Farm Operations at email@example.com.
We are always searching for volunteers for basic gardening, cleaning, and general farm work.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are able to provide your talents on a volunteer basis.