WE ARE HIRING!
We are searching for our next Community Garden Coordinator
The Community Garden Coordinator is responsible for the support of new community gardeners and acts as a liaison for all community gardeners in our network throughout Buffalo and Niagara Falls. The Coordinator helps build gardeners’ skills, answers their questions, ensures they have the tools needed to be successful and assists with annual events and programming. The Coordinator also supports volunteer groups in the gardens and performs community outreach when requested. Furthermore, the Coordinator carries out resource procurement, enters data and produces required reports in support of funded garden projects, under the direction of the Program Manager or Executive Director. This position is salaried, non-exempt, and 40 hours a week. Scheduling is somewhat flexible but at least 3 day shifts a week are necessary and there will be occasional evenings and Saturdays. The Community Garden Coordinator reports to the Program Manager but will also work directly with the Executive Director on certain administrative duties. Salary is expected to be $42,000. Benefits include paid time off, health care, a simple IRA with match, a flexible schedule and work environment, and a chance to create real community change.