Fresh Roots is Hiring!

Internships give you the opportunity to develop your skills. Learn how Fresh Roots’ unique model works, and make a real contribution to our community. As a Fresh Roots intern, you may be able to receive UBC credits. Each internship has its own delicious flavour. Our spring interns are eligible to continue with us as Canada Summer Jobs staff members during the summer!

-SOYL Facilitator – Vancouver, Coquitlam, or Delta
If you’re passionate about working with teens and cultivating personal growth and community leadership through farming, this could be the job for you!:

  • Applications due: Friday, November 23, 2018
  • Position Dates: January through mid-May, continuing as Canada Summer Jobs staff mid-May-August.

See the full job posting here.

-Schoolyard Farm Intern – Vancouver
If you love to be outside and to get away from the monotony of the computer, if you love sharing food with your community, or if you see the magic in sprouting seeds, this might be the position for you!

  • Applications due: Friday, November 23, 2018
  • Position Dates: March-November; May-August interns will be employed through Canada Summer Jobs

See the full job posting here.

Fresh Roots is also looking for a Farm Manager to help us GROW (all puns intended)! Help plant your vision of educational farming by managing our schoolyard farms and food lands to be places of production and learning; a farm oasis in the city. Our work starts with the soil, and our sites are the starting place for all of our programs. You’ll get a chance to help frame and create what educational farms should be on school grounds in the lower mainland. In this role, you will be our Farm Manager, growing and sharing food with the community. More details and how to apply here:
Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.


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