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Check out our Calendar of Events for a comprehensive list of all upcoming opportunities and events to get out in the garden with our other Garden Volunteers! Whether you are an individual, corporate group, or interested community organization, feel free to email us for more information – let’s get gardening!

Career Opportunities

Farm to School Program Coordinator

The F2S Program Coordinator is an invaluable member of the Green Heart Project team whose primary responsibilities are (1) to serve as a “garden educator” for Farm to School programs at multiple elementary school sites, and (2) to coordinate and support personnel, materials, and resources for all of the Green Heart Project’s Farm to School programs.

This position will engage in direct instruction of elementary school students in a garden setting, and will help to support other Green Heart educators in the following ways: recruit and support program volunteers; assist with program planning; coordinate schedules, lessons, and materials; and maintain relationships with various Green Heart stakeholders. These activities will support Green Heart’s mission of educating students & cultivating community around food.

This is a seasonal, hourly position up to 40 hours per week under the supervision of the Program Director. The position will run from August 12, 2019 through May 31, 2020. This role is considered a W2 temporary position, and will be compensated at a rate of $15/hour. See full job description and application instructions: Farm to School Program Coordinator Position Description

Application Deadline: July 28th, 2019. In order to be considered for this position, please send a resume and cover letter to Amanda Howell Program Director at amanda@greenheartsc.org.


STEM Educator

The STEM Educator is an invaluable member of the Green Heart Project team whose primary responsibility is to manage and implement the garden-based, standards-aligned STEM programming to take place during school hours at both Mitchell Elementary and Sullivan’s Island Elementary School (grades PreK-5). This position will be responsible for teaching 5-7 garden-focused lessons/week, coordinating with and managing program volunteers, organizing and transporting lesson materials, and collaborating with the Program Director, in an effort to support the organization’s mission of educating students & cultivating community in an outdoor setting.  

This is a 20 hour/week temporary position with the Green Heart Project under the supervision of the Program Director. This position will run for 13 weeks in the Fall (September to December), and 13 weeks in the Spring (January to May); the start date for this position is August 26, 2019 and the deadline to apply is July 28, 2019. See full job description and application instructions: STEM Educator Position

 The Green Heart Project believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to the success of our mission. We encourage applications from candidates of all races, religions, genders, ages, sexual orientations, and socioeconomic backgrounds.

Press Inquiries

For all press inquiries, please email us at info@greenheartsc.org with Subject Line “Press Inquiry.”

Physical Location

The Green Heart Project

759 King Street, Suite A, Charleston, SC 29403
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Memminger Elementary School

20 Beaufain St, Charleston, SC 29401
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Mitchell Elementary School

2 Perry Street, Charleston, SC 29403
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Sullivan’s Island Elementary School

2015 I'on Avenue, Sullivan's Island, SC 29482
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Sanders Clyde Creative Arts School

805 Morrison Dr, Charleston, SC 29403
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Meeting Street Elementary @ Brentwood

2685 Leeds Ave, North Charleston, SC 29405
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Meeting Street Academy @ GrowFood Carolina

990 Morrison Dr, Charleston, SC 29403