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Career Opportunities

Garden Educators

Part time or Full time 10-40 hours per week; year-round

Are you passionate about food, health, and outdoor education? Do you love working with kids and volunteers? If so, we want you to join the Green Heart Project team as a part-time or full-time Garden Educator!

The Green Heart Project seeks skilled educators to lead its Farm to School programs at select partner schools. Green Heart’s Farm to School programs are conducted in partnership with 18 school and community partners in the Charleston area.

The Garden Educator’s primary responsibilities are to lead garden-based learning activities for elementary school, middle, and high school students, including garden and culinary lessons, maintain school gardens and to build strong relationships with all members of the school community. The Garden Educator also manages volunteers to help them complete their scope of work. Garden Educator Job Description.

QUALIFICATIONS

The ideal candidate for this position is:

  • Experienced and trained as a teacher, with a focus on food, health, or outdoor, hands-on education programs
  • Passionate about growing, eating, and celebrating food
  • Knowledgeable about farming and gardening
  • A collaborative teammate
  • Organized and can manage multiple tasks with competing deadlines
  • Interested in growing their own knowledge and skills in their work
  • Excited to share their passion for food and gardening with the community

If you are interested in joining our team, please send your resume and a cover letter to careers@greenheartsc.org. 

Apply TODAY – we can’t wait to hear from you!

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

School Garden

Carolina Youth Development Center – Affiliate

5055 Lackawanna Blvd, North Charleston, SC 29405
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Ashley River Creative Arts – Affiliate

1871 Wallace School Rd, Charleston, SC 29407
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St. Andrews School for Math & Science – Affiliate

30 Chadwick Dr, Charleston, SC 29407
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Daniel Island School – Affiliate

2365 Daniel Island Dr, Charleston, SC 29492
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Compass Collegiate Academy

34 Race St, Charleston, SC 29403
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Charleston Charter School for Math & Science

1002 King St, Charleston, SC 29403
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Charleston Catholic School

888 King St, Charleston, SC 29403
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James Simons Montessori School

741 King St, Charleston, SC 29403
School Garden

Meeting Street Elementary at Burns

3750 Dorchester Rd, North Charleston, SC 29405
Urban Farm

Urban Farm at Enston Home

900 King Street Charleston, SC 29403
Mailing Address

The Green Heart Project

759 King Street, Suite A, Charleston, SC 29403
School Garden

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 at Brentwood

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

990 Morrison Dr, Charleston, SC 29403