Greetings and hello to you from Slide
We have another job opening here at Slide Ranch
Sharon Korpi has decided to move on - she will be dearly missed and we
all wish her well. So the Land Steward - Head Gardener position is open and we
are accepting applications now.
Are you interested in applying? Do you
know some one who would be suitable?
We are trying to fills
this positions asap .. so forward these announcements on to whomever
.. To apply just sent a cover letter
and resume to Slide Ranch
--- 2025 Shoreline Hwy, Muir Beach, 94965 ..fax 415- 381-5762 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Life is still beautiful at
Thank you for your assistance
Gardener - Land Steward,
Slide Ranch, Muir Beach CA 96965
Slide Ranch Profile
Slide Ranch is a
non-profit agricultural and environmental education center serving school
children, families, and adults set in a small-farm coastal wilderness
environment, 20 miles north of San Francisco.
Gardener - Land Steward Job
The Gardener - Land Steward position is responsible for the long-term
planning and day-to-day care of Slide Ranch's certified organic gardens.
The job requires extensive knowledge of organic gardening. The Gardener is
also required to teach and train our Teachers-in-Residence to deliver programs
for children. Excellent teaching skills are essential. The Gardener-Land
Steward is a residential position. The compensation package includes
housing and board.
The three primary objectives of the
Slide Ranch gardener-land steward are
1) To guide the Slide Ranch community in working
with the Earth to cultivate an abundance of produce to nurture residents and
2) To manage the garden as a demonstration teaching
3) To provide horticultural leadership and tuition
specifically for Slide Ranch's Teachers-in-Resident and generally for other
Specific duties include:
_ Guide the Slide Ranch
"Permaculture Ranch Plan"
_ Develop new garden areas in support of the Slide
Ranch Renewal Program
_ Guide and inspire ranch residents to be guardians of
_ Manage the Slide Ranch organic garden certification program
Assist in preservation and restoration of native ecosystems
_ Advocate for
the Slide Ranch Mission in bio-regional agricultural forum
volunteers working in garden and other landscaped areas
The Gardener plays a special role in support of the well
being of the residential community around the issue of food; its harvesting,
processing, preparation and presentation.
_ Actively support the Mission of Slide
_ Participate in community meetings, cooking and other
residential activities as required
Application Deadline: Until position
Start Date: as soon after Aug. 30, 2003 as
Salary: approx. $1,500 -$1,620 /month plus housing, healthy
food, two weeks vacation during first year, generous health and other benefits,
and an opportunity to live with a community of people in a beautiful rural
To apply: Send resume and cover letter to: Slide Ranch
Attn: Director of Operations, 2025 Shoreline Hwy. Muir Beach, CA
94965. (fax 415-381-5762 or email email@example.com)
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