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Title: job in Seattle

SERVICE CORPS OPENING AT FREMONT PUBLIC ASSOCIATION

JOB TITLE:      Lettuce Link Program Assistant (Washington State Service Corps)

JOB SUMMARY:    Maintain the .5 acre organic farm in South Park, Seattle.

Washington State Service Corps was established in 1983 and is the oldest publicly- funded state-wide service program in the nation and was created by the state legislature to provide young adults with opportunities to serve their communities.  Washington State Service Corps works with non-profit agencies so to present opportunities to young adults who want to help fill a critical need in their community.


JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Plant, maintain, harvest and distributing produce in our South Park farm.
  • Recruit and coordinating volunteer activities and work parties.
  • Conduct outreach to nearby elementary school and health clinic.
  • Work with classes at Concord Elementary School teaching them about organic gardening.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Be a U.S. Citizen or U. S. National or permanent Resident Alien of the United States.
  • Have a high school GED or agree to obtain one while serving.
  • Washington State Service Corp requires participants to be between the ages of 18-25 at the date of hire.
  • Experience with organic gardening or farming.
  • Able to coordinate and lead volunteers a diverse group of volunteers and clients
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Experience or desire to work with youth
  • Able to work outdoors and lift 25 lbs.
  • Spanish speaking, preferred

HOURS AND COMPENSATION:  This is a fulltime Americorp stipended position for 11 months beginning January 15th, 2001, paying $800 per month, plus health insurance, $200 training allowance and may receive child care assistance if income-eligible.  At the completion of service, the participant is granted a $4,725 education award

TO APPLY:  Applicants must complete a standard FPA application form which can be obtained at:  1501 North 45th Street, Seattle, by calling our jobline at (206) 694-6840 or applying on-line at www.fremontpublic.org.  Completed applications may be mailed to:  Fremont Public Association, PO Box 3151, Seattle, WA 98103.  Please attach a resume if available.

CLOSING DATE: when position is filled.

THE FREMONT PUBLIC ASSOCIATION IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION AND EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.  PEOPLE OF COLOR, WOMEN AND PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.






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