Please distribute the following Job Announcement to those
who might be interested. Thank You.
Greening Program Director
Delaware Center for
1810 North Dupont Street
The Community Greening Manager
is a permanent, full-time position with benefits working at the direction of
the Greening Programs Director, managing and developing the Center's Community
Responsibilities: development, coordination
and promotion of the Center’s existing and future community greening
projects including Wilmington community
flower and vegetable gardens. Work closely and imaginatively with other
DCH staff to investigate and facilitate the development of new community
greening projects with interested groups and agencies, organize annual events,
and develop and conduct educational programs for community gardeners.
Organize and execute annual city-wide Gardens Contest and Awards
Ceremony. Contribute to other Center programs, publications and events.
Promote DCH and its programs by developing contacts with neighborhood
organizations, local agencies, governments, home and community gardeners.
Qualifications: ability and
desire to work with people in urban neighborhoods essential, experience
preferred. Must exhibit imagination and vision in applying the mission of
the Center in community settings. Excellent communication and organizational
skills necessary and ability to take initiative essential. Physical work required.
Knowledge of gardening methods needed. Driver’s license
required. Availability for some evening and weekend work necessary.
Send resume and cover letter to: Gary
Center for Horticulture
North Dupont Street
Posted January 17, 2003
Center for Horticulture mission:
To improve the quality of life in Delaware by promoting knowledge and appreciation of gardening,
horticulture and conservation.