Crossroads Farm Seeking an Education Department Coordinator



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Seeking Part Time – Education Department Coordinator


Crossroads Farm seeks an Education Department Coordinator. This person will be active in every aspect of the Crossroads Farm Education Program and reports to the Education Co-directors.

Please read the description below and forward your cover letter/resume in .doc or pdf format  to Thank you!


Job Summary


Job Responsibilities:

  • Schedule and staff school trips (reviewed by Education Co- directors)
  • Use Google calendar for scheduling and transfer to the Softwhite system for data.
  • Keep track of all education registrations and contracts
  • Arrange meetings for education team
  • Learn about the “field” organic and biodynamic farming and gardening, farm-based education
  • Through active outreach, solicit and build  relationships with schools, girls scouts, boy scouts, youth groups and other community groups to increase bookings
  • Develop adult and family oriented education opportunities
  • Coordinate Summer Sunshine Days
  • Help care for the Teaching Garden
  • Work under and learn from education gardeners and Field Manager
  • Work with Adelphi interns
  • Help out (seeding, harvesting, etc.) wherever there is an immediate need if education work is completed.



  • Effective educator who enthusiastically engages  students in experiential learning
  • Organizational skills to coordinate and plan educational experiences
  • Good communication skills for telephone, email, and office interaction.
  • Creative graphic arts skills for making fliers, website entries, invoices.
  • Photographic skills to account for education  activities both on and off the farm


Education degree and experience preferred, but not required.

9 months (March- November 2018), 20 hours a week on site.


480 Hempstead Avenue – Malverne – NY – 11565 – google map – 516-881-7700 – – Store Hours

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