Nourishing the links between land and table

Job Opportunities

Farm to School Community Engagement Intern

Position posting: March 28, 2017

The Farm to School Community Engagement Interns will work directly with REAP’s Farm to School staff and AmeriCorps members to promote and facilitate the USDA Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) operated by Madison Metropolitan School District (MMSD). Interns will be responsible for developing and facilitating fun and educational activities at two SFSP community sites, including Elver Park. Interns will act as community ambassadors for the program and assist with outreach and evaluation. This internship is an excellent opportunity for individuals who are interested in educating youth about healthy eating, local foods, and sustainability, and increasing food access for underserved youth. REAP has two Community Engagement Internship positions available and will tailor the specific focus and responsibilities to a successful candidates’ demonstrated skills and desired experiences. We encourage individuals with close ties to MMSD schools and/or Madison neighborhoods to apply. Those who are multilingual or multicultural, members of racial/ethnic minority groups, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Interns will receive a stipend of $1,000 for the summer. Applicants may be able to apply this internship towards college credit. 
Application Deadline: April 17, 2017

FULL POSITION DESCRIPTION AND APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Farm to School Evaluation Intern

Position posting March 28, 2017

The Farm to School Evaluation Intern will work directly with REAP’s Farm to School staff and AmeriCorps members to facilitate and evaluate the USDA Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) operated by Madison Metropolitan School District (MMSD). The Evaluation Intern will be responsible for supporting evaluation design, program facilitation, data collection and analysis to determine the success of this program at two SFSP community sites, including Elver Park. The Evaluation Intern will act as a community ambassador for the program along with two Community Engagement Interns. This internship is an excellent opportunity for individuals looking to gain experience in program evaluation, data collection, analytics, and Farm to School programming. We encourage individuals with close ties to MMSD schools and/or Madison neighborhoods to apply. Those who are multilingual or multicultural, members of racial/ethnic minority groups, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Applicants may be able to apply this internship towards college credit. This is an unpaid internship.
Application Deadline: April 17, 2017

FULL POSITION DESCRIPTION AND APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Volunteer Opportunities

REAP has a number of ongoing Farm to School and local food event volunteer opportunities. If you would like to volunteer, please sign up here.

REAP Food Group values diverse life experience in its staff and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Those who are multilingual and/or multicultural, members of racial/ethnic minority groups, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.