Program Coordinator at the School of Adaptive Agriculture (PT)
The School of Adaptive Agriculture Program Coordinator (PC) is the guiding force behind the learning environment for Practicum and Capstone Students. The PC will facilitate learning experiences in the classroom, field, other farms, and discussions, and work closely with the students to ensure a high quality, comprehensive program.
SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Organize and execute the calendar and schedule of the Practicum Program, communicating this clearly to students and staff.
- Schedule lessons, tutorials, and workshops with guest instructors for the Practicum Program.
- Organize and facilitate the calendar and schedule of the Practicum Program, communicating this clearly to students and staff.
- Facilitate field trips for students, with scheduling, preparing students, and travel logistics.
- Prepare handouts, readings, and materials for lessons, field trips, and workshops.
- Teach parts of the curriculum, developing lesson plans including both hands-on and classroom instruction.
- Lead students in discussions to draw connections between lessons, field trips, field work, and more.
- Facilitate field work scheduling and learning opportunities
- Coordinate mentorship opportunities for interested students
- Participate in the development of SAA workshop series
- Following each Practicum term, prepare a review and recommendations regarding retention and program execution.
The School of Adaptive Agriculture Student Life Coordinator (SLC) The SLC oversees the day-to-day operations of the residential area of the school. The SLC is responsible for maintaining a clean, safe living environment by organizing and training students in safety practices, and the policies and standards of the School. The SLC helps to maintain healthy relationships among the student body. The SLC works with other staff to ensure that infrastructure and repair needs are promptly addressed.
- Maintain systems, guidelines, and procedures for keeping kitchen, showers, bathroom, and schoolhouse orderly and clean.
- Keep the kitchen and facilities stocked with supplies.
- Order and pick up bulk staple foods for the kitchen.
- Organize and monitor compliance with the weekly student chore schedule.
- Facilitate or participate in weekly check-ins and help resolve interpersonal conflicts using SAA communications guidelines.
- Maintain and make available to students information about off-campus resources for medical or other special needs.