Summer Job Opportunities
York Region Food Network (YRFN) delivers programs and education to ensure that the people of York Region have healthy and sustainable food.
|Position||Tasks and Responsibilities||Location||# of weeks|
|Local Food Animator||The Local Food Animator is a multifaceted and diverse role; the position entails leading gardening activities and facilitating community engagement within our Vaughan City Garden and Fire Hall Growing to Give Garden. This role will entail:
|Community Food Animator||The Community Food Animator will support the inner workings of York Region Food Network’s Good Food Hub in Aurora. This will include supporting drop-in meals, community kitchen programs, the Good Food Box, and YRFN’s Aurora Allotment garden. This position will involve working with children, youth, adults and seniors.||Aurora-Oak Ridges-Richmond Hill||8|
|Fundraiser||The Fundraiser will be an integral part of YRFN’s team, providing direction, guidance and support towards YRFN’s fundraising efforts. Tasks include:
||Aurora-Oak Ridges-Richmond Hill||8|
|Urban Agriculture Assistant||The Urban Agricultural Assistant will offer working and educational sessions at our Mulock Allotment and London & Main Community gardens to build knowledge, social connections and access to fresh food. The Urban Agriculture Assistant is crucial in building a vibrant and inclusive culture and atmosphere at the garden. The successful candidate will take a hands-on approach to activities at the garden and offer education and volunteer opportunities to the broader community.||Newmarket Aurora||8|
- $15.00/hour, 35 hours/week
- Access to transportation is an asset to move between our office and off-site locations.
We are reviewing applications upon receipt.
Submit your cover letter and resume to email@example.com