Internships

Fall Internship

Want to spend your Fall…

  • Working with urban farmers and gardeners?
  • Sitting in on dynamic classes about growing food like Season Extension and Small Farm Planning?
  • Attending events and conferences about food, farming, and growing?
  • Helping administer an urban agriculture school grounded in community and social justice?

Then apply to be a Farm School NYC Intern!

Our Interns:

  • Assist our instructors as Teacher's Assistant for classes
  • Create compelling social media posts and community email updates
  • Navigate Constant Contact and Excel
  • Perform data entry and administrative office tasks
  • Join site visits to local urban agriculture destinations and meet leading professionals
  • Table at events and conferences to help our community grow

What We Need:

  • Strong interest and ability in writing and communications
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to handle large amounts of data 
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and Google Drive/Docs 
  • Willingness to work both independently and collaboratively
  • Based in New York City with the ability to work remotely
  • Availability on Wednesday evenings and Saturdays between 10am – 2pm
  • Enthusiasm for urban agriculture and social justice

Time Frame + Compensation

  • Internships begin in late Summer and end in December 2018
  • Unpaid position, university credit may be available
  • Commitment of 12-15 hours per week (On site Wednesday evenings & Saturdays, in office one weekday and possible remote hours)

To Apply

Please send a cover letter and resume highlighting your experience and interests to Connor Vaughn, at connor@farmschoolnyc.org with the subject line "Farm School NYC Internship." Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis through August 2018.

Farm School NYC values diversity, and encourages applicants of all backgrounds and abilities to apply.