Angelic Organics Learning Center is hiring a Farmer Training Resource Specialist! This position is responsible for coordinating and facilitating the year-round Stateline Farm Beginnings and Farm Finance programs and assists the Program Director in other Farmer Training programs, as needed. Additionally, the Resource Specialist works collaboratively with project partners to improve and execute Farmer Training Programs. 

POSITION TITLE: Farmer Training Resource Specialist     
REPORTS TO: Program Director, Farmer Training Initiative 
DEPARTMENT: Farmer Training Initiative 505
POSITION STATUS: Part-Time (approximately 20 hours weekly), Starting at $17.00 per hour.
FLSA STATUS: Non-exempt

JOB SUMMARY

This position is responsible for coordinating and facilitating the year-round Stateline Farm Beginnings and Farm Finance programs and assists the Program Director in other Farmer Training programs, as needed. Additionally, the Resource Specialist works collaboratively with project partners to improve and execute Farmer Training Programs. This is a grant funded until March 31st, 2020 and will continue pending funding. Learn more about the position and how to apply here.

Ideal candidate will: 

–> Have experience working independently with farmers or other business owners on farm financial management and/or recordkeeping.
–> Have experience presenting farm finance and/or food safety information to individuals and groups
–> Be able to travel to meetings and trainings in the Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin, as needed.
–> Be available on Saturday throughout the winter months
–> Be bilingual English/Spanish