Field Trips and Homeschool Educator

Part-time, seasonal
October 2023 through May 2024

Cedar Circle Farm and Education Center seeks an enthusiastic educator who is passionate about place-based and inclusive education to support our Education Programming, such as our school field trips and homeschool programs.

We encourage the interdisciplinary study of agriculture and the natural world and engage students of all ages through hands-on, inquiry-based learning experiences. We provide opportunities to explore the farm, the food we grow, and our relationships with the natural world. We encourage creating and leading sensory place-based activities tied to the changes happening on the farm while providing a welcoming, fun, and safe space for students.

Education programs on the farm allow students to make authentic observations in a learning environment that supports their critical thinking and problem-solving skills. We build our programs to celebrate individualized learning styles and needs. This position is perfect for anyone looking to grow and gain skills in education and build confidence facilitating groups of children outdoors. We seek someone creative, inclusive, willing to be silly, encouraging, and passionate about food, gardening, and nature.

Position Responsibilities

  • Support the teaching of our Education Programming, such as our Field Trips for visiting schools and Homeschool Programming.
  • Lead groups of varied sizes, from early childhood through upper grades
  • Provide a welcoming, fun, and safe space for students
  • Present inquiry-based lessons and curriculum and encourage learners to engage with the farm
  • Assist in set up and clean up of materials


  • Comfort or experience teaching or working with students of varied ages and abilities
  • Enthusiasm for experiential, place-based, inclusive education
  • Flexibility in adapting lesson plans to different learning styles and needs, timing, weather, etc.
  • Comfort managing groups of various sizes and ages
  • Interest in agriculture, food systems, and the natural world


This is a seasonal position, 5-10 hours weekly (frequently in the mornings), from October to May. The Field Trips and Homeschool Educator is an hourly position with benefits including sick time accrual, retirement contributions, fresh produce, and a 20% discount to our farmstand and café. Pay range is $15-$16 per hour, depending on qualifications.

To Apply

Please fill out an employment application below.

Cedar Circle Farm is an EEO/AA employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Due to the volume of applications that we receive, we are not able to reply to every applicant individually. We will be in touch via e-mail if we are interested in scheduling an interview with you.