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Work Study Student - Evergreen Holistic Center

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Date: Nov 5, 2017

Location: Cincinnati, OH, US


*This is an OFF-Campus Work Location*

Evergreen Holistic Learning Center


Since 2010, Evergreen Holistic Learning Center (EHLC) has been actively working to support and advance the increased democratization of food within urban Cincinnati, specifically within the neighborhoods of Winton Hills, Spring Grove Village, and College Hill.  For the past four years, ELHC has served as a designated urban food production site under the Cincinnati Health Department’s Urban Farming program.  Cultivating an approximate half-acre garden site, EHLC has been able to grow over 3,000 lbs. of organic produce annually, 95% of which has been donated back into the community at no cost.  Additionally, EHLC offers a host of unique hands-on learning programs including equine encounters, urban gardening, holistic fitness training, and “seed to table” nutrition.


Job Description: We are currently looking for student workers to assist with our urban farming and community food distribution programs.  Workers will be assisting with a variety of tasks including planting and maintaining garden beds, overseeing greenhouse operations, harvesting and preparing produce, and helping with food donation deliveries.  There may also be some opportunities to work with horses, depending on the applicant’s interest and background.  Applicants must be dependable, positive, self-directed, and comfortable working outside in a variety of weather conditions.  Minimum GPA of 2.75, experience with garden or farm work, and a valid driver’s license are strongly preferred.


Pay Rate: $15/hr.


Contact Person: Kate Nordyke or Joan Barlage @ 5880 Winton Ridge Lane, Cincinnati, OH 45232.  Telephone Number: 513-426-6363, Fax Number: 513-417-8131,  Email


Application Process:  Complete an Applicant Profile and upload your Resume, then apply to Requisition # 20201 and upload a copy of your FEDERAL WORK STUDY award under the "Additional Documents" section. Failure to include a copy of your Federal Work Study award may remove you from consideration.


The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.


REQ: 20201


Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

Job Segment: Nutrition, Healthcare

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