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Join the kitchen garden community

Your school or centre can join the kitchen garden community by becoming a member of the Kitchen Garden Classroom.

Join the team

The Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Foundation is powered by an energetic team of innovative individuals who enjoy the challenge of this ever-changing environment. Keep an eye on this page for upcoming opportunities and join our mailing list.

The Foundation currently has no positions available.

Join a kitchen garden school or learning centre

Many schools and education centres within the kitchen garden community manage staff to run kitchen and garden classes. They may recruit teachers, Kitchen and Garden Specialists, volunteers or a combination depending on the requirements of the school. 

Narre Warren South P-12 College has a Kitchen Specialist position available for two days a week starting on 21 August 2017. Visit the Department of Education and Training Job site for more information. Job reference no. 1090318.

Southmoor Primary School in Moorabbin requires a Garden Specialist 2 days per week for students in Grade 3 – 6. Southmoor is one of the original SAKG program schools currently celebrating its 10th year of operation amd has an extensive organic garden which produces vegetables, herbs, fruit, grapes and berries for the kitchen program. For more information, contact business manager, Chris Horton, on 03 9555 1235 or email your application to the principal, Marie Kick, at kick.marie.me@edumail.vic.gov.au before October 9, 2017.

Volunteering is a fun and rewarding way to get involved in pleasurable food education. Find your local Kitchen Garden School or education centre and contact them directly to enquire about volunteering opportunities.