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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 is currently seeking applicants for the following positions: 

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. 

Weeden Heights Primary School (Vermont South) is looking for a Kitchen Specialist to join the team and support the implementation of a dynamic and long-standing kitchen program that embeds the school's Science (environmental science and food technologies) curriculum, Student Wellbeing Program and Student Leadership Program. Applicants, please send your CV to Kylie Campbell (Principal) at weeden.heights.ps@edumail.vic.gov.auApplications close on Tuesday, 24 April. For any general enquiries for the kitchen position, please contact the school on 9802 0663. See the position description below for more details.

St Kilda Park Primary School is looking for a Kitchen Specialist. This is a great opportunity for a creative, committed and innovative person from a range of work backgrounds to be involved in an important curriculum innovation at SKiPPS. Apply online at  Recruitment Online. See the position description below for more details.

Alyangula Area School, located on Groote Eylandt, NT, is looking for a Science/Kitchen Garden teacher. As a teacher and member of the school community, your primary objective is to develop, deliver and evaluate learning programs in Science, Digital Technology and Kitchen Garden to Years P-9 and monitor student achievement to address individual learning needs and contribute to the achievement of the school’s goals. Contact Tania Kolomitsev on 08 8987 6366 or tania.kolomitsev@ntschool.net for more information. See the position descriptions below for more details.

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.