We welcome community members and visitors of all ages to get involved at the Youth Garden Project. Volunteers and Interns are crucial to our organization. Learn more about how you can be involved below.
Volunteer at YGP
Individuals and groups can volunteer at YGP in several ways.
We are currently hiring garden and program interns for Spring 2017.
Full Time Employment
Join our Team! Year round employment, benefits, and 401k opportunities.
Interested in lending a hand in growing food, kids and community? Individuals and groups can volunteer in several ways:
- Attend a Weed ‘n’ Feed
- Help harvest for the Farmers’ Market or our CSA program
- Complete community service hours
- Help with our educational programs
- Teach a workshop
- Spend a day working alongside a YGP gardener, and more!
To ensure that volunteers receive meaningful work it is important that you contact us to schedule a time and the way you’d like to help. Contact Kate at 435.259.2326 or via email.
Youth Garden Project Internships
Our Internships provide individuals with an abundance of learning opportunities in the areas of sustainable agriculture and outdoor education. Join us to learn, grow, and become a part of the YGP and Moab communities!
6 Month Garden Educator Program Internship
Now Hiring for 6-Month Summer/Fall Garden Educator Program Internships!
We are looking for an individual that is interested in working as an educator with children in a hands-on, outdoor setting within a variety of educational programs. In the summer, four interns facilitate our nine week Summer Camp designing and implementing the lesson plans for this program. During the fall, we have two After-School Programs, Garden Classroom field trips, and some Middle and High School classes that do experiments; all of which will be taught primarily by two interns with aid from the Program Manager.View & Download Internship Description
6 Month Garden Internship
Now Hiring for Summer/Fall 6-Month Garden Internship!
Garden interns will have the opportunity to learn organic gardening techniques and skills while working in a combined production and education garden. This 6-month Garden Internship runs mid-May to mid-November and will include everything from starting seeds to preserving the mid-summer bounty!View & Download Internship Description
Full Season Garden Internship
This position is full for 2017, check back in March for a 6-month Summer/Fall opportunity!
Experience an entire growing season at the Youth Garden Project with the 9-month Garden Internship! Garden interns have the opportunity to learn organic gardening techniques and skills while working in a combined production and education garden. The 9-month Internship allows individuals to participate in the entire growing season from the first seeds that go into the garden in the spring to harvesting the last tomato in the fall.
Summer/Fall of 2017 Internships
Now Hiring for our 6-Month Summer/Fall Internships! Check out our Garden Educator Program Internship and Garden Internship opportunities in the sections above for more details.
Hear what past interns have to say about their time working at the Youth Garden Project.
Current Job Openings
There are no full-time job openings at this time.