Careers

Since 2011, Big Green has provided a real food education to students in underserved schools across the country. We have grown from a handful of Learning Gardens and a staff of five in our hometown of Boulder, Colorado, to over 500 schools and a growing team in Chicago, Los Angeles, Memphis, Indianapolis, Denver, and Detroit.

 

Assistant Director of Grants and Foundation Relations | Boulder

The Assistant Director of Grants and Foundation Relations at Big Green is a crucial member of the National Development team and integral to the success of the organization’s growth efforts and overall impact. As the AD of Grants, you will lead the organization’s efforts to manage relationships with our foundation partners and to develop new relationships within this important sector to help take the organization’s impact to new heights. Click here to read the full job description and apply. 

 

Program Assistant | Memphis

The Program Assistant’s primary responsibility is to support Big Green’s Program and help carry out the Edible Garden Initiative by working with schools’ Garden Teams to ensure they have the skills, materials, personnel, and confidence to successfully grow vegetables and teach in their Learning Gardens. Click here to read the full job description and apply.

 

Regional Development Director | Denver

Big Green is seeking a Regional Development Director in the Denver Metro area. The ideal candidate is a social entrepreneur, able to exceed fundraising targets and someone who has deep connections with local education, nonprofit, community, and philanthropic leaders. This person will roll up their sleeves to lead the region, acting as the primary contact for both internal and external stakeholders. Click here to read the full job description.

 

Thanks for your interest in a career at Big Green!

Don’t see any positions that match your skills? No problem! We’re always on the lookout for talent. If you’d like, you can send your résumé to info@biggreen.org. A member of our team will be in touch if a position opens that might be a good fit.