Have a green thumb? Become a leader in our new community garden! (El Cajon) (Thursdays 1-2 pm)


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Thu Jun 01, 2017 01:00 PM - Tue Sep 26, 2017 02:00 PM


1011 East Main St.El Cajon, CA 92021


Support The Salvation Army El Cajon Corps Community Center in helping our community garden grow! Common Grounds, our NEW community garden, helps developmentally challenged young adults tend to the garden's needs.

Qualifications and requirements for this position:

  • Must be able to commit to one hour a week from 1-2 pm on Thursdays, for three months or more
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and boundaries as required and appropriate
  • Have strong interpersonal skills; Ability to work effectively with culturally diverse staff and participants
Duties and responsibilities:
  • Lead small groups in maintaining health of vegetable garden, such as watering and feeding of plants, cleaning plant debris, and communicating garden needs with leads
  • Lead group activities related to gardening, such as games or crafts


  • People Skills
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Gardening
  • Relationship Building
  • Multi-Tasking

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 16
  • Once a week, Thursdays, 1-2 PM

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