Job Opening - Part-time Gardening Instructor at York County Jail

The Massabesic Center for Adult Learning has the following vacancy for your consideration:

POSITION: Part-time Gardening Instructor at York County Jail



  1. Background in agricultural gardening 

  2. Prior teaching experience preferred. 

  3. Comfortable in a correctional setting.

WORKING HOURS: Seasonal part-time days, 15-18 hours per week.


  1. Oversees the garden beds at YCJ.

  2. Provides instruction and supervision to YCJ residents while working in the garden.

  3. Provides a safe and comfortable learning environment.

  4. Maintains student confidentiality.

NOTE: The above job description reflects the general requirements necessary to describe the principle functions or responsibilities of the job identified and shall not be interpreted as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the job, either at present or in the future


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential function of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

The employee is frequently required to sit, stand, climb stairs, lift (ranging from 25-75 lbs depending on student size), bend, pull, push, walk, kneel, crouch, and perform other physical tasks that may be required from time to time. 


RSU 57 Massabesic School District is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.