The APU PALAMGUWAN CULTURAL EDUCATION CENTER (APC) is a DepEd-recognized indigenous school offering culture-based education to the children and youth of Upper Pulangi, Bukidnon. APC’s main branch in Sitio Bendum, Barangay Busdi offers Kinder to Grade 12 classes. APC also operates connecting schools in four other villages that offer Kinder up to Grade 3.
The APC High School in Sitio Bendum is looking for smart, young people who would like to work with and serve Indigenous Peoples and make a difference for them. The junior high school is presently in need of the following:
- Agroecology Practitioner – responsible for developing a training design for the agroecology program in the Farm School of the APC-FFLM Unit and teaching agroecology methods and practices to the youth. (see full job description)
- Farm Manager – responsible for developing and enhancing the organic sustainability of the school farm and household needs, oversees crop and livestock production in the farm and ensures that farm activities are ecologically sustainable. The position also facilitates the documentation of farming practices to be translated into learning materials and methods for conducting training courses on organic agriculture. (see full job description)
- Youth Program Manager – responsible for the implementation of the youth training programs implemented in Bendum and other Upper Pulangi communities. The program goal is to empower indigenous communities in Mindanao to overcome poverty through productive youth engagements in the changing socio-economic landscape and through meaningful participation in the sustainable management of resources in their ancestral domain. (see full job description)