Employment

Working at Woolman is a major lifestyle choice. To commit to community living, to have one's life and work intertwined, to live in a rural setting, and to take a modest salary, all require a high-level of dedication. Above all other qualifications, we are looking for people who will thrive here.

Administrative Staff
Job Title Starting Date Description
Programs Director, 12 month position March 1, 2019 The Programs Director will provide leadership and training in interpretive and environmental education program delivery while collaborating with other staff, interns, volunteers, and organizational partners. This position will create, design, and deliver interpretive and educational programs as well as supervise seasonal staff.
Internships
Job Title Starting Date Description
Counselor in Training (CIT) June 14, 2019   Looking for an incredible summer opportunity? The Counselor in Training program gives seventeen year olds a chance to come to camp and experience a leadership role!
Outdoor School
Job Title Starting Date Description
Outdoor School Instructor April 5, 2019 Application Deadline: March 15, 2019 Summary: Woolman Outdoor School Instructors will facilitate activities for WOS participants (high school students, teachers, and adult chaperones), which include but are not limited to environmental science lessons, wilderness skills activities, and community building workshops.  They will manage and lead groups of WOS participants as big as 55 students and 4 or more chaperones and teachers. WOS Instructors will be immersed in the Woolman community, including hosting meals and leading groups of participants in Community Chores. They will also be available to help participants with situations or conflicts that arise during activities, assist in the cleaning of campus after WOS participants depart, and they will engage deeply with the community building we foster at Woolman.
Summer Camp
Job Title Starting Date Description
Wombat Camp Counselor June 14, 2019 Application Deadline: We only have a few spots left (as of March 14)! Applications will be reviewed and jobs offered on a rolling basis. Please submit your application as soon as possible. Being a counselor at Woolman's Summer Camp means living, working, growing, and learning as part of the Woolman community.  Wombat Camp programming is for campers aged 9-14. Counselors lead our campers in backpacking trips, silly games, arts and crafts, adventure, singing, and any other activities we can come up with as a staff! Every day is full of games, delicious vegetarian food, visiting beautiful places, swimming, learning about nature, and inspiring children to be their true selves in an accepting community where they will be celebrated. Our small size (40 campers maximum) means our Staff is a close-knit family that truly knows, understands, and supports each other as we create and share camp magic right alongside our incredible campers. Counselors are fully integrated into the life, work, and play of the Woolman campers, and your job is to enrich their experience through deep connection and joyful adventure. Counselors live with 5 campers in a cabin situated near outdoor showers and  a bathhouse. You may choose to live in a same-gendered or mixed-gendered cabin. You will facilitate learning and growth of children into a greater awareness of themselves and others, lead games and songs, manage behavior, teach activities, adorn yourself in costumes and personify characters of your own creation, and participate in the wonderful daily life of a Quaker community.  Being a counselor at camp is fun, challenging and rewarding work!
Teen Leadership Camp Counselor June 14, 2019 Application Deadline: We only have a few spots left (as of March 14)! Applications will be reviewed and jobs offered on a rolling basis. Please submit your application as possible. Being a counselor at Woolman's Summer Camp means living, working, growing, and learning as part of the Woolman community.  Counselors lead our campers in backpacking trips, silly games, arts and crafts, adventure, singing, and any other activities we can come up with as a staff! Every day is full of games, delicious vegetarian food, visiting beautiful places, swimming, learning about nature, and inspiring teens to be their true selves in an accepting community where they will be celebrated. TLC Counselors are fully integrated into the life, work, and play of the teen campers, and your job is to enrich their experience through deep connection and joyful adventure. Counselors live with campers aged  15-16 in a lodge situated on campus and team-lead backpacking trips  up to 10 days long. TLC Counselors facilitate learning and growth of teens into a greater awareness of themselves and others, lead games and songs, manage behavior, teach activities, and participate in the wonderful daily life of a small Quaker community.  Being a counselor at camp is fun, challenging and rewarding work!
Wombat Camp Lead Counselor June 9, 2019 Application Deadline: March 1, 2019   This position is for experienced counselors looking for even more leadership at the camp they hold so dear to their hearts. Lead Counselors work  with and go on trail with our younger camp (Wombat Camp), offer advice and guidance to Wombat Camp counselors, and will occasionally be responsible for facilitating activities with Teen Campers while Teen Camp staff are in meetings. 
Teen Leadership Camp Assistant Director June 9, 2019 Application Deadline: We are now hiring on a rolling basis. The sooner you are able to apply the better. Woolman Teen Leadership Camp (TLC) is an exciting program for teens 15-17 years old who backpack, play, cook, garden, and  move-up into leadership roles working with each other and working with Wombat Camp (campers aged 9-14). The TLC Assistant Director will work with the TLC Director to coordinate and oversee 6 weeks of programming. This will involve planning and leading in-camp activities, planning and leading backpacking trips up to 10-days long, facilitating workshops for campers, and training and supporting the 2-3 TLC counselors. This role will be supported by and work with the TLC Camp Director and Wombat Camp Director.
Camp Kitchen Assistant Manager June 21, 2019   Application Deadline: April 15, 2019 Help create delicious wholesome food for campers and counselors! This position involves cooking for about 80 people in a high energy environment under the supervision of our Kitchen Manager. Many of our ingredients are fresh from our garden or the local co-ops, and campers often pop into the garden and kitchen to help with the process. Campers and counselors help with dishes and cleaning the kitchen daily, and every week we have a couple of parent volunteers helping out as well. Assistant Kitchen Manager spends a lot of time in the kitchen, but also gets to plug into whatever camp activities they are passionate about. There is a break in the middle of each week, when our campers are out backpacking (usually Tuesday - Thursday), but weekends are pretty busy! Room and Board provided.