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.

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 May 3, 2019 Application Deadline: April 5, 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!