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.

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.
Site Staff
Job Title Starting Date Description
Groundskeeper June 1, 2019 The Groundskeeper at Sierra Friends Center insures that the campus is kept irrigated and mowed.  This person should be attentive, hardworking, organized and love working outdoors.   The Groundskeeper needs to be able to lift up to 50 pounds, operate the riding mower, weed eaters, and irrigations systems.   This position is full time, or job-shared to insure 40 hours per work week during peak season, May 1 - September 1, with possible decreased hours in April, September, and October.  Hours may flux according to weather conditions.  Flexible work schedules are considered.  Additional responsibilities may include maintenance duties and equipment repair.