Work and Life at WFC

World Fellowship Center is hiring summer staff – Apply Here!

The positions that are available include the following: leadership and management housekeepers, servers, cooks, maintenance, and office positions. The majority of are in the window, June 1 – October 15. The primary season is late June through early September – priority is given to candidates who will be available for that entire window.

*If interested in Assistant Director and/or Staff and Volunteer Coordinator positions, please see special application instructions and details in Job Descriptions. 

SEE JOB DESCRIPTIONS – CLICK HERE!

 

WHAT MAKES WORKING AT WFC SO SPECIAL?

  • The staff are a group of smart, fun, collaborative people co-creating an atmosphere of caring for each other and excellence of service
  • The community is passionate, multicultural, intergenerational, and committed
  • The setting is uniquely beautiful – from Whitton Pond onsite to local White Mountain excursions. During time off, you are able to take advantage of daily hike and bike outings, a mile long pond with canoeing, swimming, and kayaking. 
  • You will have the opportunity to meet and network with social justice activists – folks who have been working to make the world a better place for decades.  From lectures and workshop offerings to providing orientation and support to guest presenters, staff are encouraged to take advantage of the many possible ways to engage.
  • Among other things, programs are connected to progressive political and social issues, creating skills for organizing, and strengthening resilience in difficult times. There is also a wide variety of recreational, body movement, arts and culture programs.
  • You will be working with 20 to 30 other people who come from a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences – the collage of individuals is one of the things that makes World Fellowship the wonderful atmosphere it is!

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • At least 18 years old (Limited roles are available for minors accompanied by an adult.) 
  • Able to work well individually and within a team dynamic, a self starter who can also support colleagues depending on the situation  
  • Understands the role as outlined in the job description (see individual position descriptions for details) and is committed to fulfilling said role to the best of one’s abilities
  • A sincere drive to support World Fellowship’s values and mission
  • Responsible, prompt, attentive, friendly, flexible, kind and compassionate 
  • Able to respond to stressful situations with patience and good humor

 

HOURS

  • 36 to 40-hour week with 1 day off per week 
  • Priority is given to those who can make a full 12-week commitment 
  • There is a weekly staff meeting that is required for all staff and volunteers

 

BENEFITS

  • Starting wage of $15/hr, plus free room and board. (Rates for returning staff and supervisory positions dependent on experience.)
  • Shared housing, including bathroom facilities.
  • Towels, linens, staff T-shirt, and on-site laundry provided.
  • The same excellent food served to guests. Vegetarian, gluten free, and vegan options available.
  • All facilities and program offerings are available for your participation. All staff will have the opportunity to support and participate in some programs as a part of the job responsibilities.
  • Share your talents at Fun Night, every Friday evening – our family-friendly in-house talent show!

 

TRANSPORTATION

  • WFC will assist with picking up staff from bus-stops, airports, etc., for initial arrival. 
  • Transportation to town (6-12 miles away) may be scheduled either with other staff members or using a company vehicle when it is not otherwise engaged. (Staff member will need to become a WFC approved driver.)
  • Other staff excursions may be planned and executed throughout the summer as time and resources permit. 

SEE JOB DESCRIPTIONS HERE!

 

HOW TO APPLY: Fill out this online application by Monday April 18.

Contracts will be offered by Monday May 16 and should be accepted by Monday May 23