Executive Director

Snow Farm is seeking a creative, knowledgeable, and energetic Executive Director. The ideal candidate will appreciate Snow Farm’s history, recognize its current challenges, and embrace its strategic vision for the future.  A full description and application information is available here.

(posted 1/1/15;  applications will be accepted until the position is filled.)

Adminstrative Assistant (Temporary)

We are seeking a temporary, part-time Administrative Assistant for January 29 - March 6, 2015. 

The Administrative Assistant provides services essential to the mission of the organization and the day-to-day operation of Snow Farm. The ideal candidate is exceedingly well-organized, personable, friendly, detail-oriented, and proactive. He/she is experienced in handling a wide range of administrative and executive support, meets deadlines independently, has an ability to work well with a wide range of people, exercises good judgment, has excellent verbal and written communication skills, understands financial bookkeeping, maintains a professional and positive demeanor, is comfortable being flexible and multi-tasking, and thrives on supporting the Administrative Staff as needed. This role is challenging, and will provide a wide variety of experiences. The ideal candidate is someone eager to help, learn, and take on increasing responsibility. 

Job Description Overview

Provides support for, and back up to, office staff as directed by the Interim Executive Director. Areas of coverage include class registration support, incoming phone calls, data entry, and organization- and communication-related tasks for classes. A full job description will be made available during the interview process. 

This is a part-time 10-20 hour per week, temporary position. Pay is commensurate with experience. Applications accepted through January 26. Send resume and cover letter to: Karen@snowfarm-art.org

 

Post date 01/16/2015

Summer Instructors for High School Program

We are currently accepting instructor applications for Snow Farm Summer 2015, a residential studio craft program for high school students that offers small-group instruction in the following media:

  • Glassblowing
  • Flameworking
  • Ceramics
  • Woodworking
  • Textiles (Dyeing/Sewing)
  • Metalsmithing/Jewelry
  • Welding
  • Drawing/Color
  • Filmmaking and Video
  • Digital Photography

We are currently accepting applications for Head of Studio and Assistant Teacher in all studios. Click here to fill out an application.

NOTE:  In addition to responsibilities in the studio, all studio instructors participate in other recreational activities and assist with overall supervision of the students in the residential setting. 

Program dates, including staff orientation: June 25 – July 25, 2015

All positions are temporary and require living on our campus in Williamsburg, MA.


Snow Farm Summer Camp Nurse

May - July 2015

Snow Farm Summer is a month-long residential arts program for students ages 14-18.

We are currently taking applications for a camp nurse for summer 2015. The bulk of the work takes place during the month of July on our campus, but also includes working with staff 2-4 hours a week from May – June reviewing medical forms, communicating with parents and students, and preparing the campus for the summer.

Tasks include but are not limited to:

  • Ensure each staff member and camper has on file a health history, examination form, and food allergy action plan, as required.
  • Review camper medical forms before the start of camp.
  • Set up systems for health screening for arriving campers and staff.
  • Provide first aid for any injuries or illness during camp.
  • Contact parents regarding treatments that campers receive in the nurses' office.
  • Manage the storage and administration of all physician prescribed and over the counter medications at the camp.
  • Maintain the Medical and Medication Logs.
  • Make all necessary reports to DOH for mandated illnesses and injuries.
  • Treatment of illnesses and injuries in our health center
  • Being on call  and available by phone
  • Taking campers to the local doctor when necessary
  • Assembly of comprehensive first aid kits
  • Fill out all insurance claim forms for doctor's visits
  • Keep a daily log of treatments and illnesses

Requirements

  • Must be 21 or older.
  • Experience in pediatric and/or emergency nursing care is desirable.
  • Current RN or LPN certification in the state of Massachusetts.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

Click here to submit an application.

Workshop Instructors

Snow Farm welcomes workshop proposals from talented, creative artists throughout the year.  In order to be considered, please send a letter detailing your ideas, a resume, and a link to your online portfolio to karen@snowfarm-art.org.  Alternately, we can view images via Dropbox or a similar service.  Please do not send large images by email.  Thank you for your interest in Snow Farm: The New England Craft Program.