Snow Farm Summer Student Life Coordinator

Seeking an enthusiastic and creative staff member for Snow Farm Summer, an intensive residential arts program serving high school age students in Williamsburg, MA. The student life coordinator will work in collaboration with other staff to plan and facilitate full-campus and smaller-scale activities throughout the course of the program, coordinate field trips, supervise and transport students, and provide administrative assistance with the day-to-day functioning of the program.  Their work will complement the studio-based classes that form the core of the Snow Farm experience.

This position requires a high level of enthusiasm, self-direction, and energy, as well as a love for working with teenagers. Must be available June 25th – July 25th and have valid driver’s license. All faculty and staff live on campus for the duration of the program.

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Art Management and Marketing Intern - Summer

We are seeking a responsible, enthusiastic, and capable student in arts administration, business, or studio art to work directly and closely with the Director of Marketing and Communications.  Internship schedule can include working both on site and virtually.

Objectives

  • Interns will learn how a small arts education organization builds and maintains relationships with students, faculty, and related organizations. 
  • Interns will learn how to create digital and print promotional material and communications. 
  • Interns will learn how to run and evaluate multiple social media campaigns simultaneously. 
  • Interns will acquire a portfolio of e-marketing writing samples. 
  • Interns will participate in the strategic planning of programs and events.
  • Interns will contribute substantially to the organization’s mission and goals. 

Duties

  1. Produce and distribute e-newsletters in Constant Contact.  Develop content by researching, interviewing, and writing articles.  Evaluate analytics and suggest improvements. 
  2. Develop, enhance, and maintain social media activities on Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, and Instagram. Evaluate analytics and suggest improvements. 
  3. Provide general support of organizational objectives including developing the 2016 program schedule, producing the 2016 catalog, using advanced database features,  and providing customer service to students.
Qualifications:
  • Must have reliable transportation and be available to work at Snow Farm at least two times per week. 
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to complete projects. 
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Access to a computer with internet.
  • Pursuing a program of study in management, marketing, or art.
How To Apply:
 Please send resume and cover letter to Lisa Oram, Director of Marketing and Communications, lisa@snowfarm-art.org
Apply by:
April 15, 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

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.

We are currently accepting applications for the Woodworking (July 12 - 25), Welding (July 12 - 25), and Flameworking (June 28 - July 11) studios only.  

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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

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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.