Program SpecialistsAt Eden Village West

Posted Feb 17, 2021 Job Length Summer

Description

Eden Village West is hiring Program Specialists for Summer 2021! This is a residential position starting on June 9th and ending August 4th. Part of the program team at Eden Village West, the Program Specialists design and deliver amazing programs infused with earth-based Jewish inspiration.

Please Note: Program specialists are hired for one of the following program focus areas – Farm, Forest, Culinary Arts, Herbalism, Woodworking, Art, and Music. While the core responsibilities are the same they are delivered in distinct program areas.

About Eden Village West

Eden Village West is an organic farm-to-table residential Jewish camp in Sonoma County, California with a 6-week overnight summer program as well as other farm programming throughout the spring and fall. Our 3rd-11th grade campers enjoy farming, wilderness and homesteading skills, culinary arts, music and sports as they become empowered to promote a more environmentally sustainable, socially just, and spiritually connected world for all.

Responsibilities

The Program Specialist is responsible for:

Participating in pre-camp video planning calls
Creating and implementing awesome programming for one of the following program areas at camp: Forest, Farm, Culinary Arts, Herbalism, Woodworking, Art, Music
Facilitating an option for Modeh Ani, our morning gratitude practice, on a rotating basis
Attending a regular program specialist meeting during the summer
Sourcing materials needed for program execution and maintaining inventory throughout the season
Eden Village West has a very small staff. This position requires flexibility and a willingness to occasionally take on responsibilities outside the Program Specialist’s immediate job description

Requirements

Live in residence at camp in Healdsburg, California during staff training, summer camp, and post camp wrap-up (June 9th – August 4th)
Excellent organization and communication skills
Be enthusiastic, excited to try new things, generous, willing to be silly, flexible, creative, caring, and able to maintain a positive team attitude throughout a full work day
Have experience delivering high quality programming to youth ages 8-16
Excited about working with campers to foster a connection to nature and spirit

How to Apply

Visit www.edenvillagewest.org/staff to learn more and apply. Questions? Reach out to hiring@edenvillagewest.org or call our office at 510.560.5610 anytime.

Contact Information

Camp Name

Eden Village West

Job Title

Program Specialists

Camp Address

6176 McBryde Avenue, Richmond, CA, 94805, United States