|Employment and Teaching Opportunities
We currently have the following staff positions available:
The Scheduling Assistant is responsible for supporting the class scheduling function of the Folk School by assisting the Program Manager in contracting instructors (printing, mailing, tracking, and filing contracts). Special projects may be assigned as time permits.
This person will also provide office coverage and special event support for the Program Operations team; some weekend shifts will be needed. This job will average 20 hours/week (some weeks more, some less).
We're looking for a team player with good customer-service skills, who is very organized, detail-oriented, and adept on PC computers (particularly database programs and Microsoft Word). Someone who considers themselves an "early bird" is preferred, for 8 a.m. office coverage one to two days per week.
Contact Karen Beaty, Program Manager, 828-837-2775, ext. 109 for more information -- or email email@example.com.
The Cook will work with the team to prepare dinner, dessert, and items for the following day; ensure that all menu items for the next day are stocked and ready; and assist with dining room set up, dishwashing, and end of night cleaning. The Cook will report to the evening Shift Leader and to the Chef. Shift hours are 2 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Must be able to work on his/her feet for at least 8 hours a day, lift up to 40 pounds, and be able to work weekends and holidays. He/She must have dependable transportation and a valid North Carolina driver’s license.
The school offers competitive wages, great benefits and a free meal per shift. To apply, stop by the main office at Keith House to pick up an application between 9 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., or between 1 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.
Craft Shop Part Time Sales Associate Position (25-29 hours per week)
The Craft Shop has an opening for a Part Time Sale Associate. We are looking for someone with excellent customer service skills who enjoys working with the public. Retail experience with POS preferred.
In addition to retail sales, other duties include unpacking incoming merchandise, barcoding, restocking, taking phone orders, maintaining supplies and storage areas, plus, light cleaning.
This position requires standing long hours and lifting up to 40 lbs. Must be able to work flexible hours and weekends. Come by the Craft Shop Mon.-Fri. from 8am-5pm to pick-up an employee application.
If you are passionate about your art or craft and love sharing that knowledge with others, we welcome you to apply to teach. Please mail the following (no email queries, please):
- A short description of the class you would like to offer. Give us an idea of the types of projects students would work on, techniques they would learn, preferred class length (week or weekend), etc.
- Your resume, preferably showing some teaching experience, even in an informal setting
- Photos of your work, if possible (snapshots are fine)
John C. Campbell Folk School
Attn: Scheduling Coordinator
One Folk School Road
Brasstown, NC 28902
Upon receipt, your information will be shared with the Resident Artist who oversees class scheduling for your subject area. Please note that we schedule classes 1 to 1-1/2 years in advance. Thank you for your interest!