Reporting to the Education Manager at Appleton Farms, the Youth and Schools Program Manager and Camp Director will support Appleton Farms’ mission in two capacities: 1) coordinating and leading youth programs including Appleton’s Field Study (Field Trips), After School, Home School, and Young Learner programs; and 2) overseeing all Appleton Farm Camps (summer youth and school vacation weeks) operations.
The Steward performs routine maintenance on these properties, caring for the fields, trails, gardens, structures, and other natural and cultural features. Day to day operations include mowing reservation entrances, cleaning facilities, trimming brush, maintaining walking trails, setting up for events, and engaging visitors. The position is based at Powisset Farm in Dover, MA with duties assigned at properties throughout the Charles River Valley.
The Trustees of Reservations is seeking an Down-Island Steward on Martha’s Vineyard to serve as a critical team leader, using their customer service experience to help ensure every aspect of the public’s visit to Long Point, The FARM Institute, Menemsha Hills and the Brickyard and the Vineyard Haven office is positive and enjoyable, using their stewardship experience to carefully manage the land and buildings and their business savvy to support revenue growth across the operation.
The Housekeeper plays an essential role on our Inn team. She/he is primarily responsible for the upkeep of a 10-room inn operating between April and February, and its cleanliness, laundry duties of bed linens and towels, and monitoring of guestroom and housekeeping supplies. The Housekeeper will follow all of our COVID 19 protocols to ensure the utmost confidence of Inn guests and will use products and techniques implemented by the Innkeepers that follow all CDC guidelines.
The Assistant Camp Director position at Appleton Farms is a seasonal role. The typical schedule for the full-time Assistant Camp Director is a 40 hour work week, Monday through Friday for the season. The camp season runs from June 14– August 27 with a week of mandatory training which will take place June 7 – June 11. The Assistant Camp Director is responsible for aiding the Camp Director in all essential administrative functions, as well as joining camper groups (ages 4-13)
This position is a part-time, seasonal, non-exempt opportunity suited to a skilled gardener with an energetic, positive personality and strong work ethic. The position is expected to begin in late March or early April and end in November. The Fine Gardener will be based at the Eleanor Cabot Bradley Estate in Canton, MA and reports to the Director of Horticulture.
The Trustees of Reservation is seeking Stewards to assist with the care of its properties on the South Shore. The South Shore properties that characterize the communities in which they reside are: World’s End and Weir River Farm in Hingham, MA; Whitney and Thayer Woods, Bancroft Bird Sanctuary, Turkey Hill in Hingham and Cohasset, MA; Norris Reservation in Norwell, MA; Two Mile Farm in Marshfield, MA; and Holmes Field in Plymouth, MA. Stewards perform routine maintenance on these properties
The Camp Educator is a seasonal role with a rate of pay of $12.75-$13.50 per hour depending on experience. The typical schedule for the full time Camp Educator is a 40-hour work week, 8:30am – 4:30pm Monday through Friday (8:30am-12:30pm if part-time) for the season, June 22 – August 28. Additionally, a week of training (4-5 hours per day) the week prior, June 15-June 19 is required. The Camp Educator is primarily responsible for the daily execution of the camp programs and activities.
The Camp Lead Educator is a seasonal role with a rate of pay of $14-$15 per hour depending on experience. The typical schedule for the full time Camp Lead Educator is a 40-hour work week, 8:30am – 4:30pm Monday through Friday for the season, June 22 – August 28. Additionally, a week of training the week prior, June 15-June 19 is required, as well as position-specific training prior to the all-staff training week, which will be scheduled according to availability in the week of June 8-12.