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Job Opportunities

When you work for Hidden Villa, you become a part of something BIG: a nonprofit with over 60 years of service delivery bringing diverse people together to learn and grow towards a sustainable, healthy, and just future for all. Founded in 1960, Hidden Villa empowers young people with the skills, experience, and tools to build solutions for climate change, food security, and inclusive society.

All voices are needed at Hidden Villa. We want our team to reflect the diversity of our community builders and participants. We seek employees from diverse backgrounds and life experiences to join our staff. Every new member of the Hidden Villa team is an opportunity for us to introduce fresh perspectives, talent, and skills into our workforce and communities. People who identify as Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC), People with Disabilities, and People from the LGBTQ+ communities are encouraged to apply for our open positions! Our vision, in part, is for a fair and equitable workplace, where diversity is celebrated and can truly flourish. We recognize we have a ways to go and a lot to learn.

If you want to be a part of the Hidden Villa family and don’t see a way to join us, email us at [email protected] to learn more about getting involved.

    Summer Camp Jobs

  • Backpacking Trip Leader

    The Backpacking Trip Leader is responsible for the successful preparation and completion of Hidden Villa’s backpacking programs, Watershed Wanderers and Bay to Sea. This position will work in a team of trip leaders to guide Middle and High School age youth with varying levels of backpacking experience, on trips over the summer while creating a fun and educational experience that supports Hidden Villa’s mission.
    Duration: June 3rd - August 3rd, 2024
  • Community Camp Counselor

    A position as a Community Camp Counselor puts your right in the middle of the fun at camp! Community camp is an overnight camp for 4th-7th graders where campers get the opportunity to care for animals, explore our wilderness area and be in a place where all are welcomed and affirmed in their individuality. This positive and inclusive environment is created by our counselor team!
    Duration: June 3rd - August 3rd, 2024
  • Day Camp Counselor

    Day Camp Counselors work collaboratively to implement play based programming and create a positive learning experience that supports the natural wonder of our campers. Our day camp counselors encourage children to participate in animal visits, arts and crafts, water play, games and making news friends. Apply to be a group leader for our youngest of adventurers!
    Duration: June 3rd - August 3rd, 2024
  • Farm and Wilderness Camp Counselor

    Counselors in the Farm and Wilderness program will lead fun and engaging programs for campers in 8th - 10th grade. The Farm and Wilderness program gives campers the opportunity to make great friendships as they backpack up to Black Mountain, harvest organic produce from the fields for farm to fork programs and do morning animal chores.
    Duration: June 3rd - August 3rd, 2024
  • Summer Camp Activities Specialist

    Hidden Villa Summer Camp is seeking Activity Specialists to oversee key specialty program areas including: Farm and Animals, Arts & Crafts and the Pool and Lifeguards.
    Duration: May 28th - August 3rd, 2024
  • Summer Camp LIT/CIT Leader

    Responsible for co-managing Hidden Villa’s Leaders in Training (LIT) and Counselors in Training (CIT) programs. This includes curriculum development and implementation. Responsible for supervision of all campers in each program.
    Duration: June 3rd - August 3rd, 2024
  • Summer Camp Nurse/Healthcare Manager

    The Healthcare Manager for camp supervises health and cleanliness standards, works directly with camp director and staff and will help provide adequate physical health conditions for all.
    Duration: May 28th - August 3rd, 2024
  • Summer Camp Program Coordinator

    Hidden Villa Farm and Wilderness Preserve is seeking an energetic, responsible team player for the position of Summer Camp Program Coordinator. If you like to be right in the mix of the activities that make camp so memorable then consider applying!
    Duration: May 28th - August 3rd, 2024
  • Summer Camp Program Unit Leader

    Hidden Villa Summer Camp is seeking Unit Leaders to oversee programs by supervising counselor staff and campers, serving on the camp leadership team. Grow your leadership skills and ensure our campers and counselors have an incredible experience this coming summer!
    Duration: May 28th - August 3rd, 2024