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Staff Positions:

Farm Camp Manager: Arcadia seeks a Farm Camp Manager for our summer Farm Camp Program. The Manager will be primarily responsible for managing the Farm Camp program and supervising a small team of Farm Camp Counselors during five, one-week sessions at our working farm on the grounds of Woodlawn, a National Trust Historic Site, in Alexandria, VA. 

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who is passionate about working with kids and who enjoys being outdoors in a farm setting. We are focused on our Farm Campers, and look for a strong background in working with children and staff in a camp setting. Camp counselor or camp management experience is preferred. Farming or gardening experience is preferred, but not required.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until May 19. Must be able to acquire your own transportation to Arcadia Farm. The Farm is not accessible by metro.

Please see the full position description HERE.

 

Farm Camp Counselors: Arcadia seeks Camp Counselors for the fifth season of Arcadia Farm Camp. Counselors will primarily be responsible for engaging an age-specific group of children in exciting hands-on activities during five one-week sessions at our working farm on the grounds of Woodlawn, a National Trust Historic Site, in Alexandria, VA.

We are looking for individuals who are passionate about working with kids and who enjoy being outdoors in a farm setting. We prefer that candidates have a background in working with children and staff in a camp setting. Farming or gardening experience is preferred, but not required.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until May 31. Must be able to acquire your own transportation to Arcadia Farm. The Farm is not accessible by metro.

Please see the full position description HERE.

 

Volunteer, Intern, and Training Positions:

Please see our Vounteer Opportunities page for other ways to get involved with Arcadia.

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