John C Campbell Folk School – Work Study Students


Farm/Organization Name: John C Campbell Folk School
Contact Name: John Clarke
Contact Email:
Location: Brasstown, NC 28902
Region: Mountains NC
Farm Description – Basic information about what is produced on your farm.: Production vegetable, herb, and flower gardens to supply the school’s Dining Hall and Cooking Studio
Number of Available Positions: 5 per 9 week session, 5 sessions per year
Job/Internship Description: Work Study Students work 6 weeks and take 3 weeks of classes during each nine week session. They work on the gardens and grounds at the Folk School’s 300 acre campus.
Job/Internship Start & End Dates:  Five 9-week sessions in 2018:

Session 1—Jan 7-Mar 10
Session 2—Mar 11-May 12
Session 3—May 13—July 14
Session 4—July 15-Sept 15
Session 5—Sept 16-No 17

Qualifications: At least 18 years old and able to do physically demanding outdoor work. Farm, garden, or landscaping experience helpful.
Salary/Compensation: room and board, class tuitions
Application Instructions: Application is posted online at under work-study and student host opportunities
Closing Date: two months before start of session
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