Before submitting your application, be sure to read our Seasonal Staff Page, Frequently Asked Questions, and Department Descriptions pages so that you have a good understanding of life at Omega. If you have any doubts that you will be able to do the work assigned to you or that you may not be able to honor our boundaries, please reconsider applying.
The Omega Institute is committed to staff diversity; we encourage people of any age (18 or over), gender, national origin, race, sexual orientation, and spiritual belief to apply.
Just fill this out and submit it when you're done! Required fields are marked with an asterisk (*). We will be contacting applicants beginning in February.
FULL-TIME: (Full-time staff work 40 hours a week, receive a $50/week stipend, and are housed in a dorm room. They fill the key positions and therefore we need people who can stay for the full season. Depending on the position, full-time staff start in April and continue through October.
PART-TIME: (Part-time staff work 30 hours a week, do not receive a stipend, and bring a tent to camp. They fill the support roles which are essential for the campus to function. You may sign up for one, two, or all three part-time work periods, but preference is given to those who can stay for more than one work period.) If you work all 3 work periods, you receive a complimentary catalog workshop plus platform tent site.
If neither of these options are possible for you, we do have a limited number of short term (two week minimum), part-time only positions available. If you are interested in being considered for one of these openings, please check off your availability below.
Please note: The earliest arrival date is in April and the season ends in late October.
The staff work/study and community experience is deeply rooted in the concept of compassionate service. We would like you to supply a reference for both service and professional.
Service Reference: Please include a recommendation from and organization or an individual who you have helped through an act of service.
Professional Reference: Please provide a professional work reference from a current or previous employer.
By submitting this form, you are giving your consent for Omega to contact any work references supplied by you in this application. Your signature acknowledges the following as well: Omega's work exchange program is rigorous and designed for emotionally and physically healthy individuals. It is not a therapeutic program for individuals requiring on-going counseling or medical attention or who are in recent recovery. By signing below you acknowledge that you have represented yourself accurately and are at least 18 years of age. You understand that withholding information can lead to the termination of your employment at Omega.
We will begin contacting applicants in February. We will continue to hire Seasonal Staff through September. For questions or information, call 845.266.4444 ext 310 or email us at email@example.com.
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