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As of 7/14/21
The Mountain is Hiring
Becoming Part of The Mountain Team, working together to make a difference in the world.
An opportunity . . .
To stand atop a granite cliff on the Highlands Plateau overlooking the majestic Blue Valley . . .
To breathe in the pure mist of clouds swirling amidst an ancient forest of elegant dwarf white oaks . . .
To feel a heightened sense of wonder replacing time . . .
The Mountain and the spectacular views alone invoke spirit.
So begins the work of The Mountain Retreat & Learning Center:
Energizing people for positive change
Maintaining a healthy environment.
Engaging interfaith, intercultural and intergenerational communities
Living simply and sustainably
Providing adventure in leadership, spirituality and education for youth and adults
Working for peace and justice
Promoting the inherent worth and interdependent web of all existence
- Applications for these positions are due by August 10th
Group acquisition and contracting
Ensure group leaders and program managers expectations are met or exceeded
Implements online registration for group events
Ensure that meeting spaces, including A-V equipment meet the group's expectations
Handles registration, makes housing arrangements, and prepares arrival materials for guests
Conducts group welcome and Mountain orientation for guests
Demonstrate an understanding of Unitarian Universalist core principles, and provide programs consistent with these values
Solicit or plan and coordinate implementation of programs
Coordinate work with off-site volunteers to extend programming
Please download and complete the above document.
Attach it to your email when you apply.
The Mountain Retreat & Learning Center is seeking part-time and full-time kitchen staff.
The Mountain is an inclusive retreat and summer camp in Highlands, NC. Kitchen staff prepare and serve three balanced meals a day as well as catering for guests using local, ethically sourced ingredients, including from our on-site farm, whenever possible. Must have food service experience, agree to our mission and values and have the ability to work variable, flexible hours including weekends and some holidays. On-site housing available if necessary.
To apply, email firstname.lastname@example.org with a resume, availability and contact details.
Facilities Assistant Job Overview
The Mountain Retreat & Learning Center is seeking help in Facilities.
If you have training and or experience in carpentry, electrical wiring, plumbing or trail and landscape work we have a place for you. Come work in an incredibly beautiful, mountaintop setting on a staff of hard working, committed individuals that are involved every day in efforts that make the world a better place.
For this position you should be able to do hard physical work for eight hours a day and lift at least 30 pounds of dead weight.
To apply, email email@example.com with a resume, availability and contact details.