Employment Opportunities

House Construction Interpreter

School Tour Guides

Volunteers


House Construction Interpreter


The George Washington Foundation is currently seeking part-time guides for the construction phase at Ferry Farm to interact with visitors and explain the recreation of the Washington landscape. $7.25/hr.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Provide visitors with information about the construction techniques used in eighteenth-century buildings
  2. Interpret the landscape features of the Washington plantation
  3. Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  1. Experience in the fields of historic architecture, historic preservation, museum studies or other related fields
  2. Flexible, adapts easily to changing conditions
  3. Possess strong writing skills
  4. Have the ability to communicate verbally
  5. Be able to work independently
  6. Be able to walk and stand for extended periods
  7. Be able to work outdoors in a wide variety of weather conditions
  8. Be available to work weekends

Training provided. For information call (540) 370-0732. Email resumes and completed GWF employment application to withers@gwffoundation.org or Fax (540) 371-3398. EOE

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School Tour Guides

The George Washington Foundation is currently seeking part-time Guides for school tours and workshops at Historic Kenmore and Ferry Farm. $7.25/hr. Colonial or civil war history, natural environment, or education background preferred. Training provided. For information call (540) 370-0732, x24. Email resumes and completed GWF employment application to hayes@gwffoundation.org or Fax (540) 371-3398. EOE

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Volunteers

We are always looking for enthusiastic volunteers in all areas. Please check the volunteers page for additional information.

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