Intern position – Start a School!

Seeking intern to help with startup activities

Are you looking for some good references and resume input? We are in need of some part-time help in getting this awesome high-school open next fall. Some of the invaluable things you can take away from this position for your resume include:

  • Ability to work independently
  • Curriculum development
  • Grants research/writing
  • Marketing including social media marketing
  • Website/content updating
  • General office duties
  • Meeting/event planning
  • Fundraising
  • Entrepreneurial (startup) experience
  • Podcasting/blogging
  • Basic understanding and use of tools required for the job: MS Office and/or Mac iWorks applications (Word processing, spreadsheets, presentations), Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator, Social media apps such as Facebook & Twitter,, iMovie (podcast editing)

Following are the specifics.

  • Hours: Approx. 20 per week
  • Location: 500 Baptist Lane, Chester, VA
  • Pay: This is a non-paying intern position with the potential to lead into a position with the school.
  • Responsibilities: Will increase as you show your readiness for the tasks and working independently. Some of the things we need help with include: grant searches and writing; developing/updating the website; help with social media and awareness for the school; reaching out to potential partners; helping to plan meetings and events leading up to the opening; helping to develop/write up curriculum; helping to develop our crowdsourcing campaign; podcast editing and posting, content writing, and more.
  • Requirements: Strong work ethic, desire to help us succeed in this endeavor so we can help teenagers who are struggling with school, access to a computer and tools (if you plan to do some of the work offisite), flexibility, adaptability, willingness to learn, open-minded, interest in most of the topics covered above, some computer experience.

Please fill out the application below:


Can a self-directed learning environment help your child?

Self Directed Learning: is it right for my child? ebook

Visit our farm site!

Join the Community!

Sign up for our newsletter!
We will only send one out when we
have something awesome to share!

Think we are on the right track with education and agriculture?
Help us keep it going!