Current volunteer opportunities and job openings at Dance New England

Paid Positions

Space Chores Coordinator

The person in this role oversees the orderliness, cleanliness, and physical and energetic function of specified common spaces used by Dance Campers for the duration of set up, Camp, and take down. Space Chores Coordinator also delegates and supervises volunteers to create & maintain clean and orderly programming spaces and common spaces.This position involves some work prior to Camp, work at setup, approximately six hours per day at Camp, and takedown at the end of Camp.

Supervised by: Head of Chores
Supervisor to: Space Chores Volunteers

Compensation: Free working camp and $250 stipend

View full job description here.

To apply:

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Volunteer Positions

Kitchen Committee Head & Members

Committee head oversees, supports, and collaborates with the Head Chef and Dining Hall Manager and assistants, as well as leads team on soliciting food donations for Camp. Committee members recruit and hire staff, plan and create systems, and help set up at Camp. Volunteer compensation: up to 5 days of free Camp split between committee members.

View full job description for Kitchen Committee Head here.

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Chores Committee

The Chores Committee is looking for a few new members! Responsibilities include setting up chore registration tables, registering campers for chores, and ensuring campers show up for their shifts. Ideal candidates are good with people (you get to meet everyone who comes to Camp!), familiar with computers and databases, ready to learn new skills and work hard at times, and interested in participating in a vital function at Camp. Potential to become a co-chair with authority over the entire chores system.

Volunteer; chores coordinators are eligible to be compensated with some days of Camp.

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Fee for Service Coordinator

Recruit and share guidelines with service providers at Camp; collect tithe; set up and break down space; serve as point person for questions.

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Board Members

Joining the Board is a great way to get involved at a deeper level for those with experience in leadership at DNE. Our working board applies their expertise, insight, and vision to strengthen DNE’s future. The Board meets throughout the year, and each Board member is compensated with free (working) Camp.

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HR Committee Head & Members

Work with DNE’s Human Resources Committee to hire staff, perform reviews, etc. Involves leading monthly HR meetings and preparing agenda (minutes are taken by HR Admin Assistant). Experience with hiring and other HR processes preferred.

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Evening Activities Coordinator & Committee Members

This coordinator creates the schedule of evening events in collaboration with the Managing Coordinator and various committee heads. The coordinator also acts as liaison between committees and provides active support to committee heads at Camp. Committee members will assist with reviewing and scheduling “Community Offering” proposals. 

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Teen Committee Head

Oversee the Teen Program, and support the Teen Program Coordinators in their roles and evaluate their performances. Liaise between Teen Program and parents and make sure there is coordination between the Teen & YPP coordinators. Must work well collaboratively and have knowledge of and/or investment in Teen Program.

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