Join the Groundwork Team!

Summer Positions:

Green Team Youth Leader Positions (6) (Full-time, Seasonal)

Groundwork Lawrence (GWL) is seeking individuals with experience in youth development to be responsible for the daily management and supervision of our Green Team Summer 2018 program crews.  The Green Team Summer program is a 7-week part-time job and leadership opportunity for 30 high school students in Lawrence to be an integral part of urban agriculture, environmentalism, stewardship, and community engagement initiatives. Two Team Leaders are paired with a group of ten Green Team members on either So Fresh or one of two So Green crews.

See the full job description here

To Apply: Please submit a resume and cover letter expressing your interest in this position by March 16, 2017 at 11:59pm to: Human Resources, Groundwork Lawrence, 50 Island St, Entrance B, Suite 101, Lawrence MA 01840 hr @ groundworklawrence.org

Urban Adventures Summer Lead Counselor (Part-time, Seasonal)

Groundwork Lawrence (GWL) is seeking to hire a responsible, intelligent, creative adult, 22 years or older with a passion for working with Lawrence youth in the indoors and outdoors, as a Lead Counselor for the 2018 season.  The Lead Counselor must be currently working in the Lawrence Public School System and will provide service learning and urban agriculture/nutrition education instruction, guidance, and supervision of youth in accordance with programmatic goals and health and safety regulations as mandated by partner organizations and the state. There will also be a mandatory training period and some curriculum development prior to the beginning of programming as well as development and presentation of evaluative outcomes after the programming has concluded. This is a seasonal paid position with 25-32 hrs/wk.

See the full job description here.

To Apply: Please submit a resume and cover letter expressing your interest in this position by March 30, 2017 at 11:59pm to: Human Resources, Groundwork Lawrence, 50 Island St, Entrance B, Suite 101, Lawrence MA 01840 hr @ groundworklawrence.org

Urban Adventures Summer Program Counselor Position (Part-time, Seasonal)

Groundwork Lawrence (GWL) is seeking a responsible, intelligent, creative young adult age 18-26 years old  with a passion for working with Lawrence youth in the indoors and outdoors, to hire as a Counselor for the 2018 season.  The Counselor will provide service learning and urban agriculture/nutrition education instruction, guidance, and supervision of youth in accordance with programmatic goals and health and safety regulations as mandated by partner organizations and the state. There will also be a mandatory training period and some curriculum development prior to the summer season. This is a seasonal paid position with 18-23 hr/wk. 

See the full job description here.

To Apply: Please submit a resume and cover letter expressing your interest in this position by March 30, 2017 at 11:59pm to: Human Resources, Groundwork Lawrence, 50 Island St, Entrance B, Suite 101, Lawrence MA 01840 hr @ groundworklawrence.org


Summer Youth Positions:

Green Team Member Summer Positions (30) (Part-time, Seasonal)

GWL is seeking high school aged young adults from Lawrence, MA to help lead and learn about local environmental and public health issues, conduct research, raise awareness, increase access to fresh food, and participate in hands-on improvement projects throughout the City of Lawrence. The Green Team Summer Program is a 7-week part-time job opportunity for 30 high school students from Lawrence to join one of three crews: So Fresh or one of two So Green crews.

See full job description and application here. 

To apply, submit a completed application form (included in the job description) with 3 references by:

  • Mail or dropped off in person at: 50 Island St., Entrance B, Suite 101,  Lawrence MA 01840
  • Email (scanned with signatures) to hr @ groundworklawrence.org, with applicant's name clearly stated
  • Faxed to 978.655.1337

Applications must be submitted by 5:00pm on March 16, 2018.

Urban Adventures Summer Program Junior Counselor Position

Groundwork Lawrence (GWL) is seeking a responsible, intelligent, creative adult, 16-21 years or older  with a passion for working with Lawrence youth in the indoors and outdoors, to hire as a junior Counselor for the 2018 season.  The Junior Counselor will provide service learning and urban agriculture/nutrition education instruction, guidance, and supervision of youth in accordance with programmatic goals and health and safety regulations as mandated by partner organizations and the state. There will also be a mandatory training period and some curriculum development prior to the summer season. This is a seasonal paid position with 18-23 hrs/wk.

See the full job description here.

To Apply: Please submit a resume and cover letter expressing your interest in this position by March 30, 2017 at 11:59pm to: Human Resources, Groundwork Lawrence, 50 Island St, Entrance B, Suite 101, Lawrence MA 01840 hr @ groundworklawrence.org