Dormitory Heads

Applications are now being accepted for the dormitory head position at Summer Arts 2022!

The Putney School Summer Arts dormitory heads are 21 yrs old or older, traditionally with studies in education and the arts and with experience in leadership, coaching, mentoring, etc.

The ideal candidate for the dormitory head position at Summer Arts is someone who is enthusiastic about community, is very responsible, and loves working with teens (specifically those aged 14-17). The dormitory head position at Summer Arts is, first and foremost, a dormitory and community based position – dorm heads are responsible for the health, safety, happiness, and well-being of the students in attendance at Summer Arts. This position is not a teaching position, though as mentors to talented students at a rigorous arts summer program, dorm heads have plenty of opportunities to think about, talk about, lead activities, and learn about community building.

How to Apply

Here is the link to the 2022 Dormitory Head Employment Application.

The full job description can be viewed/downloaded here

Thank you! We look forward to receiving your application.

Any Questions?

If you have any questions about the position or the application process, please ask them by emailing Director of Summer Programs Tom Howe at [email protected] and Associate Director of Summer Programs Dan Folgar at [email protected]

In-Person Program

Summer Arts is currently planning to host an in-person program, and we are closely monitoring the coronavirus pandemic and advice from official organizations such as the CDC and Department of Health. If adjustments need to be made to the program or the position, the Job Description will be updated accordingly, and applicants will be made aware.

Special Note: The Putney School Summer Arts will be requiring all staff and students to be fully vaccinated, in accordance with current CDC, Vermont Department of Health, and The Putney School guidelines. For more information about The Putney School’s evolving Covid-19 policies, please check our website regularly or contact Associate Director of Summer Program Dan Folgar at [email protected]