Development Coordinator

The Development Coordinator assists with the successful facilitation of the school’s fundraising
effort to support its programs, services, and capital needs and to secure its longevity. The position will report directly to the Development Director. This is a full-time, exempt salary, and benefits eligible position. Hours include regular office hours Monday to Friday with occasional weekends and holidays.

Organization
John C. Campbell Folk School (“the Folk School”) was founded in Brasstown, North Carolina in 1925, as an experiment in progressive education. As of 2022, the Folk School offers over 850 week and weekend classes for adults each year in craft, music, and dance. The Folk School also hosts a full calendar of events, including an annual Fall Festival and weekly concerts and dances. Listed as a historic district on the National Register of Historic Places, the 270-acre campus includes fifteen studios, fourteen student houses, a dining hall, a community house for student gatherings and events, and a History Center. The Craft Shop, a fine craft gallery, showcases a diverse selection of traditional and contemporary Appalachian craft. John C. Campbell Folk School operates as
a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization with support from individuals, foundations, and other organizations.

Read more about this position and apply on our website.


Applications
Please submit the following materials below through the application process.

  1. An interest statement/cover letter that details your experience and interest in the position.
  2. Contact Information for three references. At least one reference must be a professional reference.

If for some reason you are unable to submit the online application, please mail your application to:

Human Resources
John C. Campbell Folk School
One Folk School Road
Brasstown, NC 28902

Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.