Job Openings

The John C. Campbell Folk School is looking to find folks with a background in craft, as well as prior experience, to fill several roles. Many of these positions are full-time or salary, benefits-eligible. Please visit the Folk School’s website,, to see updates on available openings, read job descriptions, and get information on how to apply.

  • Resident Artist in Weaving, Rugs, Thread Art, Lace & Beading
  • Studio Coordinator in Wood
  • Studio Manager
  • Community Programs Manager
  • Special Programs Manager

Arrowmont is seeking a dynamic, collaborative, and results-oriented individual to serve as Director of Operations, a full-time exempt position.

The Director of Operations is a central management position in the organization and reports to the Executive Director. Functioning as part of a senior management team made up of the Executive Director, Director of Operations, Director of Programs, Director of Finance, and Director of Institutional Advancement. The position is responsible for internal operations, budget management, strategic planning implementation and directly oversees housing, food services, buildings and grounds, studio utilities and facilities, group rentals and contracts, administrative, registration, logistical support, technology, artists supply store, library and capital projects, and shares responsibility with the Director of Finance for human resources and insurance. The Director of Operations works collaboratively with the management team to ensure effective day-to-day operations of the School. The Director of Operations supervises three professional employees, overseeing a staff of 14.

Review of Applications will begin immediately. Applications received by February 1, 2021 will receive full consideration. Position is open until filled.

To view Director of Operations responsibilities, qualifications and details to apply, visit