We are accepting applications for


We are currently seeking intern instructors at our youth programs. Learn more and apply here.

We occasionally accept other requests for internships.  If you have an interest in learning nature-based mentoring & non-profit management, please contact us.


We have the ability to host volunteers at our Brattleboro office (on the Winton Prouty Campus). If you would like to learn more about running a small community-based nonprofit, we can set up short or long term volunteer experiences.

Our field staff occasionally accepts short-term volunteers in our youth programs.  If you have an interest in learning nature-based mentoring through service, please contact us.

Current Volunteer Opportunity – Join the VWS Board of Directors


Would you like to participate in the growth and learning processes at the heart of the Vermont Wilderness School?

The Board of Directors is where essential processes and responsibilities are held.  It’s the body that ensures VWS continues to meet our vision and that we will be here for many years to come.

Read more about what a board member does. Applications are open now, and the deadline is August 31, 2021.