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The Wilds Staff

Weekend Volunteer Program

Become a Wilds staff member for a weekend! The Wilds is looking for people to work alongside our full-time staff to run a weekend camp. We would be delighted to have you as part of our team!

WHO can be a Weekend Volunteer?

Anyone (16 years of age or older) who is willing to help! Applying for a weekend position does not commit you to anything. After submitting your application, you will be contacted if there are opportunities to work the weekend you specified.

WHAT do Weekend Volunteers do?

Most of the positions are related to the area of food service:

  • cooking
  • dishwashing
  • waiting tables

Other opportunities on certain weekends include:

  • counseling*
  • working with children*
  • cleanup

*Positions may be filled by former summer staff only

How is TRANSPORTATION handled?

The Wilds will provide transportation to/from the Greenville area as necessary, generally in the form of carpooling.

How much TIME is involved?

Plan to be at camp no later than 6:30 p.m., unless prior arrangements have been made with The Wilds office.
2-day camps run through Saturday evening around 8:30
3-day camps run through Sunday afternoon around 2:30
Weekend Volunteers will receive several perks such as a t-shirt, The Snack and Cool Beans credit, and a voucher to use in our General Store.

Sign Up Now!

Special note to Bob Jones University Students:

We provide transportation to and from the campus. Departure is at 5:00 p.m. on Fridays, and you will return to campus either on Saturday night (around 10:15 p.m.) or Sunday afternoon (around 4:30 p.m.). Please contact our Bob Jones Student Weekend Coordinator here.