Adminstrative & Program Design

This team designs and guides the Village experience.  Administrative staff support and collaborate with the counselors & workshop instructors, maintain contact with parents, design all-Village events, arrange travel logistics and field trips, and more

Workshop Teaching

Workshop leaders create a safe, interactive learning environment for teens and young adults to learn and deeply engage in discussions around world issues (poverty, climate change, refugees, gender issues, etc.), develop communication skills


Cabin life serves as an important foundation to the Village experience by creating an accepting and secure environment.  Counseling staff also serve as “program specialist” teaching a wide array of activities in the afternoons (sports, arts, leadership)

Food Service

Our professional food service staff provide three meals each day to approximately 80 people, featuring teen-friendly vegetarian dishes

Health Care

One health care position is open for a licensed RN, LPN or a lay person. Duties vary according to the level of experience and license.

Facility & Program Support/Janitorial

GYV’s Facility Support person prepares, cleans, stocks and sets up general program areas, including daily cleaning in bathhouses.


GYV’s summer internships are full time, residential opportunities.  Only those who are able to attend our staff training and commit for the full program dates will be considered. Housing, meals and a small stipend is provided.