Wyck is looking for a Resident Caretaker.
As part of the staff, the Caretaker(s) provide oversight and security for the Wyck house and outdoor property during non-business hours and Saturday afternoons during tour season; provide indoor and cursory outdoor maintenance and cleaning; serve as host and guide for the visiting public; represent Wyck when in contact with members of the community/neighborhood; communicate household and grounds maintenance/community/security issues to the Executive Director; serve as the first responder for onsite emergencies occurring during non-business hours or when so designated in the absence of the Executive Director; may be designated by the Executive Director as a liaison with utility and maintenance providers.
In exchange for abatement of rent, Caretakers are required tosleep at Wyck every night; serve as host or guide during Wyck functions several times per year; provide visible presence on Saturdays from 11:45 AM-4:15 PM during the season that the house is open to the public.
Wyck is currently accepting applications for Volunteer Docent positions.
If you are interested in volunteering with Wyck in the house, the farm, or the gardens, please fill out this form or email us at info.wyck.org!
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