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Council Careers

Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont is an equal opportunity employer committed to affirmative action. We offer diverse career paths in many fields, including customer service, finance, technology, outdoor program and more. In addition to full-time paid employment opportunities there are also paid opportunities for part-time persons. We also frequently have opportunities for clerical volunteers, community service volunteers and internships in a variety of areas.

Working With Us

Envision yourself engaged in meaningful work in a collaborative environment with open communication and mutual respect, where your ideas are valued and appreciated. Imagine yourself working to your full potential, making a positive contribution to a girl’s life. At Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont that is precisely what we offer our employees. Girl Scouts is committed to building a better future by facing the opportunities and challenges of today with innovation and determination. We take responsibility for our employees and their work environment.

Our Team

Success requires talented professionals who can excel in their roles, enjoy their work and build successful careers. At Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont, we believe the right team of individuals enriches the work environment. Our employees are forward-thinking and highly motivated, and take an innovative approach to both opportunities and challenges. They are highly skilled in their fields, enthusiastic about their work and produce exceptional results. We seek professionals committed to producing excellent work by meeting the highest standards of quality.

Diversity

We strongly value our differences in race, gender, age, religion, perspective and experience. We know how diversity enhances the way we do business, brings fresh ideas to our organization and facilitates creative approaches to problem-solving. Diversity is a key aspect of the Girl Scout work culture and a source of pride for our employees. Given our culturally diverse society, we are committed to hiring professionals from a wide range of backgrounds.

Career Opportunities

Join our team of dedicated professionals and make a difference in girls’ lives! To apply for a position posted below, please e-mail a cover letter and resume with salary requirements in PDF format. Please note the title of the job for which you are interested in applying in the subject line of the e-mail.

We are only accepting resumes for the following positions:

IT Manager

Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont has an immediate opening for an Information Technology (IT) Manager in either our Gastonia or Hickory Service Center.

This position reports to the VP of Operations and provides comprehensive management for all Information Technology services in established council service centers, satellite locations, mobile shops and camps. The IT Manager will work to develop excellent customer service, consistent operating procedures and appropriate planning, support and asset management to ensure an excellent technology experience for internal and external customers and will assist with adequate planning, development and monitoring of adequate security controls, procedures and training to protect the systems and data of GSCP2P.

Our IT Manager will be a goal-oriented team player with a positive attitude and a strong work ethic. Minimum of an associate’s degree in information technology, office administration or related field or an equivalent combination of education and directly related experience.  Two or more years of IT management and end-user support required. Demonstrated ability to quickly learn new software applications and to teach and support others in use of the same. Excellent oral and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills and ability to manage multiple tasks.

The hiring rage is high 20s to mid 30s. For a full job description, please click here. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to careers@girlscoutsp2p.org as soon as possible.

CES Manager

Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont has an immediate opening for a Council Enterprise System (CES) Database Manager in either our Gastonia or Hickory Service Center.

This position reports to the CFO/VP of Finance, will be responsible for ensuring data integrity in the Council Enterprise System pertaining to membership registrations, program and training registration and other modules as added and providing supervision of registrars/CES Specialists to ensure timely and accurate processing. The CES Manager will also oversee the creation and production of data reports from the CES system.

Our CES Manager will be a goal-oriented team player with a positive attitude and a strong work ethic. Minimum of an associate’s degree in information technology or related field or an equivalent combination of education and directly related experience.  Two or more years of data entry experience with increasing responsibility in data management and supervision of staff. Demonstrated ability to quickly learn new software/data management applications and to teach and train others in use of the same. Excellent oral and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills and ability to manage multiple tasks.

The hiring range is high 20s to mid 30s. For a full job description, please click here. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to careers@girlscoutsp2p.org as soon as possible.

Development Manager

Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont has an immediate opening for a Development Manager based in our Triad Service Center.

This position reports to the VP of Resource Development and will manage the implementation of the council’s annual fund development plan in coordination with the strategic plan and development team, including development of public support through the council’s annual giving campaign and alumnae program; coordination/implementation of special events and cultivation and management donor development program and patron management services.

Our development manager will be a goal-oriented team player with a positive attitude and a strong work ethic. The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in a related field or an equivalent combination of education and directly related fund raising, sales or marketing experience.  Demonstrated experience in community relationship building and increasingly responsible experience in non-profit fund development and proven success in achievement of campaign goals are also required.  CFRE Certification or working toward achievement of CFRE is highly desirable in a successful candidate.

Proficiency in Windows-based computer operations, including MS Office. Ability to quickly learn and utilize new software applications and ability to use specialized fund development software (Raiser’s Edge) are required.  Excellent oral and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills and ability to manage multiple tasks, along with  public speaking, networking and organization skills are also essential for a successful candidate.

The hiring range is low to mid 30s.  For a full job description, please click here. Interested candidates should submit their resume and cover letter to careers@girlscoutsp2p.org as soon as possible.

Part-Time Team Services Representative

Girl Scouts Carolina Peaks to Piedmont has a current opening for a Part-Time Team Services Representative in our Triad Girl Scout Shop.

The team services representative will greet and assist telephone and in-person visitors and Girl Scout Shop customers, process incoming and outgoing mail, provide data entry, receipting, financial deposits and provide general retail duties including stocking, inventory and order fulfillment.  This position is scheduled for 20 hours per week, Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m.- 1 p.m.  Willingness and ability to work occasional hours outside of the regular schedule, including some evenings and weekends, and ability to travel to locations throughout the council jurisdiction is required.

Qualifications include an associate’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience and three years demonstrated experience in a retail  customer service position.  Excellent verbal and written communications skills, attention to detail, proficiency with MS Office applications, data entry skills, an acceptable driving history/criminal background check and a willingness to join Girl Scouting and model behavior consistent with the Girl Scout Mission, Promise and Law are also required.  Experience with the Girl Scouting is highly desirable.

Please click here for a full job description. The hiring salary is $10 per hour. Interested  candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to careers@girlscoutsp2p.org as soon as possible.

Part-Time Team Services Representative

Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont has an opening for a Part-Time Team Services Representative in our Gastonia Service Center, available in April 2015.

The team services representative will greet and assist telephone and in-person visitors and Girl Scout shop customers, process incoming and outgoing mail, provide data entry, receipting, financial deposits and provide general retail duties including stocking, inventory and order fulfillment.  This position is scheduled for 20 hours per week, Monday through Thursday.  The specific hours to be regularly scheduled are flexible and can either be a morning or afternoon shift. Willingness and ability to work occasional hours outside of the regular schedule, including some evenings and weekends, and ability to travel to locations throughout the council jurisdiction is required.

Qualifications include an associate’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience and three years demonstrated experience in a retail  customer service position.  Excellent verbal and written communications skills, attention to detail, proficiency with MS Office applications, data entry skills, an acceptable driving history/criminal background check and a willingness to join Girl Scouting and model behavior consistent with the Girl Scout Mission, Promise and Law are also required.  Experience with the Girl Scouting is highly desirable.

Please click here for a full job description. The hiring salary is $10 per hour. Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to careers@girlscoutsp2p.org as soon as possible.

Part-Time Program Managers- Outreach and Grant-Funded Initiatives

Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont has an immediate opening for two (2)  Part Time Program Managers – Outreach and Grant Funded Initiatives,  one based in our Asheville Service Center, serving the western region and one based in our Triad Service Center, serving Davidson and Randolph counties.

The Program Manager will be accountable for design and delivery of targeted programs to develop, retain and increase membership throughout the assigned jurisdiction. S/he will work closely with community partners to deliver the Girl Scout Leadership Experience in diverse settings using multiple program delivery methods and may recruit and supervise both paid and volunteer service delivery personnel.

Our Program Manager will be a results-oriented, creative thinking problem solver and a great team player.  The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in a recreation, education or a related field or an equivalent combination of education and directly related experience.  The position requires a minimum of two years experience in a youth program development/delivery with demonstrated competency in community development, planning and problem solving/conflict management.  A strong working knowledge of Girl Scout program, standards, mission and systems is highly desirable.

Computer literacy, excellent oral and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks are required. Public speaking, networking and organization skills are also essential for a successful candidate. Our preferred candidate will reside in and have established community contacts within the communities they serve.

The Program Manager will work a varied schedule, which may include  days, evenings and weekends.  The numbers of hours may vary, but will average 20 hours per week. Please click here for a full job description, including qualifications.

Interested candidates should submit their resume and cover letter, with salary requirements, to careers@girlscoutsp2p.org as soon as possible.

Part-Time Teams Services Representative

Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont has a current opening for a Part-Time Team Services Representative in our Hickory Service Center.

The team services representative will greet and assist telephone and in-person visitors, process incoming and outgoing mail, provide data entry, receipting, financial deposits, assist members/customers in our retail store and provide general service duties. The part-time TSR will also provide support to the CEO including correspondence, scheduling, filing and assistance with board of directors’ communication.  This position is for 26 hours per week, Monday through Thursday. The specific hours to be regularly scheduled are flexible and can either be a morning or afternoon shift. Willingness and ability to work occasional hours outside of the regular schedule, and ability to travel to locations throughout the council jurisdiction is required.

Qualifications include an associate’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience and three years demonstrated experience in a customer service position.  Excellent verbal and written communications skills, attention to detail, proficiency with MS Office applications, data entry skills, an acceptable driving history/criminal background check and a willingness to join Girl Scouting and model behavior consistent with the Girl Scout Mission, Promise and Law are also required.  Experience with the Girl Scouting is highly desirable!

Click here for a full position description. The hiring salary is $10 an hour. Interested candidates should submit their resume and cover letter to careers@girlscoutsp2p.org as soon as possible.

Program Specialist/Assistant Camp Director

Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont is seeking a qualified Program Specialist/Assistant Camp Director for Keyauwee Program Center in Sophia, NC. The program specialist will be joining a fun, friendly, energetic and hard working team who always keeps campers as the number one priority. Primary responsibilities include the management and hosting of troop camping; recruiting and supervising seasonal staff; communicating with client troops, families, volunteers and members; and camper recruitment and retention. The program specialist will also plan and implement programs, supervise summer activities and provide activity facilitation, which may include the climbing wall, life guarding, and The Alpine Tower, among others. Some basic maintenance duties including cleaning and organizing sites, assistance at the equestrian barn and weed eating/mowing are also duties of this position.

Our new team member will have a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field and at least two years of experience in a youth development setting, including staff supervision. A team player that is honest, has a strong work ethic, is solution oriented and possesses a positive attitude. Ability to work with a variety of people, valuing differences and pluralism.  Belief in the purpose, values and mission of GSUSA and GSCP2P and a willingness to join and/or maintain membership in GSUSA.  Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving history and criminal background check required.  Ability to work in an outdoor camp setting with regular exposure to heat, humidity, cold and rainy weather.  Year-round, full-time position with benefits.  Onsite housing is provided and required. Hiring range is mid- 20s.

For a full job description, please click here. Interested candidates should send in a cover letter and resume, including salary requirements, to careers@girlscoutsp2p.org.

Property Manager- Keyauwee Program Center

Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont is seeking a qualified Property Manager for Keyauwee Program Center, in Sophia, NC. The Property Manager  will ensure the efficient and safe operation of the facilities and property of Keyauwee Program Center.  The incumbent practices preventative risk management, maintains the property and equipment, manages property development and natural areas, maintains outdoor and indoor program facilities and performs or supervises all activities related to site maintenance as needed. The Property  Manager must have exemplary customer service skills and be naturally customer focused.

Qualifications: 5+ years experience with plant/facility management including supervision of staff and contract/subcontractors,  ability to plan and organize and computer skills a must. Very desired would be a current certification/ license in a trade,  i.e., plumbing, electrical, building. Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving history & criminal background check required.  A team player that is honest, has a strong work ethic, is solution oriented and possess a positive attitude. Ability to work with a variety of people and sensitivity to pluralism issues. Belief in the purpose, values and mission of GSUSA and GSCP2P. Ability to work in the outdoors, which includes regular exposure to heat and humidity, cold and rain.   Hiring range is low to mid 30s.  Onsite housing at Keyauwee is required.

A full job description can be found here. Applicants should submit a resume with cover letter, including salary requirements, to careers@girlscoutsp2p.org as soon as possible.

Temporary Program Providers

Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont is currently searching for temporary (seasonal) part-time program providers in Asheville, Catawba County, Gastonia, Greensboro, Winston-Salem and High Point. Program providers are responsible for providing and implementing Girl Scout program for identified, underserved girl populations in the council. The Girl Scout program will include regular meetings following the Girl Scout Leadership Experience, academic tutoring, summer camp experiences and cookie program participation. Multiple positions are available for each location, with hours varying from 5-15 per week. Position duration can be from six weeks up to eight months.

Major Accountabilities include:

  • Plan and implement assigned programs utilizing the Girl Scout Leadership Experience
  • Implement, monitor and report outcome measurements for all programs and administer pre- and post-surveys
  • Keep accurate records and complete required reports in a timely manner
  • Ensure all activities follow GSCP2P and GSUSA policies and standards
  • Maintain regular communication with parents/guardians
  • Attend council-sponsored meetings, trainings and events, as deemed appropriate by outreach staff
  • Maintain effective group/meeting management including conflict resolution

To apply for this temporary (seasonal) part-time position, please complete this application*. Selected candidates will be contacted for interviews.

*Please note this application is only for the seasonal program provider position.

We appreciate your interest in employment with the Girl Scouts. All applicants who have submitted resumes will be considered; however, only the best-qualified candidates will be interviewed.