Full-time students who are attending the Vermont Woodworking School in Fairfax may apply for a limited number of VWS Assistantships. These hourly paid positions are awarded based on student need, the needs of the school, and the number of positions available.

VWS Assistants are required to be at the school for training, orientation and shop work two days prior the the first day of the semester. A VWS Assistant is required to follow all school rules including expectations around conduct on and off-site, and following safety practices in the shop. In addition to scheduled duties throughout the week, students are required to cover some nights and evenings in the shop as a safety monitor. If you are interested in applying for a VWS Assistant position, please fill out the form below. If the form below does not load, please go to:


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Physical Address: 148 Main Street, Fairfax, VT 05454

Mailing Address: 148 Main Street, Cambridge, VT 05444



Phone: (802) 849-2013

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