Twin Oaks is an intentional community in rural central Virginia, made up of around 90 adult members and 15 children. Since the community's beginning in 1967, our way of life has reflected our values of cooperation, sharing, nonviolence, equality, and ecology.
The intern will aid in the development of wholesale and retail marketing strategy for our hammocks business. The intern will assist in designing marketing strategies and campaigns, working with the marketing managers on increasing sales.
The intern will receive whatever on-the-job training is necessary for the work they will do. They will complete a 3-week orientation period after which the community will approve their internship so long as they have demonstrated an ability and willingness to live and work within the norms of the community.
The intern will learn how a community business operates. As Twin Oaks is an incomesharing intentional community, there are some limitations to the growth of production and investment in the hammocks business.