Greenway offers Fairfax students a wide array of jobs, paid internships, and volunteer opportunities through the Melrose Trading Post, Greenway Court Theatre and Greenway’s Institute for the Arts. To be considered for a position, Fairfax students must fill out an application; have at least a 2.5 GPA, a work permit and a letter of recommendation from a Fairfax teacher or school administrator. Positions are available year-round but most students are hired at the beginning of the school year.
FAIRFAX PROGRAMS SUPPORTED BY GREENWAY IN 2014-2015 SCHOOL YEAR
- Fairfax Baseball
- Music (Drum line and Orchestra)
- LACER afterschool program
- Debate Team
- Student Body Leadership
- Journalism (school newspaper)
- Ping Pong Club
- Students Run LA
- Girls Soccer
- Net Project
Other support from Melrose Trading Post
- Additional staffing for Fairfax High School
(Office Clerk, Custodial Staff, Campus Aides)
- Fairfax High Football Stadium
MTP and Greenway’s programs are fully staffed. Check back at the end of each semester to see if opportunities become available. Greenway Arts will make announcements with information on our orientation and open house events, where you can learn more about student opportunities.
EMAIL JSCOTT[@]GREENWAYARTS.ORG for more information.
VOLUNTEER GROUPS – HOW TO APPLY
For clarity’s sake, there are a few details we should note:
- This application is for student groups and clubs at Fairfax High School only.
- The following form should be filled out by the adult sponsor representing the student group or club.
- The sponsor on this application form is our point-of-contact for getting all required information to each student volunteer.
If you understand and agree to the information provided in the downloadable MTP Student Volunteer Guide, then you are ready to begin the application process. The form will not go through unless all questions with a red asterisk are answered.
STUDENT VOLUNTEER GROUP APPLICATION
Every Sunday is an opportunity for Fairfax clubs and organizations to volunteer, and later make a presentation for financial support for their groups. Once your application has been approved, a Greenway artist will help you plan for your workday at the Melrose Trading Post, and also help prepare your presentation.