spring 2019 - Sierra Foothills


Applications are now closed!


currently seeking

We are currently seeking creative professionals with the following skills & expertise to complete small creative projects:

  • UX Design & Strategy

  • Branding, Marketing & Communications

  • Content Strategy & Copywriting

  • Business Development & Strategy

  • Photography and/or Videography


  • Amble only accepts applications from individuals who are able to take this time off—whether having approval from employers or are self-employed.

  • Applicants must be able to take a full sabbatical away from their work and do not need to be available to work remotely (on professional, client work). This does not include personal projects—which is encouraged!

  • You must have 3+ years of professional experience.

  • Amble strongly encourages applications from individuals from diverse backgrounds, including racial, ethnic, and sexual/gender minorities who are often underrepresented in the outdoor and creative fields.

Selection process

  • Amble will review your application and portfolio in to ensure you are the right fit for available creative projects.

  • If applicants advance to the 2nd phase of reviewal, Amble will contact provided references.

  • Final applicants will be selected on the basis of strength of portfolio, and creative fit to the current needs of the community host.

  • We encourage you to apply again for future dates if you are not selected.

  • Amble will inform all applicants of the selection results by January 31st!

PRICING & Payment

We will collect half of the program fee once applicants are selected. The final payment will be made upon agreement of the scope of work with the community host. We are currently offering a special discounted rate to participate in the second pilot program of Amble. For more information on prices and lodging specific to each destination, visit Upcoming Sabbaticals.