YMCA of the Rockies - Snow Mountain Ranch Location:Snow Mountain Ranch, ColoradoWages/Pay:$250.00 / weekExperience:Some experience requiredStart Date:Job starts in 2 months (Aug 12, 2019)
Must apply online - Outdoor Education Instructors - Fall Season Application Dates - Mid August through Mid October 2019
POSITION SUMMARY : Facilitate adventure/outdoor-based programs including low/high elements challenge course, environmental education, climbing wall and day hike interpretations.
High school graduate or GED equivalence.
Minimum of one season of experience facilitating adventure and outdoor education programs.
Experience working with multiple populations ranging from school age to adults in an outdoor setting.
Knowledge of interpretive natural history of the Rocky Mountains.
Read and speak English.
Teach ecological concepts in an experiential setting.
Experience leading hikes up to eight miles in length.
Experience with low and high elements challenge courses including belay techniques.
Current first aid and adult/child CPR.
COMPENSATION: This is a seasonal, hourly (based on 40 hours/week) position paying $250/week with additional employee benefits including:
Room (shared room in our staff dormitory with free wifi and no bills!)
Board (3 buffet-style meals per day, 7 days per week)
Other employee perks and discounts, including: Access to the YMCA of the Rockies facilities, which include: an indoor pool, basketball gymnasium, fitness classes, hiking/biking/skiing trails, climbing wall, library, and craft shop Free Grand Passes for skiing, rock climbing, mountain biking, and golf (dependent on season and resort limited number available, first come first served basis) Free gear rentals for sports and outdoor activities Employee programming, including free or discounted staff trips, provided by the Human Resources Office
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