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Outdoor Program Instructor

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Sierra Nevada Journeys


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March 15, 2021
February 28, 2021
$83-$100/day, plus addl. pay for certifications; plus off-site housing and meals while at camp

Full time, seasonal: March - Nov. 2021 $83-100/day plus addl. pay for certifications; includes off-site housing and meals while at camp.

We are hiring 10-to-15 Outdoor Program Instructors and one Challenge Course Manager for the 2021 season. Our Instructor roles are full-time, seasonal positions that

run from March to mid-November. The primary responsibility of an instructor is

delivering residential, one- to five- day outdoor science educational programs

primarily serving fifth and sixth grades from regional elementary and middle

schools. All of our lessons are hands-on science and collaborative problem

solving-based with a focus on critical thinking, exploration, and environmental

stewardship. Instructors are responsible for leading and educating a group of

12–15 students throughout their program, including facilitating large group

activities, leading meals and working evening programs. All lessons are

written according to Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and we train our

staff using University of California at Berkeley’s BEETLES (Better Environmental Education, Teaching, Learning &

Expertise Sharing) teaching techniques and pedagogy. We are looking for

Instructors that have experience teaching youth of color from communities of

low income at our Grizzly Creek Ranch camp.

See complete job description and how to apply at https://www.sierranevadajourneys.org/jobs

Full time, seasonal: March - Nov. 2021 $83-100/day plus addl. pay for certifications; includes off-site housing and meals while at camp.

We are hiring 10-to-15 Outdoor Program Instructors and one Challenge Course Manager for the 2021 season. Our…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Other Education Requirement

Benefits

·        Compensation Package $83 - $100 per day (depends on experience) plus off-site staff housing and meals while at camp (equivalent to $113 to $130 per/day)

·        3 days paid time off per year and 3 sick days per year (9-month seasonal position)

·        Employees will earn $1 per day extra for each certification; for example, if you have four of the five certifications, you’ll earn $4 more per day:

o  Experience working with students from communities of color

o  Fluency in Spanish or another second language; some of the students we serve are Spanish speaking and English Language Learners 

o  Waterfront Lifeguard/Pool Lifeguard

o  Teaching Certification

o  Wilderness First Aid/Wilderness First Responder Certification

·        Compensation Package $83 - $100 per day (depends on experience) plus off-site staff housing and meals while at camp (equivalent to $113 to $130 per/day)

·        3 days paid time off per year and 3 sick…

Location

5900 Grizzly Road, Portola, CA 96122

How to Apply

Please visit our website for detailed job description and how to apply. https://www.sierranevadajourneys.org/jobs

Please visit our website for detailed job description and how to apply. https://www.sierranevadajourneys.org/jobs

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