Come join our team of outdoor enthusiasts who have a passionate love of learning and the outdoors!
An ECOS Institute Instructor plays the essential dual role of Naturalist and Counselor, guiding students through a science curriculum based in geology, wildlife biology, forest ecology and astronomy. Instructors also serve as primary support for a cabin of 10-15 campers to encourage their social growth and help them develop independence. In addition to our science curriculum, a typical day at ECOS includes hikes to beautiful vistas, team building activities, skits, dances, songs, and all other things “camp”!
If you are interested in a career in Camp or Outdoor Education, an instructor role at ECOS is the perfect place to start or grow.
ECOS appreciates candidates with diverse experiences and backgrounds. If you have the passion and drive, we can help you grow your skills and knowledge.
Start Date for Fall Season – Sept 12th
Fall Season Ends – December 15th
Full Year Ends – June 2nd
Currently Hiring for Fall Season and Full Year
Pay starts at $120 a day plus up to $2000 per year in bonuses!
To provide direction, guidance and monitor the activities and safety of students during their participation in a residential Outdoor Science Institute (OSI). Provide instruction regarding the natural sciences, through nature hikes, lessons and activities and performs related duties as assigned. This job requires evening shifts and staying overnight in cabins with students.
SUPERVISION RECEIVED AND EXERCISED
Instructors report directly to the program director or an assistant director when the program director is off-site. Lead Instructors provide guidance and direction to instructors. Instructors directly supervise students.
Ability to hike 5 miles at high elevation and stand for long periods. Ability to lift 25 pounds from ground level.
EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:
One year of experience working with children in an organized outdoor camp setting or supervising school age children; and completion of one year of study at a college or university.
LICENSES; CERTIFICATES; SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
Obtain valid CPR and First Aid certifications. Current TB Test and physical. Clear criminal history.
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