Join the Adventure as an Outdoor Instructor! Ready to immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of the Catskill Mountains? Frost Valley YMCA is seeking vibrant and passionate individuals to be a part of our dynamic team. Explore the great outdoors, inspire young minds, and make unforgettable memories at one of the most exciting outdoor education centers!
As an Outdoor Instructor, you’ll dive into thrilling outdoor experiences that ignite a love for learning and foster deeper connections. With our Environmental Education, Teambuilding, and Group and Family Retreats programs, you’ll lead guided hikes, ecological lessons, team building activities, adventure education, and even conquer exhilarating high and low ropes elements. Rain or shine, you’ll engage with students and guests of all ages, bringing the magic of nature to life.
We encourage candidates from all backgrounds, ethnicities, and language proficiencies to join our team. Frost Valley YMCA embraces diversity and aims to showcase our collective heritage in the natural world. Together, we’ll create an inclusive and empowering environment.
Frost Valley YMCA seeks to promote an awareness of the interrelatedness of the natural world through the usage of the natural sciences. We promote deeper connections for our students and guests with the outdoors, with each other, and with themselves.
Facilitate, plan and implement programs with small groups of students and guests in the areas of ecology, challenge course, group work, outdoor education/recreation, local culture/history, primarily based outdoors.
Prepare, develop, and maintain program spaces and resources for use by staff and participants.
Serve as host and point of contact for school and team building groups.
Participate in training and development opportunities.
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We are looking for passionate and knowledgeable staff to fill our team of Outdoor Instructors. Now accepting resumes and applications for:
Ready to embark on an adventure like no other? Submit your resume and application today, and become an integral part of our Outdoor Instructor team! Let’s create magical moments and inspire lifelong connections in the heart of the Catskills.