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Program Assistant

Company: Cispus Learning Center

Program Assistant
Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Are you passionate about the great outdoors and eager to make a positive impact on the lives of others? We are seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic individual to join our team as an Outdoor School Program Assistant. This is a unique opportunity to be part of an exciting educational initiative that promotes experiential learning in a natural setting.

Responsibilities: Assist in Program Coordination: Support the planning, organization, and execution of outdoor education programs, ensuring a safe and engaging learning environment for participants.

Facilitate Outdoor Activities: Lead and assist in a variety of outdoor activities such as hiking, camping, team-building exercises, and environmental education programs.

Supervise Participants: Provide guidance and supervision to program participants, fostering a positive and inclusive atmosphere.

Maintain Equipment and Facilities: Ensure all outdoor equipment is in good condition, perform routine checks, and assist with the maintenance of outdoor facilities.

Safety Compliance: Adhere to safety protocols and emergency procedures, promoting a culture of safety among participants and staff.

Educational Support: Assist in delivering educational content related to outdoor activities and essential education outdoors, enhancing participants’ knowledge and appreciation for nature.

Administrative Tasks: Complete necessary paperwork, maintain accurate records, and assist in administrative tasks related to program logistics.

Qualifications: Enthusiasm for outdoor education and a genuine interest in fostering a love for nature.

Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

Previous experience working with youth or in an outdoor education setting is a plus.

Basic knowledge of outdoor activities and safety procedures.

Ability to work collaboratively in a team and independently when necessary.

Flexibility to work weekends and evenings as required by program schedules.

First Aid and CPR certification preferred.

Reliable transportation needed

Competitive hourly wage of $20.

Free housing is provided.

Opportunities for professional development in outdoor education.

A supportive and collaborative work environment.

The chance to make a positive impact on the lives of program participants.

We encourage you to apply if you are passionate about outdoor education, have a positive attitude, and enjoy working in a dynamic and natural setting. Join us in creating unforgettable experiences and fostering a lifelong appreciation for the outdoors through essential outdoor education!

Availability:  The season starts on February 1st 2024

How to Apply

Interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter, and three references to [email protected]. Please include "Outdoor School Program Assistant Application" in the subject line. Applications will be accepted until January 15th, 2024.
Contact Person: Moses S Jouwsma
Contact Phone: 3604977131
Posted on: November 30, 2023
Location: Randle Wa
Job Type: Full Time
Job Starting Date:
February 1, 2024
Application Closing Date:
April 23, 2024
Job Salary Range:
$20
Years of Experience: 1 – 2 years
Preferred/Required Degree Level: High School/GED
Job Category(ies): Experiential Education