Stevenson School is a PK-12 co-educational, college-preparatory, boarding and day school with two campuses in Central Coast California. The Upper Division campus (Grades 9-12) is located in Pebble Beach. The Lower/Middle Campus (Grades PK-8) is in Carmel-by-the-Sea.
The core values of the community are safety, trust, respect, belonging, and inclusion. We seek candidates who demonstrate a commitment to equity and inclusion. Stevenson is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Highlighted by an expedition series that provides personal growth opportunities for students, Outdoor Education is a signature component of Stevenson’s educational program.
Stevenson School is seeking Trip Leaders for our Sophomore Wilderness Expedition, a 10-day backpacking course that will take place March 1-10 in Henry Coe State Park. Coed crews of 8-10 students are accompanied by outdoor educators and student leaders. A front-country manager provides logistical and emergency assistance.
Ideal candidates will possess wilderness expertise and prior experience working with groups of teenagers. Staff training is mandatory for all trip leaders and is scheduled to take place in February. Completion of a Live Scan background check will be required. Trip leaders will be paid $200/day. Meals will be provided during training and expedition. This is a temporary role.
Participate in co-leader instruction
Participate in paid staff training weekend trip, February 8-12, 2024
Participate in the Sophomore Wilderness Expedition, March 1-10, 2024 and debrief on March 11.
Support faculty to provide growth experience for all participants
Share technical expertise and group skills with the instructor group
Lead formal and informal instruction on topics appropriate to wilderness travel and living
Actively communicate, engage in, and enforce safety protocols
Provide appropriate support in emergency and/or medical situations
Actively participate in the creation and maintenance of an inclusive environment
Outdoor leadership training; NOLS or similar
Demonstrated prior experience successfully leading extended outdoor trips with this age group
Wilderness First Responder (WFR) level medical training
Stevenson is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Interested candidates are invited to use the link provided to submit a cover letter and resume to Claudia Ruiz, Human Resources Associate