Summer Outdoor Adventure Job
As a staff member, you will have opportunities to teach, learn, develop your leadership and technical skills, and influence the lives of children all while experiencing the grandeur of Colorado.
Hiring; Counselors, Assistant Counselors, Wranglers, Nurses, Photographers, Mountain Biking and Climbing Coordinators, Outcamp Coordinator, Arts & Crafts Director, Kitchen Coordinator
Benefits: Base Salary starting at $2,500 plus housing, meals, and laundry are included
About us: Our focus is on child development through fun and adventure in the Colorado Rockies.
We are the largest camp land wise (6,000 acres) in the country.
We climb the highest peaks in Colorado, horse pack for miles, canoe for days, mountain bike and offer endless memories with amazing people.
We have Brother & Sister camps for boys and girls age 7 to 17.
Mission: Live together in the outdoors, building a sense of self, community, earth, & wonder through fun & adventure.
2 weeks of training:
Some examples of focus are child development, backcountry skills, trip leading and program specific areas.
Backpacking, mountain biking, rock climbing, horseback riding, canoeing, natural sciences, water activities, arts & crafts, drama, film, sports and much more.
Experience with kids and outdoor activities is preferred.
Experience in program areas and additional certifications a plus! (Lifeguard, CPR, WFA, IMBA, Teaching …)
Assistant Counselors: 18+
Counselors: 2 years out of high school- traditionally college sophomores and older.
*Must be willing to work, teach and live with children while creating a respectful community.*
Deadline for Application:
Positions are filling quickly. If you are interested in joining our staff, please submit your application online promptly to be considered for 2018 summer employment.
There is quick application process that involves a few short answer questions and contact info to 4 references in order to send out a short questioner. Once the references are cleared we will contact you for an interview. Please research Sanborn Western Camps prior to applying. We do not accept resumes or cover sheets. Apply Here