Job Description

Job Details
Management
Estes Park Center - Estes Park, CO
Seasonal
$13.31 - $13.31 Hourly
Assistant Outdoor Education Director

Position Summary:

Under the direction of the Outdoor Education Director, Outdoor Education Assistant Director will teach outdoor education classes, develop curriculum, perform organization tasks, communicate with schools and school leaders, perform administrative tasks, assist in leading trainings, and mentoring outdoor education staff members.

Our Mission and Culture:

We firmly believe in our mission of putting Christian principles into practice through programs, staff and facilities in an environment that builds healthy spirit, mind and body for all. We are committed to being welcoming to all people and to making a difference in the lives of our members, guests and staff. We count on our staff to provide extraordinary mission-based experiences for our guests and for each other.

What We Offer

 

 

Essential Functions/Qualifications

  • Participate and lead Outdoor Education training.
  • Mentor Outdoor Education Staff Members.
  • Perform administrative tasks on Microsoft Programs.
  • Facilitate classes and follow curriculum when working with visiting school groups.
  • Run climbing wall and low ropes programs for visiting groups and schools.
  • Predict, prevent, identify and respond to safety issues.
  • Communicate with all guests in a mature, responsible fashion.
  • Assist in program development and advancement.
  • Must be able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Participate in daily cleaning of program buildings as assigned.
  • Work in other departments or program areas as assigned.
  • Possess a Bachelors degree in Education, Science, Environmental Studies, Biology, or similar area of study.
  • Experience working with Children is required.
  • Experience with Microsoft Programs.
  • Experience in a leadership position.
  • Must be at least 21 years old.
  • Must be fluent in speaking English.
  • Must possess current First Aid and CPR certification.

Work Environment & Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Must be able to lift 40 pounds
  • Must be able to walk up to eight miles on uneven terrain

General YMCA of the Rockies Requirements:

  • Uphold and reflect the YMCA core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, Responsibility and Faith in all functions
  • Uphold the YMCA of the Rockies Mission, policies, and programs
  • Possess excellent customer service skills; for example, friendly, personable, helpful, patient, and professional
  • Support the Association safety program. Promote safe work practices and a safe environment for guests, members, and staff
  • Promote a cooperative, positive, and flexible atmosphere while working with others in a diverse environment
  • Must be able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Must meet acceptable criminal background check standards

Note: Employees are held accountable for all duties of this job.
This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities,
or qualifications associated with the job.

 

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