Job Description

Job Details
Experienced
Estes Park Center - Estes Park, CO
Seasonal
$13.31 - $13.31 Hourly
Group Programs Coordinator

POSITION Summary 

The Lead Outdoor Education Instructor/ Group Programs Facilitator will work with groups (schools, youth and church groups, family reunions, and weddings) to facilitate programming (outdoor education, archery, axe throwing, climbing wall, low ropes course, guided hikes and guided campfire). Before a group's scheduled trip, the Lead will answer phone calls and emails, and give arrival information. Position begins March 14th, 2022 and is a 8 month contract until November 4th, 2022.

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 count on our staff to provide extraordinary experiences for our guests and for each other and we expect constant demonstration of our core values of caring, honesty, respect, responsibility and faith.

What We Offer

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Administration: scheduling groups and staff to run programming.

  • Teaching and Facilitating Programs

  • Communicate with all guests and groups in a mature, responsible fashion.

  • Predict, prevent, identify and respond to safety issues.

  • 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.

REQUIREMENTS/QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Associates or Bachelors Degree

  • Experience with administrative task including knowledge of Microsoft Programs.

  • Must be at least 21 years old

Must be fluent in speaking English

Must possess current Wilderness First Aid and CPR certification

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 meet acceptable criminal background check standards

  • All other duties as assigned, such as housekeeping

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

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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