Job Description

Job Details
Entry
Estes Park Center or Snow Mountain Ranch - , CO
Seasonal
$12.81 Hourly

 

Begins March 28, 2022 

Position Summary: Under the direction of the Outdoor Education Director, Outdoor Education Instructors will teach outdoor education classes, lead team building activities, facilitate climbing wall programs, perform organization tasks, communicate with schools and school leaders, and assist in any projects or tasks that better the Outdoor Education Program

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 Job Functions / Requirements:

  • Participate in Outdoor Education training.
  • 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.

Estes Park Center Requirements:

  • Facilitate indoor and outdoor climbing wall
  • Run Mountain Center front desk. Use computer system to assist guests in signing up for activities, check out equipment, check participant rosters, and provide general program information.
  • Housekeeping as assigned.

Other Functions / Requirements:

  • Possess an Associates or Bachelors degree in Education, Science, Environmental Studies, Biology, or similar area of study. or relevant work experience. 
  • Experience working with Children is required.
  • Must be at least 21 years old

         Must be fluent in speaking English

         Must possess current 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 housekeeping1

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.

Application Instructions

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