YMCA Outdoor Education Instructor in California

Job Details

  • Date Posted: December 11, 2021
  • Location: , Julian, California
  • Company: YMCA of San Diego County
  • Job Type: Full Time

Company Contact

  • Website: https://www.ymcasd.org/camps/camp-marston
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Phone: (619) 909-7009
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  • , Julian, California

YMCA of San Diego County

Looking for a fun job to build your leadership skills?

Are you passionate about working with youths in outdoor settings?


Camp Marston Program Details:

Come join Camp Marston for a season of meaningful work, lifetime friendships and amazing memories in the mountains!

Full Time – Now, until June 15th, 2022

Y would I apply?

  • Outdoor Work Environment!
  • Housing & Food Included
  • Work with Your Friends – Text them the link to this page now!
  • Gain Experience working with Children & the Community
  • Build Your Resume
  • Opportunities for Growth & Year-Round Employment
  • Looking for Benefits? We’ve got you covered:
    • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance
    • PTO (Sick time, vacation days, personal days, and holidays)
    • Retirement Contributions

Sound good? (We think so, too!) Here’s what you would do:

  • Teach Outdoor Education and/or recreation programming
  • Lead activities including (but not limited to) archery, field games, and the climbing tower with good teaching and leadership skills
  • Employ good teaching and leadership techniques in providing quality instruction
  • Take full responsibility for the program areas of camp or assigned activity, including developing rules and procedures, ensuring adequate program supplies and maintaining or improving  equipment and facilities
  • Follow all rules, operating procedures, and instructions, carry and use properly the necessary equipment during activities, know and follow established emergency procedures
  • Ensure the safety and supervision of students and participants

“OK, I’m sold!” What do I need to qualify?

  • Must be at least 18 years of age or older and have obtained a high school diploma or GED
  • Bachelor’s degree in education, recreation, related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred
  • Experience working with youth in Outdoor Education, Resident Camp, Day Camp or like setting preferred
  • Certification or experience in the following preferred: climbing, camping, archery, hiking, biking, surfing, swimming, sailing kayaking and scuba diving
  • Physical ability to lead and interact in group activities and perform related physical skills including standing, hiking and/or climbing for extended periods of time
  • Must be able to live on-site during the program season
  • Current certification in First Aid and CPR- must be from one of the following:
    • American Red Cross
    • American Heart Association
    •  American Safety & Health Institute

Please visit our website to apply.