Ropes Instructor/Summer Camp Counselor - Hidden Valley Camp


Job Description

Well-established high ropes course program within a progressive Maine camp. Join a group of 12 devoted, energetic climbers and outdoor enthusiasts, teaching children ages 8-14 team building, low and high ropes elements. Activities take place in a quiet wooded grove surrounded by open fields and miles of wooded trails.

Make an impact on children’s lives, enjoy Maine's outdoors, and embrace the challenges of working and living in a community of talented children and adults. For years, HVC staff have expressed themselves like this... "I feel like I grew as a teacher and counselor. I think that my skills in counseling grew tremendously as a result of working with young people."


Skills you'll use and hone every day:

  • Teaching your specialty
  • Leadership — in small and large groups
  • Teamwork and team building
  • Communication
  • Problem solving and decision making
  • Understanding learning styles

And summer life at HVC has so many benefits!

  • Inspire young people and teach them new skills
  • Make a difference in children's lives
  • Explore the woods, ocean and small villages of midcoast Maine
  • Have fun!
  • Be silly!
  • Be yourself with other like-minded people from around the world
  • Internships available, competitive salaries, splendid varied meal choices, and more.


Apply for employment now, email or visit our Web site.

Apply by: December 30 2019


Camp/Organization: Hidden Valley Camp (ACA Accredited)

Location: Freedom, ME

Type of Position: General Staff

Time Frame: Seasonal


Intermediate to advanced climbing/belaying abilities... Experience working with children... Prior experience instructing and/or instructor certifications preferred... And if you enjoy the outdoors and community life, a summer at HVC is for you!


Apply Here


Meg Kassen

161 Hidden Valley Rd
Freedom, Maine 04941