This is a multi-faceted and fast paced position that entails both out-of-camp trip leading and in-camp program responsibilities. Trip Leaders lead campers in the backwoods of Maine and NH for 1-5 days. These trips include hiking, flat water and white water canoe trips. Wyonegonic covers the cost for all certifications and training on-site at the beginning of June.
Current Certification or training provided on-site in June:
American Red Cross Waterfront Lifeguard Training
American Canoe Association Flatwater Canoe Instructor
Wilderness First Aid with CPR/AED
Maine State Trip Leader
Leave No Trace Trainer
Apply by: December 29 2017
Camp/Organization: Wyonegonic Camps (ACA Accredited)
Location: Denmark, Maine
Type of Position: Specialized Activity Leader
Time Frame: Seasonal
- Minimum age of 21 years
Preferred prior experience:
- Previous outdoor experience leading groups (preferably children) on multi-day trips
- Leave No Trace knowledge
- paddling canoes or kayaks
- orienteering and map skills
- hiking and backpacking
- food preparation and outdoor cooking
- wilderness first aid
Driver's license with clean record also preferred.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information. A staff application may be located on the website (www.wyonegonic.com).