Ropes Course Instructor/Camp Counselor
October 25, 2023
Website Hidden Valley Camp
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
- 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
- Intermediate to advanced climbing/belaying abilities - or the willingness to learn!
- Experience working with children
- Prior experience instructing and/or instructor certifications a plus
Company: Hidden Valley Camp
Location: Freedom, Maine
ACA Accredited: Yes
Time Frame: Seasonal
Type of Position: General Staff
Day or Night: Overnight
Salary: Not Specified
To apply for this job please visit hiddenvalley.campintouch.com.