Expeditions Program Assistant Director

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Deadline to Apply:

Monday, April 15, 2019, 7:30pm



Boulder, CO
United States


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Avid4 Adventure empowers kids to choose a active, outdoor lifestyles. The Assistant Director forms the backbones of the Expedition program experience, and work tirelessly in order to create a program that serves our 3 Bottom Lines: Safety First, Stellar Programs, and Happy Staff.  We want an Assistant Director that can:

  • Live Fun
  • Live Environmentally Connected
  • Live Truth
  • Live Smart(er)
  • Live Gratitude
  • Live Empowered
  • Live Balanced
  • Live Community

The CORE Responsibilities of an Assistant Director:

Safety First

  • Oversee safety & risk management components of all program operations
  • Aid in resolving concerns to ensure physical and emotional safety for all campers and staff

Stellar Programs

  • Practice servant leadership for the teams that you directly support
  • Take pride in the facets of the camp that you oversee

Passionate Staff

  • Get out into programs to interact with kids and staff in the field
  • Share gratitude, listen always, and deliver an incredibly high level of communication

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum 21 years of age and a sincere passion for working with kids
  • 2+ years of experience leading multi-day expeditions
  • Significant personal or teaching experience in one of the following sports: climbing, mountain biking, paddling, backpacking
  • Camp leadership and aptitude for technology (Google Suite, etc) strongly preferred
  • Wilderness First Responder and CPR prior to the start of camp

Important Dates:

  • Staff training: Spring Camp Leadership weekend in Colorado & full staff training begins in early June
  • Program Dates: June 16- August 11


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Compensation Information:

Please visit our website for our full compensation rubric, including rates, experience "additives," and travel stipends at https://avid4.com/jobs/compensation