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27 Dec 2018

Trek & Backpack Lead Expedition Instructor

Avid4 Adventure – Posted by Boulder, Colorado, United States

Job Description

Avid4 Adventure empowers kids to choose an active, outdoor lifestyle. Expedition Instructors are the cornerstone of our team, providing support, mentorship, and instruction to our campers with enthusiasm and passion. Instructors provide 24-hour care for our campers and act as their primary support and role models. We want instructors that can:

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

PLEASE NOTE that this is a field-based position. Instructors will spend their summer in Wyoming, Rocky Mountain National Park, Steamboat Lake State Park, and/or Staunton State Park guiding kids on multi-sport, backpacking, biking, or climbing adventures.

Job Requirements:
– Minimum 18 years of age and a sincere passion for working with kids
– Wilderness First Aid or higher (WFR, EMT, or W-EMT) and CPR
“Lead Expedition Instructors” are selected based on previous experience and certifications and will receive additional compensation in exchange for more ownership over the trip.
– 1 + year of experience leading groups in the outdoors on multi-day expeditions.

Important Dates:
– Staff training: Begins June 5
– Camp Dates: June 16-August 11

Please visit our website for our full compensation rubric, including contract rates, experience “additives,” and travel stipends at

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Job Categories: Seasonal. Job Types: Trek & Backpack. Job Tags: biking, climbing, hiking, multi-day expeditions, and paddling.

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