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Find your community. The Traverse team all share the quest to living a full & healthy life.

Come into your Element!

Program in the Spotlight Blending the best of traditional wilderness therapy with integrated adventure therapy components in Utah’s forests, mountains and canyons, Elements Traverse seeks to be the most effective and engaging treatment program for young adults ages 18-25. Now seeking new and experienced staff to serve clients at the highest level. Field Mentors with Traverse will become part of a small, vibrant, owner-operated community, and are called upon to be a parent figure, advisor, teacher, friend, a source of encouragement, and a keen listener. Mentors work 8-days-on, 6-days-off and must commit to at least 1 year in the role. If you share a commitment to Traverse’s core values of passion, empowerment, character, and connection, learn more and take the next steps!

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Working at Camp For All is not just a job. You will have fun, work hard, learn, be tired and change lives!

From wide, wheelchair friendly sidewalks to a zero entry pool to a tree house anyone can enter, Camp For All turns can't do into CAN DO with their barrier free approach to the camp site, facilities and programming.

Cool Job of the Week Camp For All Program Instructors will play a vital role in helping campers discover life through effective and fun programs. Job tasks include hosting campers, volunteers, guests and groups, teaching a wide variety of program activities, planning and implementing programs in team building & challenge courses, facilitating epic night activities and more! Now seeking Instructors for the spring season (February 6–May 15) and summer (May 15–August 12). If you have previous experience working with children in a camp environment, completed at least one year of college and are hardworking, outgoing and creative, fill out the online application.

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Kingsley Pines is now hiring for 2015! They are looking for staff who love working with kids, want to spend all summer outside, and want to make an impact on a child's life.

Are looking for a stimulating and rewarding experience where you can make a difference in a child's life?

Cool Job of the Week Waterskiing and windsurfing on Panther Lake. Conquering the climbing tower or low ropes course. Mountain biking wooded trails. Creating pottery in the ceramics studio. With activities galore, complemented by laughter, friendship and community, Maine's Kingsley Pines Camp fosters an exciting and rewarding experience for summer counselors, instructors, staff members and its resident campers ages 8–16. Now hiring hundreds of summer staff members to begin work on June 10th! To apply for a counselor position fill out the online application; for other job openings, send your resume to Alan Kissack.

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Summer Guides, Trip Leaders and Naturalists for Alaska Mountain Guide Adventures and Chilkat Guides have the goal of getting participants excited about the great outdoors.

With hundreds of awesome individuals on staff, each team member is highly qualified and passionate about the wonders of the Alaska region and what they do.

Cool Job of the Week Alaska Mountain Guides & Climbing School View Facebook Page and Chilkat Guides View Facebook Page are premier guiding companies who offer trip options for any outdoor enthusiast visiting Southeast Alaska. Summer Guides (Float, Hike, Kayaking and Rock Climbing/Zip Line), Trip Leaders and Naturalists have the goal of getting participants excited about the great outdoors. In addition to entry-level Guide positions, Commercial Bus Drivers (with training provided), and Catering, Dock, Maintenance and Office staff are needed every summer. The annual Guide School (beginning mid-April and mid-May for those without guiding experience) is by invitation only. All invitees successfully completing the guide school are offered employment as Guides from May through the end of August or September depending on the position. Meet the Guides »


Through guided discovery, communal living and hands on exploration, Program Instructors will teach classes in the areas of environmental science, outdoor skills and local history.

The Y has a well established outdoor education program with many resources at each Instructors disposal. Through career related training and certification, you will grow tremendously in the field of outdoor education.

YMCA Job ListingCool Job of the Week Through guided discovery, communal living and hands on exploration, Program Instructors for Greenkill Outdoor Education Center are responsible for planning and teaching classes in the areas of environmental science (outdoor ecology, wildlife studies and environmental topics), outdoor skills (orienteering, survival and outdoor adventures) and local history as well as facilitating team building through the use of low initiatives, climbing walls and ropes courses to 5th and 6th grade students on their 1-5 day educational field trip. Positions are available from February 1st–June 30th, with the opportunity to continue throughout the summer months and/or the fall season. If you are energetic, flexible, outdoorsy and outgoing, send your cover letter, resume and 3 references to Hillary Southard.

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CCYC is looking for adventurous and physically fit people with the desire to work hard and make a real and lasting difference.

CCYC is looking for adventurous and physically fit people with the desire to work hard and make a real and lasting difference.

AmeriCorps Education Award ProvidedCool Job of the Week Here in the rugged terrain of the Four Corners, where Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico and Utah meet, local teens and young adults have the opportunity to join Canyon Country Youth Corps (CCYC) for a healthy dose of service, conservation, education, leadership and adventure. Operated by Four Corners School of Outdoor Education, CCYC is now seeking Head Crew Leaders will be responsible for training Crew Leader Development Program Members in both leadership skills and the completion of conservation projects in the spring, and successfully leading crews in the summer/fall. Crews have a tentative schedule from February through November and typically work 9 days on, 5 days off, camping in remote locations during time on. To apply for a Crew Leader or Crew Member position, email your resume, cover letter and 3 references to Jason Phillips.

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Original Volunteers sends thousands of volunteers abroad every year. Read the reviews!

Change your life and do some of the most crucial work you will ever do.

Cool Job of the Week Original Volunteers offer affordable placements to 20 worldwide destinations throughout Latin America, Africa, Europe and Asia. With over 100 volunteer projects that will suit every need, budget and passion, options include work with children, help at underfunded hospitals and clinics, build and repair crumbling schools, conservation projects, sports volunteering, teaching English abroad, and work with rescued animals at shelters. No set departures, no fixed itineraries. After joining Original Volunteers with a US$150 registration fee, programs are priced affordably to suit student budgets and include accommodation and experienced local support teams in all locations. Applicants must be at least 18 on arrival and have basic to good spoken English.

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Camp Chi is looking for staff who are sincerely dedicated to creating the best summer possible for a fantastic group of children.

Camp Chi Counselors rave about their fun, rewarding, life-changing summers!

Cool Job of the Week Trip Leaders are responsible for leading and managing the Pacific Northwest Adventure trip, while providing campers with a safe and rewarding summer. Campers and staff begin their journeys at Camp Chi and travel by bus to the west coast for camping, hiking, biking, rafting and other wilderness adventures. Outdoor Adventure Specialists, who are experienced in outdoor cooking, ropes & climbing wall (certification required) and/or horseback riding, will plan and lead dynamic and engaging age appropriate activities and lessons. If you are ready to work in a fast paced, immersive, outdoor and rustic environment, fill out the online application. Positions run from June 4th–August 28th.

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The ATIS trail crew operates in one of the Northeast's best wilderness settings maintaining some of the most dramatic and demanding trails in the High Peaks.

The Adirondack Trail Improvement Society operates in one of the Northeast's best wilderness settings maintaining some of the most dramatic and demanding trails in the High Peaks.

Cool Job of the Week The ATIS Trail Crew season begins with a patrol of the entire trail system to remove winter blow down, clean existing drainage structures, and assess damage from the winter. Following the patrol, the crew will work on selected projects for the remainder of the season to repair, harden or reroute trails. The crew is also responsible for maintaining and, if necessary, rebuilding 20 bridges and 24 ladders in the trail system. Applicants must make a commitment from May 15th to August 4th (40 hours/week, MO-FR) and be self-motivated, physically fit and have prior trail work and backcountry experience. If you have a passion for trail work, hard physical work, living and working outdoors, safety, a willingness to learn, and strive to do superior work, email your cover letter and resume to Erik Jacobson.

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Take the leap and change your life, advance your career and become a leader by traveling for a change with Greenheart Travel.

Take the leap and change your life, advance your career and become a leader by traveling for a change with Greenheart Travel.

Cool Job of the Week Start your international adventure teaching English abroad, volunteering on a meaningful project, getting TEFL certified or working abroad in exciting destinations around the world. Make 2017 the year you travel for a change! Check out these exciting Greenheart Travel opportunities:

Teach English in a School  Teach English in a Homestay Get TEFL Certified  Volunteer Abroad  Work & Travel Abroad

Greenheart Travel Application Deadline Alert!Apply by February 3rd to Teach in Thailand (TEFL program + teaching placement) beginning on April 3rd.
More exploration!Learn about past volunteer and teacher experiences on the Greenheart Travel blog

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Odiyan Retreat Center, a spiritual and ecological sanctuary, offers hands-on work and skill training in a challenging volunteer work retreat program where work is the vehicle for your inner development.

Experience the extraordinary — golden temples, wild horses, gardens, orchards, lakes, ponds and spectacular natural beauty overlooking the Pacific Ocean in Northern California!

Cool Job of the Week Karma Yoga, Service and Learning! Odiyan Retreat Center, a spiritual and ecological sanctuary, offers hands-on work and skill training in a challenging volunteer work retreat program where work is the vehicle for your inner development. Revel in natural beauty, fresh air, clean water and nutritious vegetarian food while you contribute to preserving enlightened knowledge for the benefit of all humanity. Includes classes on Buddhism, vegetarian meals and small living allowance. Now seeking Resident Volunteers to work in landscaping, construction, gardening, the foundry (bronze casting and metal work), and/or vegetarian cooking beginning in January 2017 and beyond.

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People can have a job, career, or a calling. Camp Augusta is looking for folks who have a calling. Work, play, learn, struggle and grow in a vibrant community this summer.

If you're thrilled by the idea of working hard, playing harder, and forming inspiring close relationships with other staff and campers alike, you're in the right place.

Cool Job of the Week Work, play, learn, struggle and grow in a vibrant community this summer with Camp Augusta in Northern California. Reap the rewards of a healthy and feel-good lifestyle. Enhance your professional and personal growth. Help foster self-confidence, independence, life-long recreational skills, safe risk taking, an appreciation for community, caring, honesty, respect, responsibility, environmental awareness and fun. Enjoy the longest paid staff training in the country (300+ hours each summer of focused, dedicated, specialized, on-site training)! Summer 2017 job openings include male and female Counselors for children 8-16 years old; an Arts Director; a Master of Fun & Games (large-scale game/logistics coordination); and a Wilderness Trips Leader. Don’t miss out on this great summer opportunity!

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Few roles are more fulfilling in life than the role of mentor, and few jobs offer the wide range of opportunities that RedCliff offers to its field staff.

Make a living helping troubled teens in the wilderness — a job with RedCliff Ascent is unlike anything you will ever experience.

Cool Job of the Week Few roles are more fulfilling in life than the role of a Mentor, and few jobs offer the wide range of opportunities which RedCliff Ascent offers to its field staff. Hiking, camping, backpacking, beautiful scenery and dynamic interpersonal relationships all come with the job. It's work without walls, without limits. This job will make you better, stronger and more sure of who you are and what you want.

Apply now for the next 9-Day Field Interview beginning on February 16th or March 16th; dates are also scheduled every month!

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Learn more about working for WinGate Wilderness Therapy Program in the pristine red rock territory of Utah.

Be genuine. Inspire lives. Change hearts. Be part of an incredible adventure with a unique wilderness therapy program in southern Utah's pristine red rock territory.

Cool Job of the Week With a stunning landscape providing a powerful backdrop for life-changing experiences, WinGate Wilderness Therapy Field Guides will use the wilderness and primitive living skills as metaphors to enable change of heart in each of their students. The best practices of the wilderness are combined with the best clinical techniques in order to take wilderness therapy to a dramatically higher level of integration and results.

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If you are a motivated, energetic, customer-focused and hard-working individual with a passion for people and the outdoors, think about becoming a Group Leader for AmeriCan Adventures!

Do you love road trips, the outdoors and want to explore North America? Combine your passion for travel with the adventure of a lifetime!

AmeriCan Adventures was rated number 18 on Outside Magazine's top 100 places to work in 2015!Program in the Spotlight Doubling as tour guide and driver, Group Leaders for AmeriCan Adventures take small groups on trips throughout beautiful landscapes of North America that encompass camping in National Parks, exploring big city life, tasting local cuisines, and so much more. If you have the skills to accommodate a diverse group of travelers and the desire to challenge yourself daily, visit AmeriCanAdventures.com to learn more and apply. Positions are available from April to September.

Join AmeriCan Adventures at their next Hiring Event held in Santa Rosa, CA on February 3rd (apply by January 25th). The day will consist of a mix of workshops, hands-on skills assessments, group scenarios, and a one-on-one interview.

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