Short-Term Job Adventures Texas
TOS at Camp Champions is located in the heart of Texas Hill Country in Marble Falls; TOS at Camp for All is located in the lush rolling hills of the Brazos River Valley in Burton
Are you interested in teaching children exciting things about the outdoors in the outdoors? Instructors with the Outdoor School connect kids to the natural environment—a place where they can see, hear, touch, smell and even taste nature. Three weeks of training provide the necessary knowledge in academics, ropes course, and anything else you need to survive during your term. Positions are available during the spring and fall, with the opportunity to work three consecutive seasons, each with additional responsibilities, offering a holistic view of the administration and direction of an outdoor education center. Applications are available online.
|Fall Season Employment Alert
• The Outdoor School is currently seeking Outdoor Education Instructors for the fall season (August through mid/late November).
The Outdoor School
775 Camp Rd.
Marble Falls, TX 78654
(830) 598-6282, ext 221
(830) 598-1095 fax
Direct Care Counselors
Situated on 500 acres of open ranch land in Cameron, Texas, the Academy is a place where boys can unplug from the noise of the modern world. Nature has a way of bringing us down to earth and rekindling meaningful introspection. Outdoor activities like fishing on the lake, hiking the trails, camping and horseback riding, help students reconnect with the world and the people in it.
Resolution Ranch Academy is a small therapeutic boarding school dedicated to inspiring growth and gratitude through family values, personal responsibility and academic support. The school offers a nurturing environment where teenage boys can find unconditional support and guidance, and the ability to gain the self-awareness, confidence and rational decision-making skills needed to journey back to their true selves and look ahead to a brighter future. Working with a therapeutic treatment team that includes 1-2 Primaries and a Therapist, Direct Care Counselors will be responsible for the health welfare, safety, supervision and daily routine of their assigned residents. Preference is given to those who have experience in the mental health field and can make a minimum 1 year commitment.
Resolution Ranch Academy
2274 County Road 203 Loop
Cameron, TX 76520
Environmental Leadership Program Field Instructors
With 500 acres of oak and juniper forests and the stunningly clear waters of the Guadalupe River cut through the middle, the property is located in the heart of beautiful Texas Hill Country.
Field Instructors with Mo-Ranch will take middle and high school students through a myriad of activities and classes designed to teach them about living and playing in the outdoors. Classes and activities focus students on three areas: leadership and partnership, the natural sciences and outdoor skills, with an underlying theme of environmental stewardship weaving its way through every activity. Field Instructors will have the opportunity to teach fresh minds, to introduce kids to the wonders of nature, to challenge and encourage participants on the ropes course, and to build new friendships with other Instructors. Positions are available from the spring to fall (with varied start/end dates) and compenstion includes $290-$375 per week plus housing.
Fall Season Employment Alert
• Mo-Ranch is currently seeking Field Instructors for the fall season (August through November).
Environmental Leadership Program Director
2229 FM 1340
Hunt, TX 78024
(800) 460-4401 toll free
(830) 238-4545 fax
• View the Environmental Learning Program experience on YouTube »
Meaningful Camp Jobs
Camp Summit offers rustic country charm and a private atmosphere nestled in 117 acres of beautiful wooded surroundings in Paradise, Texas (northwest of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex)
Camp Summit provides a great opportunity for growth, fun, resume building, memories, and impacting the lives of remarkable campers who have a wide range of disabilities. Seasonal staff positions include Counselors, Unit Leaders, Rovers, Nurses, Kitchen Staff, a Program Director and Activity Directors in the following areas: Arts & Crafts, Horses/Wrangler, Kaleidoscope, Nature, Pool, Ropes Course, and Sports & Games. Summer (mid-May to mid-August) and/or fall (mid-September to mid-November) camp session job openings are available!
Assistant Camp Director
17210 Campbell Rd., Suite 180-W
Dallas, TX 75252
(972) 484-8900 ext. 110
(972) 620-1945 fax
• Camp Address: 270 Private Road 3475, Paradise, TX 76073
Youth Crew Leaders and Crew Members
Headquarters in Austin, Texas, with service work Southwestern and Gulf regions, including Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Arkansas.
Teamwork. Community. Service. Are you ready to do something that will impact your life and give you lifelong skills? As an AmeriCorps service program of American YouthWorks, the Texas Conservation Corps is a nationally recognized job training nonprofit that empowers the lives of young adults through conservation education, service and jobs training. Crew Leaders and Members will build trails, fell hazard trees, tackle exotic plant management, restore habitat for wildlife, respond to disasters, and be exposed to heavy equipment operation and minor construction. Positions are available throughout the year, and remain open until filled. Learn more and apply or connect with Corynn Benoit for more information.
Texas Conservation Corps at American YouthWorks
1901 East Ben White Blvd.
Austin, TX 78741