Outdoor and Environmental Education Program Instructor: New York

Frost Valley YMCA
Claryville, New York
Job Category
Temporary/Seasonal Positions
13.20 Hourly Plus Room and Board, PTO, and Great Benefits
Last Date to Apply
Frost Valley YMCA is located in the heart of the Catskill Mountains in New York State. Each Year we serve over 20,000 people, primarily from the greater NYC, Long Island, and northern New Jersey region, through our Environmental Education and Groups and Family Retreats Departments. We provide exciting outdoor learning opportunities to very diverse audiences, many of whom might not otherwise have the opportunity to access these experiences. Program Instructors are responsible for the preparation and delivery of programs offered through the Environmental Education, Teambuilding, and Group and Family Retreats programs which include but are not limited to hikes, ecology lessons, teambuilding, adventure education, and facilitating high and low elements. Each program staff member must communicate effectively and interact with students and guests of all ages. Persons of color are encouraged to apply.
Essential Functions: Facilitate programs with small groups of students and guests in ecology, challenge course, group work, outdoor education/recreation, and local culture/history. Plan and implement lessons and activity plans for each assigned program. Prepare, develop, and maintain program spaces and resources for staff and participants. Serve as host and point of contact for school and teambuilding groups. Participate in training and development opportunities. Salary and Benefits: $13.20 hourly, Room and Board included. Medical/dental/life insurance effective the 1st of the month, after completing 60 days. Eligible for YMCA retirement Shared and individual housing on-site with a private room. Start and End Dates: We are looking for passionate staff to fill our team of Program Instructors. Now accepting resumes and applications for: 2022-2023 School Year as well as Fall and Spring seasons.
Contact Person
Eva Larson
Contact Phone
845-985-2291 ext. 221
Contact eMail
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