Program Instructor

Thousand Pines Outdoor School,
359 Thousand Pines Rd.,
Contact Person: 
Jeremy Rice
Contact E-mail Address:
Contact Phone Number: 
(909) 3388900
Thousand Pines Outdoor School operates within Thousand Pines Christian Camp & Conference Center, which is a 240 acre site located in Crestline, California. The mission of Thousand Pines Outdoor School is to help students grow. We do so by offering a hands-on outdoor learning experience, and help students develop confidence through a variety of team building and personal growth oriented activities. We are currently hiring a staff of enthusiastic Program Instructors who want teach students in an outdoor setting, and who see real value in students being able to learn and grow outside the walls of the traditional classroom. Everything we do at the Thousand Pines Outdoor School- in the cabin, the dining room or on the trail, seeks to encourage our campers to investigate what this world is all about and how to live in it. We seek to facilitate each staff member's professional growth through regular staff training and events. This position offers entry-level teaching and youth work experience. Room and board is available on-site. Job Title: Program Instructor Department: Thousand Pines Outdoor Ed Status: Full Time/Seasonal Dates: September 22 - June 4 Room and Board: Available Onsite Essential Functions 1. Instructs groups of students in various activities on a 4 or 5 day program: Monday/Tuesday through Friday according to the Outdoor School schedule 2. Performs duties and/or participates in activities including: a. Teaching the Thousand Pines Outdoor Science School curriculum b. Leading various program elements such as: rock wall, archery, craft, songs, games, skits, dances, and team building exercises c. Enforcing dining hall standards during meals d. Supervising a cabin group of students overnight Additional Functions 1. Attends TPOSS team meetings 2. Provides supportive leadership for TPOSS when necessary 3. Assists in routine cleaning of program meeting spaces 4. Provides student First Aid and basic health care when necessary
- Bachelor's Degree required - No previous experience necessary
Application Instructions: 
For more information about our program or to fill out an application, please visit our website: Click on "Staff"