Since 1969, Outward Bound Canada has made it our mission to cultivate resilience, leadership, connections and compassion, through inspiring and challenging journeys of self-discovery in the natural world. A not-for-profit, charitable, educational organization, Outward Bound Canada has challenged over 150,000 Canadians to step out of their comfort zone with our unique outdoor adventures. We pride ourselves on offering transformational journeys that encourage participants to push beyond their limits and discover their true potential.
About the Position
Outward Bound Canada is looking for enthusiastic, hardworking individuals who have the credentials and capacity to work providing exceptional educative programming to students. Our students include both school and community groups as well as individuals looking for challenging journeys of self-discovery. As a Lead Instructor, we expect high levels of professionalism, experience in leading groups on backcountry expeditions and a thorough understanding of how to manage risk.
In the Canadian Rockies, Outward Bound Canada runs backpacking courses from 5-21 days in length. We are striving to provide life-changing outdoor educational experiences that are accessible, relevant and contribute toward a better world.
Duties and Responsibilities
Skills and Experience
Ready to apply?
1. Finalize your cover letter, resume and trip log, ideally in one pdf file. MS Word is also ok.
2. Fill out this web form, please identify the position as “Rockies Lead Instructor” in position field when you apply: https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form?EQBCT=8ef15d78cef64aaa9a100ec4a6eb5eba
3. Attach your cover letter, resume and trip log to the web form. Note: you cannot complete the web form without this step.
Application deadline: Open until filled
Outward Bound Canada is an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jun 1 2019 ID: 52245