Outdoor Education Lead Instructor, YMCA of the Rockies

Estes Park, CO

Job Title: Outdoor Education Lead instructor

Organization: YMCA of the Rockies

Location: Estes Park, Colorado


-Respond to user requests for service, troubleshoot problems and develop solutions as needed.
-Participate and lead Outdoor Education training.
-Mentor Outdoor Education Staff Members.
-Facilitate classes and follow curriculum when working with visiting school groups.
-Run climbing wall and low ropes programs for visiting groups and schools.
-Predict, prevent, identify and respond to safety issues.
-Communicate with all guests in a mature, responsible fashion.
-Assist in program development and advancement.
-Participate in daily cleaning of program buildings as assigned.
-Work in other departments or program areas as assigned.


  • Possess an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Education, Science, Environmental Studies, Biology, or similar area of study.
  • Experience working with Children is required.
  • Must be at least 21 years old
  • Must be fluent in speaking English
  • Must possess current First Aid and CPR certification

Start/End dates: March 14-June 3/10

Salary/pay: $13.19/hr

How to apply: Please click here to apply or email Sami WolniakowskI if you have questions