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Hi Los Angeles!! Looking for Outdoor Adventure guides $20.00/hr

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arc’s Outdoor Education/Adventure Department provides experiential education experiences to youth; after school programs, camps, schools, churches, and more. For 20 years we have strived to ensure all young people, regardless of socioeconomic background, get the chance to sleep under the stars, climb a mountain, paddle a kayak or taste an edible wildflower! We focus on leadership and life skills more than technical backcountry skills. We use nature’s classroom to inspire and empower.

Outdoor Adventure Guide

A qualified applicant will naturally possess a positive, professional disposition to help our arc Adventure department run effectively, and will be solutions-oriented and willing to pitch in where necessary to keep our adventure programs on track to achieve organizational goals.

Essential Functions:

  • Reports to the Outdoor Adventure Operations Manager.
  • Provides a physically and mentally safe and supportive environment for education, cooperation and fun in the outdoors.
  • Utilizes outdoor activities to foster individual growth
  • Oversees, manages, and maintains assigned groups during their experiences with arc programming.
  • Exemplifies arc’s mission and values and ensures client satisfaction through high quality experiences.
  • Meets or exceeds expectations in all areas of professionalism, planning, and group management
  • Move arc toward it’s stated objectives and goals including:
    • Providing a physically, emotionally safe, and supportive environment for education, cooperation and fun.
    • Utilizing hands-on activities to foster individual growth.
    • Directly involve in activities to encourage self-confidence, responsibility, and leadership.
    • Guide staff and students to individual program objectives
    • Aid students in obtaining their individual objectives and goals
    • Following the mission statement of arc
  • Drive vehicles both with and without students and other staff in accordance with arcs requirements.
  • Maintain consistent, constructive and clear communications with both fellow staff members and Supervisor.
  • Uphold guidelines, policies, and procedures as set forth by arc (it is the obligation of all guides to report any and all infractions to the directors).
  • Maintain schedules, deadlines, meetings, and prepare programs in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Provide the students with consistent, positive, meaningful leadership opportunities.
  • Work collaboratively with parents, school staff, students, and community members in all programs.
  • Perform related duties as required.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.
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