Outdoor Environmental Education Overnight Trip Assistant


Position Overview

We are looking for Outdoor/Environmental Education Overnight Trip Assistants for a few field trips this spring during the months of April and May. Specific dates for this position are April 2-11, April 10-19, April 28-May 3, April 30-May 9, May 8-10, May 22-24, and May 29-31. Travel will include locations in and out of Colorado with Denver being the departure point.

 

EE Trip Assistants accompany Logan staff members on trips in and outside of Colorado for multi-day, place-based learning experiences. Their responsibilities include supporting trip leaders in whatever capacity needed (i.e. cooking, group management, driving, etc), and thoughtfully engaging with students.  Trips often include adventure elements such as camping, hiking, rafting, swimming, etc. Trips this spring are with elementary and middle school students.

 

The ideal applicant will:
 

  • Be available during the months of April/May 2019

  • Have previous experience working with children

  • Have experience and enthusiasm for group camping

  • Be able to pass a background check

  • Have a valid driver’s license

  • Live within 60 miles of Denver

  • Be physically fit enough to participate in strenuous exercise and activity including but not limited to hiking, swimming, snorkeling, kayaking, etc.

Dates of Employment

Trip dates are April 2-11, April 10-19, April 28-May 3, April 30-May 9, May 8-10, May 22-24, and May 29-31.

Compensation

EE Trip Assistants will receive $100 per night plus food and lodging during the dates of the trips. This is not a benefits eligible position.

 

Non-Discrimination Policy

The Logan School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, financial aid policies or any other school-administered programs or policies.

 

How to Apply

To apply for open positions, please email a cover letter, statement of philosophy of education and resumé to employment@theloganschool.org. NO CALLS PLEASE.

1005 Yosemite Street, Denver, CO 80230  

tel. 303-340-2444

  fax. 303-340-2041  

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