Youth Programs Coordinator

Winter Part time - Summer Full Time

Our mission is to get kids outdoors and give them the skills to paddle, camp, navigate, cook, lead their peers and mentor younger kids. Trip lengths depends upon age, with senior participants groups taking part in longer outdoor experiences.

The Work

The role of the SPC depends upon your strengths and may include off-season work such as outreach and marketing, contacting youth groups and registering participants. During the summer season the SPC also guides regular tours during non-group periods. 

Qualifications & Responsibilities

The coordinator is expected to have all of the qualities listed for Guides, plus:

  • Excellent leadership experience with applicable references. 

  • Excellent mature communication skills on phone and by email.

  • Desire to market and sell the program.

  • Experience working with youth and leading peers.

Compensation & Benefits

See Sea Kayak Guide & Paddling Instructor page for compensation & benefits information. The Special Programs Coordinator must be eligible to be hired on at level 3 prior to season start. This means prior experience in sea kayaks, leadership, and outdoor education. 

Position dates

Our season starts mid-May. New staff training starts the day after Memorial Day. Expected commitment is through Labor Day in September. 

To Apply

Our goal is to have this position filled by January 15th but position is open until filled. Now looking for 2022