Outdoor Education Instructor

Pali Institute

Running Springs, California

Job Type Seasonal / temporary
Salary Details DOE

Why Join Pali Institute!

Are you an enthusiastic educator with a strong work ethic, over the age of 21? If so working at Pali will give you the chance to join like-minded individuals instruct children in a variety of classes including Science, Outdoor Education, and Leadership Development. Teaching new children each week, grades 4th-12th, you will have the chance to pass your love of the outdoors onto our next generation of students, while your gain valuable experience

Hours and Start Date:

  • Full-time seasonal position.
  • Season begins August 19, 2018

Different length contracts available:

  • August 19, 2019- June 5, 2020 (End of Contract Bonus!)
  • August 19, 2019- December 20, 2019
  • January 2, 2020- June 5, 2020


All Instructors Must:

  • Be over the age of 21 before the season starts.
  • Have prior experience working with children. (Preferably in grades 4th-12th.)
  • Possess ability to work in a team environment with 60+ other staff.
  • Be flexible and adjust to changes quickly.
  • Have ability to handle concerns and issues in a constructive manner.
  • Have a positive attitude.
  • Obtain First Aid/CPR certification prior to the start date.

Our Top Instructors Are:

  • Experienced in the camping and/or experiential education fields.
  • Able to have fun with kids, laugh at yourself and be silly!
  • Passionate about Science, Outdoor Education and/or Leadership Development.
  • Comfortable and confident teaching and instruction small and large groups of students.
  • Willing to learn and grow through constructive feedback, in a timely manner.
  • Have excellent written and oral communication skills.

Perks to the Job:

  • Pro Deals
  • 50% off healthcare covered after 90 days
  • Living in Southern California
  • All but one weekend off a season
  • Working with awesome, like-minded people
  • Housing provided- All instructors are provided off-site housing accommodations for weekend and out of cabin use.

Please apply via the application found on our website. If you have any difficulty please email, hiring@palimountain.com

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