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21 Mar 2019

College InternshipMountain Bike Instructor

Mowglis Camp for Boys – Posted by mowglisschool Anywhere

Internship Description

Internship Description
Have you ever wanted to call the woods your office WHILE earning school credit? Here’s your chance! Being a Mountain Bike Instructor at Mowglis is one of the most fun, exhausting, and deeply rewarding jobs you will ever hold. You’ll teach the basics of biking to boys aged 9-16, explore and build new trails, and spend your days outside having fun!

You’ll also have the opportunity to use nature as a classroom, teaching young boys about LNT Ethics, trail clearing, how to read the trail and land, and more. You’ll hone skills of leadership, communication, and teamwork and you will form lifelong bonds of friendship with your fellow counselors!

Responsibilities:

Teach Mountain Biking basics
Guide Mountain Biking trips
Guide groups of boys participating in all aspects of camp life
Live with and supervise groups of boys in their cabins/dormitories
Dine with and supervise groups of boys at mealtimes
Supervise and assist during cabin/dormitory chores
Lead day hikes and overnight backpacking trips
Give at least one hour-long presentation at the campfire circle
Fully participate in camp life when not leading an activity/industry
Embrace Counselor-of-the-Day and other duties as assigned
Uphold Mowglis traditions, rites and ceremonies

Qualifications:

Minimum age of 19 years old
One year of college or equivalent
Competency/Experience Mountain Biking at at LEAST an intermediate level
Previous summer camp experience (as camper or staff is desired)
Complete the online Mowglis application
Provide letter(s) of recommendation
Interview by phone, Skype or in person
Pass a comprehensive background check
Complete and sign health forms and code-of-conduct
Participate in pre-camp staff training

Compensation:

Starting at 200/wk
Full room, board, wifi and laundry
Access to a pristine waterfront on Newfound Lake
School credit – dependent on individual university policies

How to Apply

How to Apply To apply, head over to: https://www.mowglis.org/about/employment/ OR email info@mowglis.org

Internship Categories: Education/Teaching. Internship Types: College Internship. Internship Tags: adventure education, Guiding, Mountain Biking, and outdoor education. Salaries: Other.

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