- Leadership Experience
- Communication Skills
Calleva's unique blend of fun, learning and challenge helps people take risks, develop confidence, learn new skills and excel in a team environment.
3-Season Instructor/Facilitators (Primarily based at our site in McLean, Virginia, plus some off site programs)
Duration: 7 months (April to November) During the spring and fall season, Facilitators will lead school students on day and multi-day programs including outdoor adventures, environmental education and ropes challenge course.
Summer Camp Counsellors & Instructors (Primarily based at our site in McLean, Virginia, plus some off site programs)
Duration: 3 Months (June 1st to August 31st)
Summer Camp Instructors are certified and trained in a specific activity and facilitate week long outdoor adventure day camps and overnights for youth ages 8-14. Activities include ropes challenge course, canoeing, rock climbing, kayaking, rafting, stand-up paddle boarding, outdoor skills and general camping. Instructors facilitate a new adventure pursuit each week and lead small groups of campers as they explore a variety of outdoor recreation sites.
Applicants for an Instructor position should have great communication, teaching and leadership skills, plus a strong sense of responsibility and professionalism. They should possess extensive experience in their field of expertise and enthusiasm for sharing outdoor adventures with campers. A positive attitude, fun, flexibility and a strong work ethic are essential.
All staff must have considerable proficiency in teaching and communicating with participants of diverse backgrounds and needs. You must also be able to demonstrate solid outdoor skills and excellent all round soft skills.
You must be willing to undergo a background check, in accordance with local law & regulations