Employment overview

Stone Canyon Outdoor EdVentures is looking for dedicated education, summer camp, and outdoor professionals to join our team.  We hire year round based on availability and the program that is in session.  Information on each program area and related positions are located below. 


Outdoor education
Program Instructors

We are seeking passionate and enthusiastic individuals to provide the very best outdoor education experience to the students of Colorado! With the Rampart Range of the Rockies as your setting, you will have the opportunity to lead 5th & 6th grade students in an expansive range of engaging curriculum and activities, mentor our High School Leads to become strong leaders, and grow professionally and personally in a dynamic working environment. We are looking for the best of the best to deliver academic content in a memorable fashion, positively lead young people, bring new ideas to continue developing the program, and be a part of a community that fosters growth. If this sounds appealing to you, then the mountains are calling…

Minimum Requirements
Program Instructors must…

  • Be at least 21 years old
  • Pass a criminal background check
  • Possess a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree
  • Enjoy working with young people
  • Enjoy sharing their passion for the outdoors and personal growth with others!

Perks

  • Paid staff training
  • On-site housing accommodations
  • Meals provided during programming
  • Pro-deals available for outdoor gear
  • The opportunity to build on technical and soft skills to continue development in the experiential education field.
  • Easy access to great hiking, camping, climbing, and more!

Conference & Retreat
Activity Specialists

Our Conference & Retreat program provides immersive educational experiences for a multitude of groups and school students.  Throughout the year we serve thousands of clients on our 99 acre property.  Although each group has different needs, we provide a variety of custom programming, including teambuilding activities, ecology hikes, high ropes courses, zip lines, astronomy classes, and much more.  As an Activity Specialist, you will be an integral part in the creation, facilitation, and improvement of these immersive experiences.  This position is much more that just a support staff position; it is a job that requires hard work and dedication, but is extremely rewarding.  We believe in development of our staff and do our best to prepare you for whatever a program or client may throw your way.  To see a full job description including requirements and application process, please click on the link below.

Minimum Requirements
Activity Specialists must…

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Pass a criminal background check
  • Exude leadership qualities is all pertinent work functions
  • Be an effective communicator
  • Be conscious of risk management techniques during programming

Perks

  • Paid staff training
  • Meals provided during programming
  • Access to outdoor industry pro-purchase programs
  • The opportunity to build technical outdoor skills and develop effective teaching techniques

Summer Camp
Multiple Positions

Summer Camp Counselors

Camp counseling is so much more than a summer job, it is a life changing adventure! When you join the Stone Canyon Team you will immerse yourself in a job unlike any you have ever had before, because you have the opportunity to significantly impact the lives of our campers. Here you will help campers explore the outdoors, develop new skills, and make new friends.  Job duties include but are not limited to singing silly songs, wearing crazy costumes, running around outside, and laughing every day. As an overnight summer camp program we expect a lot from our staff. The hours are long, and there are many responsibilities. But as high as the demands are the rewards are even greater because at Stone Canyon we want to transform how our staff and campers experience summer.

Perks

  • Paid staff training
  • First Aid & CPR Certifications
  • On-site housing accommodations
  • Meals provided during programming
  • Access to outdoor industry pro-purchase programs
  • An opportunity to build leadership skills in the outdoors!

Minimum Requirements
Camp Counselors must…

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Pass a criminal background check
  • Enjoy working with young people
  • Have patience
  • Have a high level of maturity

Summer Leadership Positions

Camp leadership (Manager, Assistant Manager, Day Activity Supervisor, Head Girls Counselor, and Head Boys Counselor)provides support to the counselors and campers. They are responsible for the supervision of 10 counselors and 70 campers in residential camp setting, throughout four one-week sessions. In addition to their specific duties, they will help facilitate recreational activities and leadership programming to groups of 12-15 campers.

 

Day Activity Specialist

The Day Activity Specialist (DAS) is responsible for coordinating all logistics for the day programs, including scheduling, set up, and tear down of activities. Additionally, the DAS will provide activity feedback and support to the counselors to ensure all campers experience high-quality programs while at camp. 

Head Counselors

The head counselors, one male and one female, are responsible for the general supervision of summer camp counselors.  The job includes overseeing cabin groups, providing feedback to counselors, and assisting with any camper/staff disciplinary issues. Head counselors play a vital role in shaping our camp’s culture and creating a positive camp environment.