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Menla Mountain Resort is a great place for people with a range of interests — working here will be dynamic, inspiring, and fun!

Looking for a job with a sense of community? Look no further! Work for a noble cause. Pursue personal development. Live in a beautiful mountain valley. Play with a great team of staff members.

Cool Job of the Week Set in the heart of the historic Catskill Mountains and surrounded by a stunning national forest preserve, Menla Mountain Retreat is a perfect environment for engaging your spiritual practice and artistic expression — working here is dynamic, inspiring and fun! Seeking Residential Housekeeping and Kitchen support staff to work through December and possibly year-round. After work enjoy hiking, swimming, free attendance of Tibet House teachings, yoga and meditation classes, bi-monthly sauna days, and more! If you are self-motivated, hard-working, friendly, flexible, dedicated and have excellent customer service skills, fill out the online application or email Nina Gramaglia for more info.

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If you are a motivated, energetic, customer-focused and hard-working individual with a passion for people and the outdoors, think about becoming a Group Leader for AmeriCan Adventures!

Do you love road trips, the outdoors and want to explore North America? Combine your passion for travel with the adventure of a lifetime!

AmeriCan Adventures was rated number 18 on Outside Magazine's top 100 places to work in 2015!Program in the Spotlight Doubling as tour guide and driver, Group Leaders for AmeriCan Adventures take small groups on trips throughout beautiful landscapes of North America that encompass camping in National Parks, exploring big city life, tasting local cuisines, and so much more. If you have the skills to accommodate a diverse group of travelers and the desire to challenge yourself daily, visit AmeriCanAdventures.com to learn more.

AmeriCan Adventures still has about 5-7 Group Leader positions to fill for the summer season. Apply now and join their final training on June 19th (with work through September).

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Guides leading adventure experiences with Summit Achievement will take students out of their comfort zone and familiar environments by immersing them in unfamiliar backcountry settings.

Summit Achievement combines the best features of a wilderness program and special needs boarding school by integrating a residential milieu and traditional academic instruction with outdoor adventure-based therapy.

Program in the Spotlight Guides are responsible for providing supervision, guidance, mentorship and instruction to a small group of adolescents with mild to moderate social, emotional and educational challenges. Responsibilities include facilitating activities, group processing sessions, 4-season backcountry expeditions and working as a member of a team fulfilling the duties of a Logistician, Medic or Team Leader. Summer seasonal (May through mid-August) and year-round positions are available, with a work shift schedule from Tuesday to Tuesday every other week. To apply, email your resume and cover letter (specifying whether you're looking for year-round or seasonal work) to Anson McNulty.

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Working at Confluence is an avenue to explore careers in therapeutic services, experiential education, mental health, social work and agrarian living.

Working at Confluence is an avenue to explore careers in therapeutic services, experiential education, mental health, social work and agrarian living.

Cool Job of the Week Confluence combines a Vermont residential care setting with the prescriptive use of outdoor adventure and wilderness experiences to guide young adult men facing mental health, motivational and relational challenges towards engaged, positive and fulfilling lives. Field Mentors role model, facilitate and participate in the daily routine with program participants, implement weekly therapeutic treatment plans, mentor direct intentional group sessions, facilitate team building initiatives, and accompany a Field Guide on excursions. Working to help plan and design group excursions, Field Guides teach and implement strong backcountry skills, leading participants on weekly excursions backpacking, biking, canoeing, snowshoeing, climbing and backcountry camping. An 8-day on, 6-day off bi-weekly schedule comprises of off-site adventure programming and activities on the farm. If you like helping people, love being outdoors, and being part of a supportive and dedicated owner-operated community, submit an application, resume, cover letter and 2 letters of recommendation to Foster Post.

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Work with City Kids Wilderness Project this summer and provide life-enriching experiences for underserved and at-risk youth.

Become a positive role model. Develop proactive relationships. Teach life skills. Promote successful outcomes. Facilitate personal and team growth. Lead outdoor activities and trips.

Cool Job of the Week Outdoor Adventure Program Staff with City Kids Wilderness Project provide life-enriching experiences for underserved and at-risk youth. Applicants should have experience working with children in an outdoor, camp or residential setting (trip leading preferred), competence in teaching, counseling, and guiding youth (at-risk youth preferred), and general to advanced knowledge and ability in a variety of activities (from canoeing, backpacking and rock climbing to games & initiatives and experiential education). These residential, full-time positions run from June 6th to August 20th. If you have patience, initiative, enthusiasm, a proactive communication style, flexibility and energy, email your cover letter and resume to Colleen McHugh.

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This is a lifestyle fully supportive of your personal and spiritual development where there is space, time, and encouragement for self-nurturing and the intention is to use every interaction as an opportunity to become more present and conscious.

This is a very unusual job opportunity for a very unusual person who is looking for a holistic lifestyle where work and play and home are blended together, and contentment fulfillment and connection with others is the priority rather than accumulating wealth or self-preservation.

Cool Job of the Week Sky Meadow Retreat is a small boutique retreat center and organic farm hosting solo and group retreats of 10–16 people for 2–10 nights focused on personal and spiritual growth. Now seeking a Marketing & Business Manager who will handle all marketing for retreats, including social media, web site development, online courses, video and audio production. Responsibilities also include helping to organize and manage the business, including finances, bookings and correspondence with customers, and providing orientations for retreat groups. If this is a good fit for all, you will also have an opportunity to be a co-owner of the business. Applicants should have experience with current digital marketing platforms, retreat centers and organic farming or homesteading. If you are looking for meaningful work and a simple lifestyle within a community focused on personal growth and spiritual development, contact Miles Sherts to explore this unique opportunity.

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Odiyan Retreat Center, a spiritual and ecological sanctuary, offers hands-on work and skill training in a challenging volunteer work retreat program where work is the vehicle for your inner development.

Work and learn in the gardens at Odiyan Buddhist Center. Grow vegetables. Beautify the Temples. Connect to other spiritually minded people in an active, engaged environment.

Cool Job of the Week Karma Yoga, Service and Learning! Odiyan Retreat Center, a spiritual and ecological sanctuary in northern California, offers hands-on work and skill training in a challenging volunteer work retreat program where work is the vehicle for your inner development. Revel in natural beauty, fresh air, clean water and nutritious vegetarian food while you contribute to preserving enlightened knowledge for the benefit of all humanity. Includes classes on Buddhism, housing, vegetarian meals and small living allowance. Now seeking one or two Gardeners to work in the organic vegetable garden beginning this summer.

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Learn more about working for WinGate Wilderness Therapy Program in the pristine red rock territory of Utah.

Be genuine. Inspire lives. Change hearts. Be part of an incredible adventure with a unique wilderness therapy program in southern Utah's pristine red rock territory.

Cool Job of the Week With a stunning landscape providing a powerful backdrop for life-changing experiences, WinGate Wilderness Therapy Field Guides will use the wilderness and primitive living skills as metaphors to enable change of heart in each of their students. The best practices of the wilderness are combined with the best clinical techniques in order to take wilderness therapy to a dramatically higher level of integration and results.

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Are you looking for meaningful work where you can make a difference in people’s lives while working in beautiful, outdoor settings?

Are you looking for meaningful work where you can make a difference in people’s lives while working in beautiful outdoor settings?

Cool Job of the Week Combining a challenging backpacking and outdoor adventure experience with an intensive clinical immersion, New Vision Wilderness Field Instructors serve as healthy role models for struggling young adults in Oregon and Wisconsin. You will live, eat and work together as a group, and also help process and guide clients to more appropriate decisions in their life. While in the outdoors, you will teach outdoor living skills (building shelters, preparing food, making fires), use problem solving techniques to maneuver through environmental challenges, and lead daily personal reflective time, journaling and meditation activities.

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Working for Outback Therapeutic Expeditions is not just a job, it's a journey.

Are you looking to affect change in young people’s lives while developing your own leadership and outdoor resume? Come to Outback Therapeutic Expeditions for a truly life-changing career in wilderness therapy!

Cool Job of the Week Working for Outback Therapeutic Expeditions is not just a job, it's a journey. It is an experience that will challenge and reward you in countless ways as you touch the lives of students in your care. It is emotionally, physically and mentally challenging—and will probably become the most memorable and most fulfilling job you'll ever have. If you are an individual who can establish relationships fast, enjoys working with teenagers, loves adventure, and is outgoing, active, and can work well in a team environment, check out Outback!

Outback is also seeking a Masters level Field Therapist who is working on hours for licensure. Immediate career opening!

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