Avid4 Adventure empowers kids to choose an active, outdoor lifestyle! The Expedition Camp Leadership team (Camp Director & Assistant Camp Director) forms the backbone of the Expedition program experience, and work to create a program that serves our 3 Bottom Lines: Safety First, Stellar Programs, and Happy Staff. We want Expedition Leaders that can:
Live Fun
Live Environmentally Connected
Live Truth
Live Smart(er)
Live Gratitude
Live Empowered
Live Balanced
Live Community

The CORE Responsibilities of the Expedition Leadership team:
Safety First
– Oversee safety & risk management components of all program operations
– Aid in resolving concerns to ensure physical and emotional safety for all campers and staff
Stellar Programs
– Practice servant leadership for the teams that you directly support
– Take pride in the facets of the camp that you oversee
Passionate Staff
– Get out into programs to interact with kids and staff in the field
– Share gratitude, listen always, and deliver an incredibly high level of communication

– Important Dates: This is a summer seasonal position only.
– Staff training: Virtual Camp Leadership training day in late April & full staff training begins in mid-May
– Program Dates: early/mid-June through mid-August

– Camp Director weekly pay is $1,524.60 for our California Expedition programs!
– Please visit our website for our full compensation rubric, including rates, experience “additives,” and travel stipends at https://avid4.com/jobs/compensation
– We offer affordable access to health care!

Tagged as: Backcountry Skills, Camp Counselors, Camp Staff, Teaching/Education


- Minimum 21 years of age and a sincere passion for working with kids
- 2+ years of experience leading multi-day expeditions
- Significant personal or teaching experience in one of the following sports: climbing, mountain biking, paddling, backpacking
- Camp leadership experience and aptitude for technology (Google Suite, etc.) strongly preferred
- Wilderness First Responder and CPR prior to the start of camp

About Avid4 Adventure

The mission of Avid4 Adventure is to provide kids and teens with the skills and confidence to choose active outdoor lifestyles. We transport campers to authentic local recreation areas and teach them to climb, bike, paddle, hike and thrive in the outdoors. More importantly, we teach kids and teens to assess risks, use sound judgment, and believe in their abilities. Through summer day camps, overnight camps, school programs, and events, Avid4 Adventure inspires thousands of kids and teens every year to lead active lifestyles.

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