Overview

JOB DESCRIPTION: PROGRAM DIRECTOR
Job Type: Full-time, Salaried, Exempt

Compensation:
Salary range $50,000-$60,000 DOE
Benefits: Healthcare Reimbursement plan, 3% Matching IRA (after 12 months), paid holidays, vacation (15 days) & (6) flex days.

Position Purpose:
Peak 7 Adventures’ mission is to provide a first-rate outdoor adventure experience that engages youth spiritually, physically, mentally and emotionally to help them realize a greater potential. Peak 7 accomplishes this through three main endeavors: partnering with community nonprofits and youth organizations, facilitating a variety of outdoor programs, and equipping and engaging committed volunteers. This position directs all internal aspects of Peak 7 Adventures programs including program development, program staff oversight, volunteer engagement, and facilities management.

Please visit our website at https://www.peak7.org/program-director-job-opening for a more complete job description.

Tagged as: Administrative Staff, Climbing Skills, Full Time, Instruction and Guiding, Water Skills

Qualifications:

Desired Experience/Certifications:
Three to five years of experience administering outdoor programs, or equivalent
Education and training in leadership & management
Experience with various technology platforms including Google Suite and Excel.
Instructor certifications in mountaineering, rafting, climbing and/or paddling preferred.
Demonstrated ability to take initiative, think creatively and work collaboratively and independently.

Required Skills:

Skills & Knowledge:
Familiarity with the skills, vernacular, central issues and concerns of outdoor recreation disciplines.
Ability to address complex issues related to outdoor recreation programming that include a wide variety of subject matter and a multi-faceted mission.
Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to relate to diverse populations.
Demonstrated success in leading and developing a professional staff/team, including volunteers.

About Peak 7 Adventures

Peak 7 Adventures is a faith-based 501(c)3 non-profit providing life-changing outdoor adventures to under-resourced young people across the Pacific Northwest. We exist to provide a first-rate outdoor adventure experience that engages youth spiritually, physically, mentally and emotionally to help them realize a greater potential.

Application Instructions

Please send a cover letter and resume with complete job history to Jenny Weddle, Peak 7 Operations Director at [email protected]