Stevenson School is seeking Trip Leaders for our “Sophomore Wilderness Expedition.” This is a 10 day backpacking course in Henry Coe State Park May 23 – June 1, 2023. A staff training session will be conducted in the days prior (May 21 – 22). Current WFR and CPR certifications are required as is passing a LiveScan background check.

BRIEF PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: The Stevenson Wilderness Expedition is a voluntary 10-day backpacking trip for students aged 14-16. Coed crews of 8-10 students are accompanied by one – two outdoor educators (adults) and two student (11th and 12th grade) leaders, as they travel through Henry Coe State Park. The primary purpose of the Expedition is to provide personal growth opportunities to the students. Field crews are supported by a front-country manager that provides logistical and emergency assistance. The weekend prior to the expedition is set aside for ‘Staff Training.

Tagged as: Instruction and Guiding


WFR Certification, Clearing a State of California “Livescan” background check (required of all who come in contact with school age children), Experience leading extended outdoor trips for under-18 youth

Required Skills:

Strong bakpacking and outdoor skills, ability to hike 8+ miles per day with a pack

Preferred Skills:

Valid Driver's License

About Stevenson School

Stevenson School is a coeducational, private school for boarding and day students in preschool through twelfth grade. Its high school campus is located in Pebble Beach, California.

Application Instructions

Apply online at https://stevensonschool.applytojob.com/apply/F7ZQWGwrAH/Wilderness-Trip-Leader?source=Our%20Career%20Page%20Widget or email a resume and cover letter to [email protected]