Overview

The Program Assistant (PA) provides leadership and support in the areas of program delivery/logistics, academic support, technical skill instruction, group dynamics, risk management, and emergency response on the Westminster Outdoor Education and Leadership (OEL) Field Semester. The PA serves as the single consistent staff and instructor throughout the entire semester. They are a liaison between the OEL faculty, who will rotate throughout the semester. They also play an essential role in the development, cohesion, and maintenance of the Field Semester student and staff community for the entirety of the semester.

This is a temporary position for Fall 2022 semester. In addition to salary, compensation will include access to healthcare benefits, plus food, lodging, transportation, and access to a Swiftwater Rescue course and Wilderness First Responder re-certification (via a Standard WFR.) Employment dates: 8/17/2022 – 11/15/2022. Pay is $10,000 pre-tax ($125 per day).

Tagged as: Instruction and Guiding

Qualifications:

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Required Skills:

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Preferred Skills:

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About Westminster College

Through collaborative and experienced-based learning opportunities in Westminster College's Outdoor Education and Leadership program, you will develop effective leadership, risk management, communication, and outdoor skills. Challenging classes and unparalleled access to wilderness spaces such as Utah's red rock canyons, rivers, and snowy slopes gives you countless opportunities for leadership experience, professional training, and personal adventures—the great outdoors is your classroom and laboratory. Additionally, you'll work closely with faculty mentors to find opportunities outside of the classroom with the Westminster Outdoor Program and the businesses that make up Salt Lake City's thriving outdoor industry.

Application Instructions

Apply at https://westminstercollege.peopleadmin.com/postings/1308