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Professional Outdoor Instructor Positions


Now hiring for Spring, Summer, and Fall, 2014!

Our Professional Outdoor Instructors receive a unique opportunity to teach multiple different aspects of outdoor education: one day might be spent teaching fifth graders about the environment, and another may be spent leading a corporate group through teambuilding activities on our low or high challenge courses. On our 2,500-acre campus we have been providing educational, recreational and professional service opportunities to youth and adults for over 60 years. For our instructors we seek dynamic and talented individuals with a passion for outdoor environmental and experiential education. This multi-faceted position entails teaching and facilitating a variety of programs with various populations through two of our program areas: Environmental Education and Adventure Education.

Bradford Woods is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate with regard to race, creed, color, age, gender, national origin, disability, or marital status.

Job Title: Professional Outdoor Instructor (POI) – POI Job Description

Summary Description of Position:

  • Spring and Fall positions include teaching environmental education and facilitating teambuilding programs
  • Summer positions include programming and cabin life for Environmental Explorers camp as well as facilitating teambuilding programs for Adventure Education and Retreats

How to apply

Visit the Employment Packet page for forms you’ll need to fill out. Please direct all correspondence including applications to:

Melanie Wills, Director of Outdoor Education and Professional Services
mjwills@indiana.edu, 765-342-2915, ext 5238

Complete applications will be reviewed by a hiring team and response given only if requesting an interview. This is a competitive position. Please ensure the entire application is submitted including cover letter and resume prior to applying.