Outdoor Science Principal
Job Details
Entry
Carolina Creek - Huntsville, TX
Seasonal
4 Year Degree
None
Day
Creation Care
Outdoor Science Principal

Do you love implementing camp program and seeing kids experience wonder and awe in nature? Join our Outdoor Science Team! Do you enjoy facilitating the details of camp and seeing how your work directly impacts student's lives? Are you interested in leading others in teaching and being outdoors? Our relationship based, nature oriented Outdoor Science Program exposes students to the wonder of nature through hands-on science lessons, adventure experiences, and team building. The Outdoor Science team is a group of Jesus loving outdoor enthusiasts that set aside several months to live in community and join us in our mission.

 

Position Objective:

The Outdoor Science Principal assumes responsibility for overseeing staff, students, and teachers while implementing the daily details of the Outdoor Science Program and facilities. You will also assists in regular program duties, including team-building and adventure activities, as well as additional guest group support responsibilities when outdoor science is not in session (additional support duties with facilities, housekeeping, food service, and adventure recreation. He/she will be responsible to model a genuine lifestyle of Christian discipleship in a manner consistent with Carolina Creek’s mission, vision, and values.

 

Outdoor Science Principal will have the option to live in an intentional, Christ centered community with other staff in shared housing. Staff are invited to join a community built on authentic and hospitable relationships.

  • Training January 5–17: Program: Jan 18 - April 25th

  • Weekly compensation with housing and meals (Starting at $325)

  • Wed-Fri Principal duties, Fri-Sunday/M-T Additional camp duties

  • Paid staff training

  • Spiritual formation

  • Deep and lasting friendships

 

 

Education/Certifications/Licenses
  • Bachelor's Degree preferred in any field of study or equivalent work experience
  • Must have a current valid driver’s license.
  • CPR First Aid Certified
  • Ability to be Lifeguard certified
 
Work Experience
  • Demonstrated experience working with and teaching students
  • Experience coordinating camp programs
  • Supervisory experience
 
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Ability to lead peers, school teachers, and students
  • Ability to be flexible, adaptable, and problem solve
  • Familiar with risk management in an outdoor setting
  • Ability to relate to a variety of age groups and effectively communicate to teachers, school principals, peers, and students.
  • Familiar with Google Suite
  • Ability to work with a team with good judgment and decision making abilities.
  • Must exhibit great interpersonal skills with people of all ages.
  • Mature understanding and respect for authority and peers, as well as camp guidelines and principles.
  • Ability to engage in a variety of outdoor activities.
  • A heart to serve whenever needed.
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