High Sierra Program Intern

Website Outward Bound California

Change lives with challenge and discovery

The High Sierra Program Internship is a hands-on introduction to the Outward Bound educational model through all lenses of the organization. Interns have two primary roles: Instructional Intern and Logistics Intern. Through these roles, Interns gain a comprehensive understanding of outdoor education programming and facilitation. Between 2-4 weeks of their time will be spent on our backpacking/rock climbing courses in an observational and mentored capacity, working directly with students. Additionally, 1-3 weeks will be spent in the world of the Logistics Coordinator, orchestrating all logistical needs to support courses. The remainder of their contract will be spent building community, gaining professional development, and supporting program administrative needs. Interns are supervised by a High Sierra Program Administrator.

  • Monthly flat $1,240 reimbursement for living expenses
  • Room and board provided
  • Internship tentatively starts late April through mid-August, with an expectation of ~22 work days/month


Apply and learn more on our website!

To apply for this job please visit www.outwardboundcalifornia.org.

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