COSA Cal-Wood is Hiring Field Instructors

Cal-Wood Education Center is seeking positive and adaptable applicants for an exciting and rewarding field instructor position. Instructors are responsible for providing a fun and educational experience for a learning group made up of 10-15 students, leading outdoor recreation and teaching environmental science lessons. Cal-Wood offers 2-4 day programs for grades 3-8th.

Field instructor position runs August 7, 2023, through June 1, 2024, with the possibility to extend for the summer and additional seasons. Summer and winter responsibilities may include serving as counselor for summer camps or family camps, facilitating outdoor recreation such as fishing, archery, snowshoeing and hiking with diverse groups, and helping to maintain trails, facilities, educational materials and gear room. There may be the opportunity to take unpaid time off in the winter (mid December through mid February) and summer (June-July) depending on program schedules. We pay a monthly salary and provide shared housing with a private room in Jamestown, CO.


$2669/monthly plus housing.

Housing provided on site or nearby in Jamestown. Private room. Meals available when working programs.

Insurance available: 75% of health insurance premium covered by Cal-Wood. 100% dental insurance. 100% vision.

100% life insurance and accidental death and dismemberment premium

Retirement plan

Paid holidays

Paid vacation

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