Position title
Adventure Facilitator (on-call/peak day)

Make your own schedule at Wildwood this spring and fall!

Activity Leaders at Wildwood help youth learn and grow during the summer. This position creates memorable experiences for youth through activities like archery, canoeing, swimming, giant swing, team building, rock climbing and more. An Activity Leader is the lead facilitator in various adventure activities (i.e. archery, canoeing, high ropes, low ropes, and aquatics). Activity Leaders will also support other staff in supervision small groups of youth. Training is provided for the adventure activities and is available for group facilitation.


Responsibilities will include:

  • Facilitating activities for youth and adults
  • Ensuring that all participants follow safety guidelines as instructed by the facilitator
  • Managing activity equipment and camp facilities
  • Completing required documentation
  • Maintaining cleanliness of camp\'s grounds and buildings


Core Competencies Include:

  • Ability to observe a group and adjust activities to meet their needs
  • Ability to memorize activity directions and present to a group
  • Ability to understand, follow, teach and enforce safety procedures in specialty areas (i.e. archery, boating, fishing, team building, high ropes, etc)
  • Ability to match equipment to each participant
  • Ability to maintain composure at high elevation
  • Ability to train and pass lifeguard certification

Physical Demands Include:

  • Standing, walking, climbing, crawling, twisting, pulling, near and far sight vision, and lifting up to 50 lbs.


Job Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma
  • Must submit to  a background check

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor\'s Degree
  • First Aid/CPR Training
  • Lifeguard Certification
  • Facilitation or experience in team building, rock climbing, canoeing, kayaking and/or archery, etc.
Job Benefits
  • Starting salary at $120/Day
  • Accommodations available during scheduled days



To be considered, please submit an application at the link to the right. Please direct questions to Amanda Hall, Program Manager at amanda@wildwoodctr.org

No calls, please.

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Employment Type
Beginning of employment
April 1, 2023
Duration of employment
April-May, August-October
Outdoor Education
Job Location
7095 West 399th Street, LaCygne, KS, 66040
Base Salary
$120 Per day
Date posted
January 30, 2023
Valid through
June 1, 2023
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