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Summer Bike Camp Instructors

Job description

Cascade Bicycle Club is seeking instructors to teach summer camps for youth age 6-15. Ideal candidates will be enthusiastic and experienced teachers with significant experience team teaching, working with youth and teaching bicycling skills. Instructors should have a history of success working with various ages (6-15 y/o) and learning styles and have an appreciation for hands-on, applied learning. In addition to specific safety and bike handling skills, the camps aim to teach critical thinking skills and encourage leadership development.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • One year of experience teaching youth, preferably more
  • Ability to work successfully with various learning styles and personalities
  • Demonstrated experience working with youth teaching applied, hands-on skills
Preferred qualifications
  • Certified by the League of American Bicyclists as an LCI (League Cycling Instructor)
  • Bicycle maintenance and mechanic skills and ability to teach them
  • Experience working for non-profit organizations
  • Certified in first aid and CPR

Position requirements

  • Available for curriculum and first aid training Saturday, June 14, 2014
  • Available to teach several weeks between June 23 and August 29, 2014

Camp and position details

  • The camps will have about a 4:1 student:instructor ratio 
  • Positions will be seasonal and part-time
  • Positions are compensated on an hourly basis and do not include benefits 
  • Background checks will be required before camp instructors are hired 
  • Camps will be held outdoors
  • Instructors will report to the Classes and Camps Coordinator 

APPLY

Submit a resume and cover letter to joshm(at)cascadebicycleclub.org with “Camp Instructor Application” in the subject heading. The Application deadline is Friday April 25th at 5:00 PM Pacific Time.