JOB DESCRIPTION Fish for Change is fueled off of our volunteer alumni base. Students who have grown up joining us in summer programs and have naturally transitioned into positions of leadership within the organization. Trip Leaders have a super power we do not take lightly - to create an inclusive, educational space and set the tone for the week. Trip Leaders are the liaison between the students, fishery, and community.
There are two parts to this job - the work leading into programs and running the programs themselves.
Yearly Expectations Assist in establishing course work Correspond with students to prepare them for their trips Work with Director of Operations on initiatives Connect F4C with your network Actively develop skills needed to be a strong educator
Program Expectations Meet and fly with students to location Open stream of communication with parents Prepare students and coach them on the fishery Liaison between community and student Lead evening discussions Collect photos and writing Keep social up to date throughout course of the week Mentor and friend to the student body
REQUIREMENTS 21 years and UP Alumni of the program location being applied for CPR / First Aid Certified Knowledge of fishery, community, and environment Experienced fly fisherman Passion in education and working with high school age groups Interest in pursing a career in the outdoor space
Application due by December 1st Phone Interviews before December 15th Accepted by January 1st