Fly Fishing Trip LeaderWilderness Adentures Location:Jackson Hole, WyomingExperience:Some experience requiredStart Date:Job starts in 6 months (Jun 05, 2020)
Wilderness Adventures boasts 47 years of success in providing life-changing summer adventures for students. Nothing is more essential to this success than the enthusiasm, skills and dedication of our leaders. Leading for Wilderness Adventures offers the opportunity to experience a wide range of exciting locations, cultures, and remote wilderness areas, all the while providing a group of students with an unmatched opportunity for growth that they will remember for the rest of their lives.
Wilderness Adventures is looking fortrip leaders who are enthusiastic about leading fly fishing trips in the Rocky Mountain West. Teaching the art of fly fishing tostudents ages 11-18in group settings. Leaders will guide groups of 10-12 students, with a co-leader through exciting yet challenging adventure activities, as well as teach the curriculum designed for each of our trip types.The trips are both mentally and physically challenging for leaders and participants, with adventures ranging from two to three weeks.
Wilderness Adventures seeksfly fishing leaders who will be a positive influence on the participants, an inspirational role model, devoted to supporting student growth and education throughout the trip and creating a fun and non-competitive environment in which the students can thrive. Our fly fishing leaders and students participate in a wide variety of activities such as:backpacking inNational Parks and wilderness areas, rock climbing, whitewater rafting, and much more.Experience in these activities is helpful, but not required. We do ask that fly fishing leaders can demonstrate an intermediate to advanced knowledge offly fishing, either gained through personal or professional experience. Leaders will work with professional fly fishing guides to help teach students the basics of fishing, thenleaders are expected to help students advance their skills and practice the art of fly fishing as they travel in the backcountry.
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