Extended Care Lead Instructor


Thorne Nature Experience


Boulder, CO



Paul Humes

Easy Apply! Email paul@thornenature.org with you interest and resume or experience.

Job Purpose: Extended Care Lead Instructors coordinate and lead our Extended Care program, which runs after the day camp program from 2:30-5:30 pm Monday-Friday. 

Principal Responsibilities: 

• Plan and run fun, hands-on activities that continue to inspire and cultivate nature connection after the standard camp day 

• Mentor different groups of campers from 5-11 years old every week and guide them through engaging activities outdoors and indoors. Extended Care camps have a ratio of15 campers per staff member. The Extended Care program typically has 30 campers per week. 

• Supervise support staff for the Extended Care Program at your site 

• Maintain cleanliness of the site and manage site supplies 

• Act as a role model for all participants, illustrating appropriate behavior and environmental ethics 

• Encourage a joyful, safe, meaningful experience for participants