Provide training and full time work experience to develop the knowledge and skills to effectively teach and facilitate small groups
Provide an individual with the opportunity to determine their suitability for a career in experiential education
Provide Inner Quest with an opportunity, through evaluation, to determine whether to offer an individual employment at the end of the program
Applicants should have an intense desire to learn, work hard, have fun, and develop into a professional member of the Inner Quest team
Minimum 18 years of age
Applicants who have or are pursuing a college degree are preferred
Current First Aid, CPR, and/or Lifeguarding certification preferred
Experience in challenge course, rock climbing, canoeing and other outdoor activities is desirable, but not necessary
The primary prerequisites are maturity, sound judgment, interest, and stamina
Programming occurs in the Northern Virginia area with some programs in Maryland and West Virginia
Individuals are responsible for providing their own transportation and housing
mid-August to November
About INNER QUEST, Inc.
Inner Quest, Inc., is an experiential education organization working with more than 250 institutions a year. We encourage holistic growth by designing challenging adventures for individuals and groups of every age. We facilitate a wide variety of exhilarating activities including challenge course, rock climbing, rappelling, canoeing, and expeditions! Inner Quest adventures build teams, strengthen communication, deepen interpersonal responsibility, compassion, and heighten sensitivity to the natural environment. Thousands of people have experienced the benefits of Inner Quest’s unique adaptive programming: schools, colleges and universities, corporations, scouts, churches, interest groups and special populations. Inner Quest is conveniently located just outside of the Washington, D.C. area, with easy access to world-class paddling, biking, climbing, and hiking in a setting rich with history.