Fishing Instructor Jobs
Camp High Rocks, a private boys camp in Western North Carolina, has fishing instructor positions open. Our program focuses on the entire aspect of the sport including habitat, knots, pole setup, casting, landing, releasing, and other fishing techniques and methods. Instruction will be provided through a series of techniques including cane pole, spin cast, bait cast, and fly fishing methods. Staff will lead campers through a progression of skills on our eleven acre lake and then provide some tripping opportunities on other local lakes and streams.
Responsibilities: Fishing instructors oversee hour long lessons on our eleven acre lake. Participants work through a progression of skills that will provide for successful fishing adventures. Male staff would also serve as a cabin counselor for group of 5-7 boys. Female applicants would have additional program duties in place of cabin coverage.
Qualifications: At least 19 years of age or rising college sophomore. Applicants should have a strong interest in working with children, as well as, experience with fishing techniques and methods. Preference given to those who possess knowledge in multiple methods as well as instruction experience.
Benefits: From $300 to $420 per week for the nine week season, depending on experience and qualifications. Training courses available in late May. Includes room, board, and free laundry facilities; staff lounge and wireless internet available; extensive professional discounts; an incredible location with over 1000 acres of wilderness; adjacent to Dupont State Forest, and a 15 minute drive to Pisgah National Forest.
Dates: May 25 – August 5, 2023
- Complete our online application: How to Apply for a Position
- Email Woody Noland at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Call (828) 885-2153 – Please ask for Woody Noland or Elizabeth Gentle. We are excited to hear from you!