Whitewater Paddling Instructor

Camp High Rocks has several openings for instructors in its summer whitewater program. Instructors should be experienced in open boats, kayaks, and C-1s. Rivers we paddle include the Chattooga, Nantahala, Tuckaseegee, French Broad, Green, Pigeon, and Toe. Experience on these rivers is preferred.

Responsibilities: Instruct canoeing in a safe and fun manner on our 11-acre lake and on river trips. Male applicants would also be cabin counselors for 5-7 boys, ages 7-16. Female applicants would have additional program duties in place of cabin coverage.

Qualifications: At least 19 years of age or rising college sophomore with a strong interest in teaching children. Previous whitewater paddling experience preferred.

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

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