Lumberjack Leadership Summit Job Openings
Are you interested in supporting high school students this summer? Do you want a job where you can work just a portion of the summer and then enjoy a vacation? Wouldn’t it be nice to spend some time in the cooler weather up in Flagstaff? If you answered “yes” to one, or all of these questions, we might just have the job for you!
Arizona GEAR UP is hiring for our GEAR UP Summer Leadership Academy, taking place Sunday, June 5th – Friday, June 10th in Flagstaff, Arizona. The 6-day, 5-night camp teaches high school students valuable personal development and gives students the opportunity to explore the STEAM fields. Staff will live on campus at Northern Arizona University with meals included. Staff is responsible for transportation to and from the NAU Campus.
All Lumberjack Leadership Summit staff, serve as role models for the students and help ensure the safety and well-being of the students at all times.
We have four different positions available for the week’s events, and they are as follows:
Team Leader (24 positions available) Accordion Closed
The Lumberjack Leadership Summit Team Leaders (TLs) chaperone students before, during, and after scheduled activities and meals. TLs may support session facilitators during scheduled activities by helping ensure all students are engaged by helping to enforce/reinforce rules and conduct expectations.
• Current college student
• Some experience working with youth
Workshop Facilitator (8 positions available) Accordion Closed
The GEAR UP Lumberjack Leadership Summit Workshop Facilitators (WFs) are responsible for actively engaging students in workshops using established curricula. WFs must be able to repeat workshops with different students and maintain enthusiasm and energy with each group. WFs must be comfortable speaking in front of large groups, confident in their facilitation skills, and able to lead activities and discussions.
• Upperclassman college student – college grad
• Experience working with youth
• Experience facilitating large groups
STEM Facilitator (3 positions available) Accordion Closed
The GEAR UP Lumberjack Leadership Summit STEM Facilitators (SFs) are responsible for actively engaging students in STEM workshops using established curricula, and must be able to repeat workshops with different groups of students while maintaining enthusiasm and energy with each group. The STEM material that SFs lead with is highly advanced and may require more knowledgeable staff in STEM fields.
• Teaching Certificate
• Experience teaching/facilitating
• Interest or knowledge of STEM field
Health Coordinator (1 position available) Accordion Closed
The Lumberjack Leadership Summit Health Coordinator (HC) is responsible for collaborating with other staff to ensure the health and safety of all student participants. The HC is responsible for reviewing students’ medical information as provided in their applications, administering prescription medications on a set schedule, and attending to any medical conditions of students while they are on campus. The HC is also available to evaluate any medical needs or emergencies that arise and make treatment recommendations.
• Possession of a current license to practice professional nursing, certified Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) or Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in Arizona.
• At least one year of experience as a professional registered nurse, EMT and/or CNA.
A bachelor’s degree
• Experience working with adolescents is preferred but not required.
To apply, hit the “Apply” button below and you will be taken to the NAU Career Opportunities Portal. You can search for the position by name or the job# provided. Applications close April 20.