Company Name:

Raven's Way/SEARHC

Location:

Sitka, Alaska

Approximate Salary:

$17

Job Category:

Other

Position Type:

Full Time

Required Experience:

Entry Level

Required Education:

High School or equivalent

Date Posted:

August 14, 2017

Wilderness Expedition Specialist I-lll

Position Summary

Provides adolescent counseling and treatment in a residential program with challenge wilderness components and maintains the safety of all students in the adolescent substance abuse program.  This position is located in the Raven's Way Program, Community Health Services.

 

Position Qualifications for Wilderness Expedition Specialist I

 

Education:

·         High school diploma or GED

·         6 months demonstrated group leadership experience

·         One year work experience with at-risk adolescents

·         Two years wilderness and/or experiential education experience

·         AK driver’s license preferred

·         Wilderness First Responder or Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician certification

·         State Drug & Alcohol Counselor Technician certification or ability to attain certification within one year of hire

·         Applicant needs to be 21 years or older

 

Position Qualifications for Wilderness Expedition Specialist II

·         High school diploma or GED.

·         Undergraduate work in outdoor leadership/education or psychology/counseling preferred but not required.

·         Specialized training in Ropes Course facilitation.

·         A minimum of leading four expeditions in the RW Program or 2 in RW and 2 in comparable program to include both kayak and backpacking.

·         Wilderness First Responder or Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician certification.

·         2 years work experience with at-risk adolescents in a lead position as a wilderness instructor.

OR:

·         Successful completion of a BS/BA degree in a related field and one year experience with at-risk youth in a wilderness setting.

·         2 years wilderness and/or experiential education experience (may be concurrent with above)

·         State Drug & Alcohol Counselor Level I certification or its equivalent in another state or ability to attain at time of original hire.

·         AK driver’s license preferred.

 

Position Qualifications for Wilderness Expedition Specialist III

·         Associates Degree in Human Services field.

·         Undergraduate work in outdoor leadership/education or psychology/counseling preferred but not required.

·         Wilderness First Responder or Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician certification.

·         State Drug & Alcohol Counselor Level II certification or its equivalent in another state or ability to attain at time of original hire.

·         AK driver’s license preferred.

Company Name:

Raven's Way/SEARHC

Location:

Sitka, Alaska

Approximate Salary:

$17

Job Category:

Other

Position Type:

Full Time

Required Experience:

Entry Level

Required Education:

High School or equivalent

Date Posted:

August 14, 2017

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