Outdoor Education

Black Rock Retreat is looking for qualified individuals to teach in our Outdoor Education program.

We are currently looking for both Resident Staff (8 months on site- housing included) and part-time (as needed) staff for our Spring season (which runs from the end of March through the end of May), Summer season (June through August) and Fall season (September through mid-November).

Experience and/or background in Education, Biology, and Youth Ministry is preferred, however the most important requirement is the desire to impact the lives of young people by sharing the love and gospel of Jesus Christ.

Major Responsiblilities for Resident Staff Include:

  • Teaching Outdoor Educiaton classes including survival, ecology, creek studies, geocaching and more.
  • Facilitating our High Ropes Course, Low Ropes course and team building inititiatives
  • Running Laser tag, archery and other exciting activities
  • Occasionally Speaking, leading worship (if that is how your gifted) and sharing your testimony with students
  • Guest services for our school groups
  • Life Guarding (we offer certification at no cost to you and paid hourly)
  • Working with our nature center animals and sharing them with students of all ages
  • (for a complete list of responsiblities request a job description using the email below)

Please contact Titus McGrath at 717-529-3232 x125 or via e-mail for more information.

Staff Application                           Job Description