A Leader In Wilderness Therapy
Trails Carolina is a therapeutic wilderness program offering a unique combination of backcountry expedition and base camp programming to help troubled teens reach their full potential. Our Wilderness Field Instructors (WFI) play an integral role in this process, leading youth as they engage in a wide variety of activities.Group backpacking expeditions in the beautiful wilderness of Western North Carolina- Therapeutic work with horses to teach communication skills- Yoga and mindfulness practice to foster a holistic sense of wellbeing- Classrooms that reignite a love of learning through nature and hands-on engagement- Primitive wilderness skills work to build confidence and mastery in the outdoors-Adventure education activities like rock climbing and canoeing to challenge comfort zones and create peak experiences.
Powerful opportunity to help struggling teens through Wilderness Therapy!
Benefits: Health, Vision, Dental. 401k. PTO at Lead Instructor Level. Prodeal, Wholesale Gear Discount
Compassionate, Gritty, Problem-Solver, Resilient, Fun!
Housing options are available while on shift! WFI stay with students on shift, either in tarps, tents, cabins, or yurts.
Mountain Bike, Rock Climb, Backpack, Hike, Whitewater, Paddle, Art, Beer!
Meals included only while on shift.