Chief Advancement Officer

Youth Outside is now hiring for a Chief Advancement Officer. Please see full job description here.

Program Associate

Youth Outside is now hiring for a Program Associate. Please see full job description here.


Local and Statewide Listings

Youth Outside regularly updates this page to include employment and related opportunities in the outdoor field. Please contact info@youthoutside.org if you would like to add your organization’s open positions.

**NEW** Athenian School: Outdoor Instructor.

**NEW** Brown Girl Surf: Associate Director. Applications due January 24, 2020.

**NEW** Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program at UC Santa Cruz: Paid, Two-Year Conservation Program Summer Scholar. Each March, 20 early-undergraduate Scholars from around the country are selected to participate in a two-year conservation mentorship program centered on the summers between academic years. Each Summer Scholar receives a $4,400 stipend and funding to cover travel, room, and board. The program’s goal is to serve students from groups traditionally underrepresented in conservation, across disciplines, who can contribute to diversifying, redefining, and strengthening efforts to protect land, wildlife, and water. Applications due February 5, 2020.

**NEW** Literacy for Environmental Justice: Community Programs Coordinator. Preferred start date January 31, 2020.

**NEW** Naturebridge: Multiple Environmental Science Educators. Applications for Yosemite National Park due February 14, 2020. Applications for Golden Gate National Recreation Area due March 15, 2020.

**NEW** The Nature Conservancy: Education Fellow and Visitation Manager.

**NEW** The Trust For Public Land: Field Representative – Northern California.

Adventure Risk Challenge: No open positions at present, check back soon.

Avid4 Adventure: Multiple positions. Currently hiring outdoor educators in the San Francisco Bay Area and in Colorado, for paid summer positions, working with pre-K through middle school youth on rock climbing, kayaking, mountain biking, hiking, stand-up paddle boarding, and learning survival skills. They provide all-sport training for staff. E-mail questions to victoria@avid4.com

Bridges Rock Gym: Multiple positions.

California Academy of Sciences: Multiple positions.

California Association for Environmental & Outdoor Education (AEOE): Multiple positions.

California Coastal Commission: Multiple positions.

California Coastal Conservancy: Multiple positions.

California State Parks Foundation: No open positions at present, check back soon.

Camp Phoenix: Program Manager.

Canopy: Multiple AmeriCorps/Public Allies Program positions.

City Surf Project: Development Director.

East Bay Regional Park District: Multiple positions.

Environmental Leadership Program: No current openings, check back soon.

Environmental Traveling Companions (ETC): Multiple positions.

Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy: Multiple positionsandinternships.

Hidden Villa: Multiple positions.

Lawrence Hall of Science: Multiple positions.

Mosaic Project: Multiple positions.

The National Park Service: Interpretation, Education, Volunteer & Youth Fellow

NatureBridge: Multiple positions.

Oakland Leaf: Multiple positions.

Outward Bound California: Multiple positions. Currently hiring for multiple Bay Area, High Sierra, and Southern California field and/or administrative positions. Applications accepted on a rolling basis, with some due no later than January 1, 2020. See site for more detailed info.

Pisces Foundation: Multiple positions, open until filled.

Point Bonita YMCA: Director of Group Services.

Project Avary: No Current Openings, check back soon.

Richmond, City of: Aquatics Instructor and Recreation Program Leader – $16-$20/hr.

San Francisco Parks Alliance: Multiple positions.

San Francisco Public Utilities Commission: College Hill Learning Garden Associate Educator. Application instructions here.

San Francisco Recreation and Parks: Multiple positions.

San Francisco, City of:Multiple positions.

Seeds of Awareness: Multiple positions.

Sierra Nevada Journeys: Residential Outdoor Science Instructors.

Slide Ranch: Multiple Teacher-in-Residence positions.

Sonoma Water: Paid Water and Energy Education Internship.

Ten Strands: No open positions at present, check back soon.

Tides Center – Marine Education Project: Education Program Assistant.

The Trust for Public Land: Multiple positions.

Walk San FranciscoMultiple internships.

YMCA of San Francisco: Multiple positions at multiple sites.


National Listings

**NEW** The Mott Foundation: Multiple Program Officer and Grants Administrator positions (Flint, MI).

**NEW** New England Grassroots Environmental Fund: Program Manager (Newmarket, NH).

**NEW** TeamWorks (A Collaboration between TEENS, Inc. and Lincoln Hills Cares): Multiple land management Crew Member and Crew Leader paid internships (Nederland, CO).

350.org: Multiple positions.

Barr Foundation: Multiple positions (Boston, MA).

Grist (Environmental Media Organization): Multiple positions (Seattle, WA). 

Hispanic Access Foundation: Latino Heritage Internship Program (National).

Muddy Sneakers: Multiple Positions (SC).

National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS): Multiple positions (New York, NY).

Oregon Community Foundation: Multiple positions (Portland, OR).