Program Officer (Outdoor Camps)

Careers in the Outdoors

Program Officer (Outdoor Camps)


A program officer at camps involves a range of positions working at an outdoor camp facility; within this camp, you may undertake many different roles, from being a program assistant, activity instructor, school camp facilitator, or outdoor education teacher. Within these roles, you typically get to experience a wide range of outdoor environments and activities. For example,

you may assist in setting up the high ropes course in the morning and running a session on rock climbing in the afternoon.

Popular job titles in this job include:

  • School Camp Activity Instructor
  • School Camp Program Assistant
  • School Camp Facilitator
  • Outdoor Education Teacher