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P-CREW Summer Youth Corps Leader

Position OverviewThe Sierra Institute for Community and Environment is seeking ONE MORE dynamic individuals with excellent leadership skills to lead diverse groups of high school-aged students in a variety of restoration and resource management projects as part of its youth corps program: Plumas Conservation Restoration & Education in Watersheds (P-CREW). Group Leaders are responsible for managing twelve, 10th-12thgrade teens for two five-week sessions while supporting restoration efforts on the Plumas and Lassen National Forests and adjacent lands in the Northern Sierra. Participants do not go home during the five weeks, so crew leaders are on full time. Under the guidance of Sierra Institute’s P-CREW Program Manager, Program Assistant, and Assistant Coordinator, the Group Leaders will work with professional resource project partners to complete projects with students, such as fuel reduction, trail maintenance, fencing and invasive species removal. The Group Leaders will be experienced outdoor professionals with the skills and interests to serve as excellent role models with an exemplary work ethic. This is a unique opportunity to make a difference and be part of a growing, innovative program.

One of the twelve crew members will be an Alumni “All-Star” Assistant, a youth who has successfully completed a P-CREW session and is returning to gain more leadership experience.  Group Leaders will manage the Alumni All-Star Assistant and help them advance in a leadership role. This is a leader in training position.

Still accepting applications!!! Open until filled.

For a full position description click link below

P-CREW Crew Leader Description 2019.

Now Accepting Applications For P-CREW Crew Members. THERE ARE 5 RURAL SPOTS LEFT FOR SESSION ONE AND 3 FOR SESSION TWO.

The application must be FILLED OUT COMPLETELY  in order for you to be considered. If you do not receive a confirmation e-mail from P-CREW within 3 days of submitting your application, please call to verify we received your application.

Preferred Session

Session 1 - June 17 to July 18, 2019Session 2 - July 23 to August 23, 2019Flexible

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More About You

Please describe any work, volunteer or extracurricular activities you have participated in over the last 2 years.

What do you like to do in your free time?

What do you like about working with a team or group of peers? Describe an experience you’ve had working with a team or group of peers.

Why do you want to be a part of P-CREW? Why do you think you’d be a good fit?

References

Please provide the names and contact information of 2 teachers who will tell us about your positive attitude and work ethic. Please discuss the program and let the teachers know that we will be contacting them.

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