Work for Us

Head Instructor

The Head Instructor is to be in charge of all things in relation to classes and instruction for a Vertical World location in conjunction with the Regional Director of Instruction (RDI).

Responsibilities include but are not limited to

· Track class enrollment and communicate enrollment #s to RDI

· Facilitate, implement, and schedule new class offerings

· Regular check ins with RDI (at least quarterly)

· Train all in house staff on instruction techniques for VW classes

· Maintain outdoor gear and employee equipment

· Scheduling and teaching private instruction

· Keeps staff up to date on changes and or additions to the VW instructional programs

· Communicate with management and marketing coordinators about promoting classes in need of marketing

· Promptly respond to all email and other communications from clientele or VW staff

· Communicate with Head Instructors at other VW locations for consistency of teaching practices and offerings

· Observes and evaluates instructors teaching classes

· Creates and keeps instructor records current and up to date

· Perform annual reviews for instructors in conjunction with manager

· Check website and in-house schedule to ensure schedule is consistently represented


· Self-motivated and able to act independently

· High level of organization and attention to detail

· Great communication skills

· Ability to deal with difficult circumstances with a positive attitude

· Intimate knowledge of climbing instruction, training, and technical access methods

Position is open to internal and external applicants
Please send resumes to Mattie and Bret
Applications due by February 25th