Trackers for Life

Roles for Teens, Parents, Teachers & Seniors

Become a Tracker for Life. Everyone of every age can help build the Trackers Village. Here kids navigate real challenges, contribute to their community, and develop the grit they need to connect to nature and save the world!

Together we can offer immersive education filled with epic adventure.

Join the Trackers Village!

Learn to teach...


Forest Craft, Archery
& Wilderness Survival


Farm Craft,
Animal Care & Wild Plants


Mariners Craft,
Fishing & Boating


Outdoor Adventure,
Navigation & Climbing


Woodworking, Ceramics,
Blacksmithing & more!

Who are you?

Youth

Grades K-8

Discover Trackers Skills. Join action-packed camps. Level up in apprenticeships.

Opportunities
Summer & Break Camps
Apprenticeships & After School
Independent Study

Teens

Grades 9-12

Train in camps & programs. Get your first Trackers job. Develop professional skills.

Opportunities
Trackers Educational Programs
Mentoring & Social Connection
Jobs: Teen Intern & Teen Lead

Young Adults

College Age

Build your outdoor skills. Get leadership experience. Earn money for education & life.

Opportunities
Adult program discounts
Skill & career development
Jobs: Lead, Coordinator & more

Adults

Parents, Teachers & Seniors

Help build the Trackers Village. Share your story & experience. Connect kids to nature!

Opportunities
Adult program discounts
Help guide the Village
Jobs: Lead, Coordinator & more


What can you do?

Find Your Opportunity

Youth

Camper

Grades K-12 Trackers grows the capability of the kids and youth we serve! We offer outdoor experiences and lore often forgotten. Learn epic skills rarely found in the modern world.

Skills You Learn

  • Forest Craft, Archery & Wilderness Survival
  • Farm Craft, Animal Care & Wild Plants
  • Mariners Craft, Fishing & Boating
  • Navigation, Paddling & Rock Climbing
  • Woodworking, Ceramics, Blacksmithing & more!

Camp Opportunities (K-12)

School Year Opportunities (K-12)

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Teen

Teen Guide

14 years & up Find your first job with Trackers Earth! Earn towards education and savings, build your resume, grow your own Trackers Skills.

Benefits

  • Stand out from your peers & build your college resume
  • Train in outdoor skills, education & safety
  • Earn and save, get paid for your work
  • Learn about marketing, leadership & business
  • 25% off for all Trackers Earth programs

Teen Intern (14 years & up)

  • Role Greet campers & play games, prepare them for camp
  • Pay $15.00 - $15.25 per hour
  • Time School breaks and Summer, 2-hour shifts, morning &/or afternoon

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Teen Lead (16 years & up)

  • Role Teach outdoors and share new skills.
  • Pay $17.25 - $23.25 per hour, pay add-ons for certifications
  • Time School breaks and Summer, Monday - Friday, 9:15 AM - 2:00 PM

APPLY NOW

YA

Coordinator

Join our Trackers Team! Teach, lead, and mentor this summer. Guide kids outdoors while managing teen and adult staff. Learn and share outdoor skills while creating immersive experiences.

Benefits

  • Connect kids to nature & create awesome adventures
  • Lead and mentor youth campers & teen staff
  • Receive discounts & pro deals for outdoor gear
  • Free summer camp for up to 2 of your children (Grades K-5)
  • 25% off all Trackers Earth programs (staff only)

Coordinator (18 years & up)

  • Role Teach outdoors, manage teams, share incredible skills
  • Pay $745 - $785 per week
  • Time School Breaks, Full-time, Flexible Training Schedule

Coordinator+ (18 years & up)

  • Role Manage Coordinator teams, co-create curriculum
  • Pay $940 per week
  • Time Summer, Full-time

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Archery Adult 1

Trackers Leadership

Connect the Village! Join the Trackers Leadership Team and work in outdoor education year-round. Help design and develop exciting programs and experiences in the Trackers Village.

Benefits

  • Help lead the Trackers Village to connect kids to nature
  • Year-round employment & benefits with Trackers
  • Receive discounts & pro deals for outdoor gear
  • Free summer camp for up to 2 of your children (Grades K-5)
  • 25% off for all Trackers Earth programs (staff only)

Supervisor

  • Role Supervise, manage & develop break camps. Mentor & teach in our school-year programs. Create connection with seasonal staff. Competitive pay/benefits. Learn more

General Manager

  • Role Oversee regional operations, coaching & supervising program teams. Contribute to community in the Trackers Village. Competitive pay/benefits. Learn more

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Why Trackers?

Benefits of Trackers for Life

Youth

Meet new & old friends

Contribute new skills to your family

Care for & steward nature

Learn from skilled mentors

Teens

Build your resume

Gain leadership experience

Explore educational opportunities

Connect to peers at social events

Young Adults

Earn $$ for education & life

Get management experience

Mentor future generations

Build your outdoor skills

Adults

Connect with youth & colleagues

Share your life experience & skills

Help build the Trackers Village

Train kids for the apocalypse ;-)

Program Scholarship

Trackers staff may attend any Trackers program with a 25% scholarship.

Choose any program, but we reserve space specifically for staff in the following:

Teen Apprenticeships
School year mentoring for youth and teens with expert Guides.

Trackers Intensive (Adults)
Community and outdoor skills for educators with Trackers Leadership.

Learn about more Youth and Adult programs.

Plus…
Train for the Apocalypse!

Of course we’re kidding
(kind of)!

Now, more than ever, people need skills that are best learned outdoors in nature. We need heroes capable of awareness, ingenuity, resiliency, and stewardship.

At Trackers we teach those timeless skills and inspire kids to be heroes.

Four Guilds

As an educator at Trackers you learn and help share timeless skills.
Our programs divide into the specialties of our Four Guilds.

Rangers
Rangers Guild

Wilderness Survival & Forest Craft
Carving & Camp Craft
Animal Tracking & Hunting Skills

Wilders
Wilders Guild

Farm Craft & Homesteading
Wild Craft & Wild Plants
Land Restoration & Regeneration

Mariners
Mariners Guild

Fishing & Water Foraging
Outdoor Sports & Traversing
Expeditionary Travel & Adventure

Artisans
Artisans Guild

Stealth & Fitness
Artisan Crafts & Media
Mythmaking & Storytelling



Frequently Asked Questions

How can I learn more?

Fill out this form and connect with our Team. Together, we begin conversation about your fit with Trackers.

Can I apply for any staff position?

Definitely, we want the Trackers Village to be built by our kids, families, and our community. From teen to adults, professional expectations remain high for staff. Confirm if meet specific qualifications by clicking Learn More under each position.

Are long-term Trackers Earth students guaranteed a position?

This is an employment program with high expectations, not a for-tuition program. Hiring is based on applications, interviews, and maintained professionalism.

Is this a good position for School Teachers and Parents?

Our flexible training schedule going into summer accommodates a teacher’s school year schedule. Free camp for up to two children (Grade K-5) during summer provides essential care and connects the entire family to Trackers.

What training do you offer?

Training opportunities depend on the position. All staff roles include training in core educational principles, safety, and skills. The immersive teaching culture of Trackers consistently provides growth in many subjects.

What is your Covid-19 policy?

Completed COVID-19 Vaccination or exception with verification and Central Background Registry with your State are required. The safety of our kids, staff, and extended Trackers family is our top priority. Since the onset of Covid-19, we have continuously operated programming. We continue to review guidance from the CDC, State and Local health authorities, and recommendations from the American Camp Association to deliver the safest and most rewarding experiences possible. Our programs are designed to be flexible and we will update you as guidelines or policies change. See our full policy here.



About Trackers

Since 2004, kids and extended families in all their forms have journeyed on adventures with Trackers Earth and our Guides. We share the Arts of Tracking through stewardship and enduring outdoor skills.

We commit to developing opportunity by respecting the diverse cultures and values of every Guide, youth, and family serving with us.

We endeavor to grow with families for the increased accessibility of these experiences.

We define ourselves by an ever deeper kinship to the more than human world, multi-generational character, and the principles discovered and found in the quietest moments with the forest.

Questions? Contact us

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