Make-A-Wish Georgia is hosting an event called Trailblaze Challenge! The hike event itself is the weekend of September 14-16 in Clayton, GA. We will be hiking the Bartram Trail! I will need hike leaders to help train our hikers before the hike weekend and to be there hike weekend as trail support.
Position Title: Hike Leader (7 needed) The position of Hike Leader is a position that provides coaching services to participants of Make-A-Wish Georgia’s Trailblaze Challenge hike event.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
Develop weekly training schedules for participants to achieve their end goal;
Coordinate and/or lead all hike training events (total of 18 min.), including:
Choose training courses and secure permits as necessary.
Begin each session with appropriate announcements and clinics.
Ensure that all participants are supported throughout each training session and finish safely.
These trainings will be shared between leaders. We ask that you sign up to lead at least 4 training hikes. (Ideally one per month, but subject to change).
Write short weekly "Coaches Corner" updates for participants.
Be available by phone or by email, to answer training-related questions.
Assist staff, as necessary, during event weekend and ensuring all team members finish the event safely and are accounted for at end of day.
Search & Rescue
First Aid / CPR
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
There is an "interview" process and information meeting you must attend