Trail Blazers hires staff from throughout New York City, across the country, and around the world. Our teams are comprised of people committed to putting the needs of our campers first, and who believe in Trail Blazers’ values of showing care and respect for themselves, others, their communities, and the environment.
Our school-year and summer camp programs offer multiple opportunities for crossover. We provide comprehensive training before and during programs to ensure you are getting feedback, building upon your skills, and growing in your capacity as a youth development professional. If you love children, care about the environment, love being outside, and are passionate about making a difference in the lives of others and in your community, join us!
Many of our staff members describe Trail Blazers as one of the most challenging and rewarding experiences that they have ever had. Our programs are designed not only to support camper growth, but to provide our staff teams with continuous opportunities for growth and professional development – all while working and playing in the great outdoors!
We are a group of deeply kind and dedicated folk who share a belief in the value and power of our unique program. We are committed to putting the needs of our campers first, and we believe in Trail Blazers’ values of showing care and respect for ourselves, others, our communities, and the environment. We believe that historically marginalized communities must be centered in the work that we do, and are actively taking steps to make sure that our process and practices promote equity, inclusion, and belonging for all.
As a Trail Blazers leader, you will collaborate in developing challenging goals, and think strategically about how to attain them. You will support and be supported by a team of passionate individuals working hard towards a common purpose.