Have you found your passion in the outdoors and want to help others access their own life-changing adventures?
Northwest Outward Bound School is a home for individuals looking to achieve the best version of ourselves and help others achieve theirs. Joining our team means learning to serve our community’s best interests, to instill our values through actions, and to transform even the simplest habits, like compassion for others, into second nature.
The School's operations are run out of three locations here in the PNW: Portland, Oregon | Redmond, Oregon | Mazama, Washington
The Washington Program Director (PD) provides overall program leadership, and is responsible for program safety and quality, and the business administration and local operations that support courses staged in Washington and from the Mazama base. The PD will ensure the program aligns and supports the School’s strategic plan and vision.
The Student Services Director (SSD) is responsible for directing, managing and overseeing all areas of the student enrollment and management process from initial contact with the Northwest Outward Bound School (NWOBS) through successful matriculation onto course and post-course follow up. Taking a student centric approach, the SSD actively engages and monitors overall quality of the enrollment experience, including but not limited to verifying information for accuracy, managing medical and psychological screening and ensuring students are well prepared for their course. The SSD is responsible for continuous improvement to the enrollment process, ensuring students and parents receive the best customer service.
As a member of the NWOBS Senior Leadership Team, the SSD is the primary person overseeing the Student Services Department. The SSD also serves as the primary liaison and representative of NWOBS, and purveyor of assigned initiatives to the following Outward Bound Services Groups (OBSG): National Admission Office (NAO), Student Services & Admissions, Marketing Services, and Medical Screeners.