Job Posting: TLC Assistant Facilitator

An assistant facilitator (AF) is responsible for assisting the Lead facilitator (LF) with the normal operations on the challenge course. The AF assists during emergency operations as needed. He/She may work with portions of the group independent of the LF but is under direction of the LF at all times.

Successful candidate will affirm and support the Mission, Vision and Statement of Faith of Montreat College.

Essential Job Skills

  • Must have read the entire TLC Challenge Course Manual from cover to cover
  • Some prior exposure to challenge course/facilitation programming
  • Facilitation & leadership on the group development course and high ropes courses
  • Willing to work alongside other challenge course staff
  • Help develop and foster a positive/enthusiastic learning environment
  • Good physical health (able to perform all physical job duties as necessary. Including but not limited to: wearing & hauling safety equipment, climbing elements 6+ feet off the ground (leading edge environment), carrying or moving loads 30+ lbs., moving about freely on the ground or on high elements to assist participants, traverse elements)
  • Excellent moral character & believes in the value/worth of all participants
  • Willing & able to work with all types of participants from young children to senior adults in a facilitative manner
  • Flexible & teachable w/teaching experience (helpful but not required)
  • Interpersonal & intrapersonal skills. Willingness to process experiences to transfer learning and growth
  • Maintains the upkeep of the challenge course alongside other TLC staff
  • Assists in preparing facilities for group arrival & clean-up after groups depart
  • Is under supervision of LF until approved to instruct groups on high course by themselves. Assists LF in providing safe facilitative leadership for all activities
  • Assists w/documentation of all gear used during programs/training/maintenance

Preferred Certifications

  • Wilderness First Aid or Responder
  • ACCT Level I 

Required Certifications

  • Basic Life Support First Aid/CPR for Adult & Child


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Application requirements

You must be at least 18 years of age. Complete the job application, including a cover letter, statement of Christian faith, and résumé with three references.

About Montreat College:  

Montreat College is a Christian liberal arts college accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to offer masters, bachelors, and associates degrees. The main campus is located in the Blue Ridge Mountains fifteen miles east of Asheville, North Carolina, a region recognized as one of the most attractive living environments in the United States. Satellite campuses in Asheville, Charlotte, and other sites supplement the main campus. The College is committed to Christ-centered teaching and learning, and is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities


Job Posting: TLC Assistant Facilitator – Montreat College

Assistant Facilitator (AF) is responsible for assisting the Lead facilitator (LF) with the normal operations on the challenge course.

Salary Currency: USD

Payroll: MONTH

Date Posted: 2023-07-25

Employment Type : PART_TIME

Hiring Organization : Montreat College

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Location: PostalAddress, 310 Gaither Circle, Montreat, NC, 28757, USA