University of Alaska Southeast

Job Posting

Company: Westcoast Connection
Location: Multiple Locations
Position: Program/Trip Director Position
Requirements: See position link

Help to fulfill the summer of a lifetime!

Being a WCC staff gives you a once in a lifetime chance to challenge yourself in all kinds of ways. You meet incredible people all the while getting to show teens the best summer of their lives and visit bucket list destinations!

What is Westcoast Connection?
We are an international student travel company dedicated to fostering incredible summer experiences to middle-school and high school age students. We offer all kinds of programs from active tours, adventure, pre-college enrichment, language immersion, and community service in many countries all around the world.

Trip/Program Director Position

The Westcoast Connection summer leadership team is made up of unique individuals who place safety first and are skilled in creating a fun, dynamic and inclusive environment!

Trip Directors have the highest level of responsibility while their program is in progress. TDs, as we call them, are responsible for overseeing every aspect of the trip including, but not limited to, the health and safety of all participants, the enjoyment of each and every trip member and  the  execution  of  the  itinerary  as  planned and outlined  by WCC. TDs are responsible for managing a staff team with whom they coach, supervise, and provide on-going feedback to. TDs serve as a representative of WCC on the road and act as our liaison to suppliers, outfitters and vendors. TDs are also responsible for regular communication with parents, company supervisors and the summer communication center.

Duration of Employment: 2-6 weeks (depending on contract), June - August

Position link

Apply online

Contact: Westcoast Connection Staff
Contact at: 800-767-0227 or
Closing Date: Open until filled