Employment Opportunities

Student Coach

Coulee Connections has openings for part-time Student Coaches. Student Coaches work directly with at-risk youth in Summer Program and Alternative Education programs while providing youth with support academically, emotionally and behaviorally. Student Coaches will be responsible for creating positive relationships and maintaining structure in group and individual settings.

 

Applicants must demonstrate the ability to:

  • Work with a diverse group of people;

  • Simultaneously manage a variety of tasks;

  • Maintain patience and remain calm during stressful situations;

  • Work a flexible schedule;

  • Collaborate with a team;

Preferences include:

  • Experience working with children

  • Obtained an Associates or Bachelor's Degree

  • Working towards an Associates or Bachelor's Degree

  • Interest in working in the outdoors

A clean driving record is required.

TO APPLY FOR THE
STUDENT COACH POSITION

Submit an application and send a Resume to the email address

 below:

skesselhr@couleeconnections.com

 

If you have any questions please contact:

Shannon Kessel
Human Resources Director
608-519-5540 Ext. 109
Coulee Connections
99 Milwaukee Street
La Crosse, WI 54603

                                     Activities Coordinator

 

Full time opportunity available:  We are looking for an energetic, organized and highly motivated professional to join our expanding Coulee Connections team in our Menomonie, Wisconsin location.  We are a cutting edge team, providing alternative educational services for at risk students (K- 12) utilizing an experiential, attachment based skill building milieu.

 

   The right candidate will demonstrate the capacity to:

 

  • Enthusiastically connect with at-risk population

  • Implement adventure education activities through an experiential process 

  • Plan and lead outdoor, team building and a variety of physical activities

  • Incorporate activities with families

  • Train student coaches to facilitate activities

  • Provide feedback to staff for continual growth

  • Plan outdoor, team building, and physical activity programs for K-12

  • Manage student behaviors in multiple environments (in building, on/near water, community)

  • Model games, activities and challenges

  • Facilitate staff training with a focus on behavioral supports

  • Modify activities for students with emotional behavior disorders

  • Reflect with staff on leading techniques, behavior management and repair conversations

 

Requirements:

  • Must have or be working toward a Bachelor’s Degree in activity related or recreation field

  • Knowledge and skills of outdoor recreation such as canoeing, swimming, hiking, environmental sciences

  • Excel in interpersonal and group communication

TO APPLY FOR THE ACTIVITiES - COORDINATOR POSITION

Submit an application and send a Resume to the email address

 below:

skesselhr@couleeconnections.com

 

If you have any questions please contact:

Shannon Kessel
Human Resources Director
608-519-5540 Ext. 109
Coulee Connections
99 Milwaukee Street
La Crosse, WI 54603

Contact US:

99 Milwaukee Street | La Crosse, WI 54603

 608.519.5540

408 Red Cedar Street | Menomonie, WI 54751

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