Outward Bound Costa Rica inspires and develops leadership, compassion,
responsibility, respect for the environment and commitment to serve
through adventure-based wilderness experiences led by a skilled,
Why are we exciting?
Because even the Communications staff takes trips to the jungle to rappel 60-ft waterfalls. Because we care about the Costa Rican staff we work alongside and the communities we volunteer with. Because our instructors can trek through jungles, shred the gnar, battle whitewater rapids in both raft and kayak, rappel trees and scuba dive all while setting an example for the students they lead.
Because we live "la pura vida"... and we love it!
What can we offer Escapees?
You will find an element of adventure in any of our jobs at Outward Bound Costa Rica. Our organization offers employment opportunities in both the Marketing and Programming Offices as well as in the field. Contracts can be either short or long-term, depending on the position.
We recruit the majority of our foreign national field instructors through our Leadership Semester course, as it gives an important overview of the Outward Bound philosophy as well as vital technical training (including seven internationally recognized outdoor certifications).