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 Job Title: Development Director

Reports To: Executive Director

Direct Reports: Development and Grants Manager, Marketing Special Events Coordinator

Job Status: Year Round Full Time

Salary/Benefits: Competitive/Commensurate with experience and other qualifications.

Organization Summary

The Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center (BOEC) is a 501(c)3 organization that provides life-changing outdoor learning experiences to people of all abilities, with a focus on those with disabilities and special needs.  The BOEC has been in operation for over 42 years and enjoys a national and international reputation as one of the premier adaptive outdoor education programs in the country.  BOEC programs feature the Adaptive Ski and Ride School at the Breckenridge and Keystone Resorts, the Wilderness Program which operates on an outdoor education campus at the base of the ski hill in Breckenridge, CO and also offers “mobile” wilderness program in areas throughout Colorado and Utah.  The BOEC Internship Program is an intensive, semester long training and work experience in adaptive recreation and education training over 570 talented professionals over the past 42 years.

Position Overview

This is a unique opportunity for a talented professional to join a dynamic, passionate, mission-driven team.  The Director of Development will lead strategy and execution to increase annual fundraising from $700K annually to $1.5M over 5 years and will work closely with the Executive Director and the Board of Directors in all development and fund raising endeavors to meet these goals.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

 Marketing and Special Events

Other duties include:    


Please submit cover letter and resume to: Sonya Norris, Executive Director

By email: or by mail to: PO Box 697, Breckenridge, CO, 80424



Field Positions 

Most of our summer field positions are filled by former interns who have completed a full season of training and coursework, so few field positions are available, but you are welcome to submit a resume, particularly if you have experience both in outdoor adventure activities and working with disabilities and special needs.  Send to

Similarly, many of our winter ski instructor positions are staffed by former interns, but again, if you have PSIA adaptive certification and/or experience in teaching skiing or snowboarding to adults and children with disabilities and special needs, please submit a resume and cover letter.  Send to


The BOEC welcomes many people to work programs as volunteer instructors, especially in the winter. See the Volunteers page for more info.


The BOEC features seasonal internship openings throughout the year, offering room, board and a small stipend, and extensive trainings and work experience for those wishing to learn the trade. See the Internship page for more information.

*BOEC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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