Job Description:

Travel For Teens is looking for qualified candidates to be Trip Directors and Counselors for programs throughout Central and South America. Potential program leaders must be over 21 years old and able to commit to at least two summers. Successful candidates are reliable, passionate about travel and different cultures, and have experience working with teens. All staff must attend a mandatory training at our headquarters either May 29-31 in the United States (Philadelphia) or May 14-17 in Europe (Budapest).


  • Ensuring the safety of our group
  • Creating and maintaining a positive environment
  • Teaching, and infusing knowledge of the locations we travel
  • Creating lifelong enjoyable memories
  • Keeping a clear line of communication with parents and office staff
  • Completing day-to-day tasks that include errands and odd jobs


  • Excellent communication skills, both writing and verbally
  • Fluency in English and Spanish
  • Ability to maintain a positive attitude
  • Intimate knowledge in locations and cultures where we travel
  • Experience and a passion for working with teens
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Travel experience in the locations where we travel
  • Photography skills are a bonus

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