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Career Opportunities

Occupational Outlook (U.S. Department of Labor)

  • Recreational Therapists
  • Recreation and Fitness Workers
  • Hotels and Other Accommodations
  • Leisure and Hospitality

GORP Job Profiles (requires free profile)

  • Outward Bound Instructor
  • Climbing Guide
  • NOLS Instructor
  • College Professor
  • Therapeutic Recreation Specialist
  • Outdoor School Proprietor

Affiliated Organizations

  • Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
  • Association for Experiential Education
  • National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification
  • National Parks and Conservation Association
  • National Program for Playground Safety
  • National Therapeutic Recreation Service
  • Society of Park and Recreation Educators
  • USDA Forest Service
  • Wilderness Education Association
  • Wilderness Medical Associates
  • The Wilderness Society

Recreation Job Openings

  • Eckerd Youth Alternatives, Inc.
  • National Recreation and Park Association Career Center
  • Virginia Recreation and Park Society Job Openings
  • North Carolina Recreation Resources Service
  • Virginia Jobs in State Government
  • USAJobs for the United States Federal Government
  • USDA Forest Service Temp Employment
  • Monster Jobs
  • Chronicle of Higher Education
  • Army Morale Welfare and Recreation Jobs
  • Navy Morale Welfare and Recreation Jobs

Tourism & Recreation Management Jobs

  • National Intramural Recreation Sports Association (NIRSA)
  • Directory of Convention and Visitor’s Bureaus
  • SkiCentral
  • Hospitality Jobs Online
  • Disney Cruise Line
  • Blue Fox Jobs
  • Hot Jobs Hospitality/Tourism
  • Resort Jobs

Outdoor Recreation/Education Jobs

  • American Camping Association
  • Association for Experiential Education
  • National Intramural Recreation Sports Association (NIRSA)
  • Army Corp of Engineers
  • Great Outdoor Recreation Pages
  • National Park Service
  • Nature Conservancy
  • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  • USDA Forest Service
  • Outdoor Adventure Professional Network
  • Wilderness and Adventure Therapy Treatment Programs
  • Wilderness Inquiry

Recreation Therapy Jobs

  • Recreation Therapy Jobs
  • ATRA
  • NTRS
  • Arkansas TRS
  • Chesapeake Area RTA
  • Connecticut Association of Therapeutic Recreation Directors, Inc.
  • Therapeutic Recreation Internship Sites (University of Georgia)
  • Iowa TRA
  • Michigan TRA
  • New England Therapeutic Recreation Association
  • New Jersey/Easter Pennsylvania Chapter
  • New York State TRA
  • North Carolina RTA
  • Pacific NorthWest Chapter
  • St. Louis - TRA of Greater St. Louis
  • Washington State Therapeutic Recreation Association
  • West Virginia TRA
  • Wilderness and Adventure Therapy Treatment Programs