Rachel Cutler
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Location: New Gloucester, ME, USA
School: Southern Maine community college
Field of Study: Liberal studies

Rachel Cutler

Rachel Anne Cutler
Southern Maine Community College, South Portland, Maine
Associates of Arts in Liberal Studies
May 2016
Re-Creation Retreat, Fredonia, Arizona — Youth Mentor
October 2019 - December 2019
Maintain safety and supervision in a group at all times
Facilitate a therapeutic environment for students
Complete group and daily client notes
Lead therapy groups for students.

Star Guides Wilderness Therapy, St. George, Utah — Field Staff
July 2019 - October 2019
Complete initial internship hours required of the state of Utah
Maintain safety and supervision in a group at all times
Facilitate a therapeutic environment for students
Hike up to 14 miles in a day
Teach clients how to make survival packs, fire set, and shelters
Teach clients the expectations of camp chores applicable for activities of daily living
Have a complete and working fire set and be "fire proficient"
Mentor clients on how to cook meals
Enforce therapist requested protocols such as tarp and alarm, shadow and tarp island per individual.
Maintain mentorship throughout shift with up to four clients
Support and follow the treatment philosophy of star Guides Wilderness Therapy
Apply Positive Control Systems and de-escalation skills as needed.
Complete paperwork for each client

Utah Conservation Corps, Cedar City, UT — Field Crew Leader
April 2019 - July 2019
Be able to hike up to 25 miles in wilderness setting
Be able to facilitate trail maintenance, chainsaw work, herbicide application
Lead a crew of 8 members
Deploy to Iowa as Americorps Disaster Response Team Leader
Train members "mucking and gutting" and "mold suppression" procedures
Check in with members for any medical or emotional concerns during deployment
Complete Worker's Compensation and incident reports as needed
Sugarloaf Resort, Carrabassett Valley, Maine — Race Crew Member
December 2018 - April 2019
Be able to lift up to and ski with 50 pounds
Be able to work in a group of at least 3
Be able to follow supervisor directives
Be able to work early morning to late evening
Maine Conservation Corps, Augusta, Maine — Field Crew Member
July 2018 - November 2018
Maintained strong work ethic in challenging weather conditions
Worked in a team oriented environment
Was able to apply creative thinking to a variety of different projects including stone staircases, stone water bars, stone retaining walls, stepping stones, and log crib stepping.
Operated in primarily backcountry, as well as, frontcountry settings.
Camp Natarswi/ Girl Scouts of Maine, Millinocket, Maine— Junior Maine Guide Unit Leader
June 2018 - July 2018
Ensured the safety of nine campers while teaching 21 outdoor skills
Was a role model and lead by example for all attending campers
Addressed interpersonal issues between campers
Taught coping mechanisms for stress management
Created lesson plans for each day to guarantee all skill topics were covered thoroughly
Lead multi-day trips including backpacking, camping and canoeing trips