Position: Camp Specialist
Location: Evergreen Brick Works, Bayview Ave, Toronto
Evergreen is currently seeking to add to its team of Camp Specialists. This group of individuals are the specialty content experts that provide the backbone of Evergreen Adventure Camp programming, ensuring a rich, experiential play and learning environment for participants. Their talents and interests are as diverse as their many contributions and each is relied on for their deep experience, hard-earned skills, and life perspectives.
Our Camp Specialists contribute to the overall success of Evergreen Adventure Camp and support a mentoring culture focused on experiential learning, healthy risk taking and connecting with nature in a hands on way
Evergreen is a national not-for-profit helping make cities flourish. Cities that are low carbon, inclusive to all and sustainable at their core. For more than 25 years, Evergreen has been making Canadian cities better places to move, work, live, play and grow. We’ve worked from coast to coast with governments, neighbourhood groups, school boards, developers and residents, collaborating to create better communities.
About the Role:
Camp Specialists are responsible for specialty program development and co-designing specialty program activations with counsellors, in support of our OCA accredited Evergreen Adventure Camp program that serves approximately 160 campers per week.
Camp Specialists play a key role in on-the-ground program delivery, utilizing their specialty skills to help our programs come alive. Camp Specialists are responsible for designing and leading activities for groups of up to 10 campers. They are relied upon to hold a number of important tasks and routines related to their core area of focus over the course of the day, ensuring that the Camp Team has access to experienced and supportive in house expertise in valued content areas.
Camp Specialists thrive in a dynamic environment and provide consistent, creative support to groups of campers and the broader camp team; they are mature team-players and strong communicators who believe in the power and importance of outdoor play and nature connection in children’s lives
You excel in the following areas:
You have the following qualifications:
15.55 - 18.95
Cover letters and resumes can be submitted by e-mail to:
Please Reference “[TITLE]” in the subject line
By Mail to Attention: Human Resources
Centre for Green Cities, Suite 300
Evergreen Brick Works, 550 Bayview Avenue
Toronto, Ontario M4W 3X8
Evergreen welcomes applications from persons of diverse backgrounds and is an equal opportunity employer. As an organization that works to impact how cities are built and lived in, we encourage applications from the diverse communities that we serve. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Evergreen’s Accommodation policy. If you require accommodations, please let us know of your needs in advance. We sincerely thank all candidates for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be notified. No phone calls please.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Feb 14 2020 ID: 56057