Practicum position: Part Time 21hrs/week for a total of 1000hrs
Honorarium: $5,000 (357 paid hours a@$14/ hour. 643 unpaid education hours)
The position offers an excellent opportunity to be involved in a dynamic, fast growing and award winning horticultural therapy and healthy community building organization.
The Julien Project is a registered Canadian charity based in Guelph, Ontario. It seeks to enrich communities and lives through therapeutic gardening.
Please visit our website to learn more about the organization: http://www.thejulienproject.org
Location: Programs are held at the Ignatius Jesuit Centre of Guelph in the therapeutic courtyard garden, field garden, perennial garden, indoor workshop space, community kitchens, local schools and University of Guelph greenhouse.
Programs: A variety of direct delivery workshops are conducted in these program settings. Participants of all ages and abilities engage in gardening and related activities for health, therapy and skill development.
The intern would be supervised and mentored daily on site by a team of highly skilled and qualified staff working full time over the summer and fall months at The Julien Project. This team would include a Program Manager who is a Registered Horticultural Therapist, a program instructor and a Registered Horticultural Therapist and founder of the Julien Project
The ideal candidate will have the following education/ experience:
Application Process: Please submit a letter of interest that demonstrates the value of horticultural therapy and your personal and professional career path objectives to become a Registered Horticultural Therapist and resume. Applications deadline is NOW EXTENDED TO: August 15th 2020
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Canadian Horticultural Therapy Association
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: May 1 2020 ID: 56571