Position: Instructor/Nature Mentor
Organization: Soaring Eagle Nature School
Location: Lower Mainland (Vancouver, North Vancouver, Coquitlam, Delta), BC
Soaring Eagle Nature School is seeking an Instructor/Nature Mentor to join our team to offer unique Summer Camps and programs for kids in the beautiful forests and beaches of the Lower Mainland. This is an opportunity to share your gifts with youth through nature-based mentoring and passion-based learning.
Our mission at Soaring Eagle Nature School is to empower people to discover and share their gifts through meaningful connections with the natural world. We honour the natural cycles within people and use their own excitement and curiosity to guide their learning and their connections to themselves, the earth and other people.
We are looking for committed and resourceful individuals to become a part of our team of Summer Camp instructors/nature mentors. There is also the possibility of continuing as an instructor for year-long programs starting in the fall.
This is a chance to be a part of a school that comes from the lineage of the Wilderness Awareness School and the 8 Shields Model. You will be immersed in a mentoring model that can be applied to any school or organization. You will gain skills and experience from experienced and well-trained mentors who have been working and using this model for years.
Responsibilities would include and are not limited to:
The ideal candidate will demonstrate familiarity and understanding of the following:
Preferred, but not required to apply:
June 22, 2020. Summer Camp Staff Training is June 22-26. Hours are full time in the summer. Last day of Summer Camp is August 28.
If applying to continue in the fall, this position is a range of 21-30 hours per week September - June. (Hours based on availability and experience.)
Starting wage $20-$23 based on experience and availability.
1 week paid training. (Mandatory attendance June 22-26)
For staff continuing September onward, there are benefits, vacation pay, and ongoing professional development opportunities
Please send your resume, 3 professional references, and a letter of interest. Please indicate if you are interested in Summer Camp only or Summer Camp AND ongoing instructing after Summer Camp (September onward)
Email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications are due right away. The review of applications will be ongoing until the position is filled.
Thank you for your interest and please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Feb 6 2020 ID: 55943