Position: Office Administrator
Organization: High Park Nature Centre
Location: Toronto, Ontario
The High Park Nature Centre is a charitable organization that was established in 1999. Our mission is to promote awareness and respect for nature through year-round, hands-on outdoor nature education and park stewardship. Nature Centre programs inspire a sense of wonder, knowledge and respect for High Park’s natural systems; restore human connections to local plants and animals; and engage visitors in ecological restoration activities to ensure a sustainable future for High Park for generations to come.
The High Park Nature Centre serves a diverse audience of over 14,000 people annually from across the Greater Toronto Area. Through the Nature Centre’s programs, over 80,000 participants of all ages have been able to “give back” to High Park through park stewardship activities like planting native grasses, wildflowers and sedges or removing invasive plant species.
Position: Office Administrator
Job Type: 30 hours/week, Tuesday to Saturday
As the Office Administrator the primary responsibilities are to respond to/direct customer inquiries and to support the staff in their roles by providing administrative support. There are numerous administrative and organizational tasks that need to be completed in a timely and efficient manner. The Office Administrator is often the face of the High Park Nature Centre when parents/caregivers or participants arrive at the centre and ring the doorbell. We are seeking an outgoing, highly organized, efficient and self-motivated person who loves nature, kids and High Park to join our team.
For full job details please review the enclosed job description.
Donations and Memberships (10%)
Reports to: Executive Director
Hours of Work: 30 hours/week
Tuesday to Saturday (typically 9:30 to 3:30PM with some flexibility)
Closing Date: Wednesday October 20th at 11:59pm
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The High Park Nature Centre is committed to being a progressive organization that is guided by principles of equity, respect and inclusion. We continuously strive to broaden the diversity of our participants, staff and Board – inclusive of race, gender, sexual orientation, identity, religion, ability, ethnicity, experience, national origin and the many other traits that are reflective of the vibrant character and heritage of Canada.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Oct 12 2021 ID: 61573