Immediate Supervisor: Rocky Mountain Director
Start date: February 2021
Employment Type: Full-Time Fixed Term Contract, 10 month contract term.
Outward Bound Canada is committed to helping Canadian youth change the trajectory of their lives. With young people desiring to thrive in an unpredictable and changing world, OBC, a registered charity, offers social-emotional education through experiential adventures in the outdoors. Since 1969, OBC has inspired over 150,000 participants, with a particular emphasis on providing greater access to those facing socioeconomic barriers, to discover their potential. These experiences develop resilience, social and emotional intelligence, and environmental leadership to contribute to a better, more compassionate, and resilient society. The impact of our work on young people in Canada is found in our recent case for support.
Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Outward Bound Canada has prioritized the health and wellbeing of our employees, participants and the wider community. As of August 2020, we resumed some of our programs and implemented new COVID-19 Field Procedures to prioritize the health and safety of staff and participants. We are looking forward to a renewed connection with youth in nature in 2021.
ABOUT THE POSITION
This is an exciting opportunity to lead the development and implementation of the field operations at the Rocky Mountain Region in Canmore, AB. The program manager has a critical leadership role at the Rocky Mountain region, ensuring that every student has a high-quality experience and receives excellent teaching, coaching, and mentorship, leading to positive course outcomes and will oversee, with the Program Director, that continued growth of the program furthers the mission and values of OBC.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE DESIRED
Full-Time Fixed Term Contract (10-Month contract term), pay range $50,000-$60,000/yr (prorated to contract duration) & benefits
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Application deadline: March 5, 2021
Outward Bound Canada is an equal opportunity employer, we recognize that people come with a wealth of experience beyond technical requirements of a job, if your experience is close to what you see listed, please consider applying. Diversity of experience and skill combined with passion is a key to innovation and excellence. Outward Bound Canada strives to have a broad representation that is reflective of the diversity of Canada and values the diversity of people and communities and is committed to inclusion in our organization. We encourage applications from all individuals who will help us achieve our goals, including women, racialized people, members of the LGBTQ+ community, and all other equity-seeking groups.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Feb 16 2021 ID: 58690