Position: Lead Instructor & Instructor (Full-time Seasonal)
Immediate Supervisor: Toronto Program Director
Organization: Outward Bound Canada
Location: Toronto & Hamilton, Ontario
Start date: April – October 2017 (full time), June – September 2017 (full time)
occasional work may be available
Since 1969, Outward Bound Canada has made it our mission to cultivate resilience, leadership, connections and compassion, through inspiring and challenging journeys of self-discovery in the natural world. A not-for-profit, charitable, educational organization, Outward Bound Canada has challenged over 150,000 Canadians to step out of their comfort zone with our unique outdoor adventures. We pride ourselves on offering transformational journeys that encourage participants to push beyond their limits and discover their true potential.
ABOUT THE POSITION
Outward Bound Canada operates an urban outdoor program in and around the GTA and Hamilton as a complement to our wilderness programming. This program pairs canoeing, backpacking, and urban navigation to provide continuous journeys through the natural spaces in and around our cities. We are striving to provide life-changing outdoor educational experiences that are accessible, relevant and contribute toward a better world. Our students include both school and community groups as well as individuals looking for a journey in their own backyard ranging from 1-15 days long. New in 2017 we will be sending a team of students to Northern Ontario for a connecting cultures expedition. Outward Bound Canada is looking for an enthusiastic, hardworking individual who has the credentials and capacity to work at the Toronto Urban Centre providing exceptional educative programming to students, teachers, and schools.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE DESIRED
READY TO APPLY?
1. Finalize your cover letter, resume and trip log, ideally in one pdf file. MS Word is also ok.
2. Fill out this webform, please identify the position as “Toronto Instructor” in position field when you apply: click here
3. Attach your cover letter, resume and trip log to the webform. Note: you cannot complete the webform without this step.
Application deadline: Open until filled
Outward Bound Canada is an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.
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GoodWork ID: 37960 Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Apr 16 2017