Hiring: Field School Program Leaders
Organization: Cheakamus Centre
The Program Leader is responsible for facilitating a range of outdoor and environmental learning experiences for elementary and secondary school students. This includes the facilitation of teambuilding activities, outdoor skill development and environmental education programs. This is a dynamic role that involves working with students of all ages in a variety of program areas, with the goal of creating meaningful and enjoyable learning experiences for all.
For the Fall 2022 season, a majority of programs will be with grade 8 students and with a focus on community building as students begin secondary school. Programs will include a mix of outdoor and environmental education programs areas as well as indigenous cultural education at the Cheakamus Centre Longhouse.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
4-5 days per week, September 6, 2022 – October 19, 2022.
Cheakamus Centre, Brackendale, BC (near Squamish)
Located on 420 acres of ecological reserve lands in the Cheakamus River Valley near Squamish, BC, Cheakamus Centre is a world-class outdoor learning centre that brings together the values of environmental stewardship and sustainability through place-based learning. We would like to thank the Skwxwú7mesh Nation, upon whose unceded traditional territory Cheakamus Centre resides. We value the opportunity to welcome others to learn, gather and share in nature on this traditional territory. The land Cheakamus Centre is situated on has always been a place of learning for the Ch?iyá?mesh people, who for millennia have passed on their culture, history, and traditions from one generation to the next on this site.
Cheakamus Centre is committed to supporting and building a diverse and inclusive workplace community. We welcome and respect the diverse backgrounds, experiences and talents of our staff and believe this contributes to programs that are welcoming, relevant and accessible for learners of all ages.
For more information on Cheakamus Centre, visit our website at cheakamuscentre.ca.
July 14, 2022 or until filled. Hiring for multiple positions
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jun 29 2022 ID: 64995