High Park Rangers – WEDNESDAYS Afterschool (April 5th to June 14th): 1 POSITION
Objective: Assist our educators in delivering programs to youth aged 12 to 16 years old. This programs offer youth the opportunity to explore High Park and learn about natural history while developing leadership skills. Your volunteer work will directly support the Nature Centre’s mission of promoting knowledge of High Park’s natural systems and inspiring a sense of wonder, as you help our educators teach children in and about the natural world.
Tasks and Responsibilities:
Commitment: These positions require a commitment of approximately 3 hours per week . Spring clubs run from April to June.
Start Date: April 2017
Probation: To ensure our staff and participants are receiving high-quality support, you will be subject to a one-month probationary period. At the end of one month, your staff leader will evaluate and provide feedback on your performance and conduct, to determine whether you are the right fit for the club and for the High Park Nature Centre.
Location: Our building is located at 375 Colborne Lodge Drive in High Park. Both our building as well as our outdoor classroom is wheelchair accessible.
Orientation and Training: Mandatory orientation will be TBA. A volunteer handbook will be provided in advance of the orientation session to explain the High Park Nature Centre’s policies and procedures.
1. Volunteer Application https://www.highparknaturecentre.com/youthclubassistant
2. Interview at the High Park Nature Centre
3. Two professional references contacted
4. Police record check (fee reimbursed by the High Park Nature Centre after 10 hours of volunteer work)
Accessibility Statement: The High Park Nature Centre recognizes the diversity of Toronto’s population and is committed to equitable recruitment as well as the provision of an inclusive and accessible workplace.
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GoodWork ID: 39055 Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Mar 20 2017