ON CALL THROUGHOUT THE YEAR
One UNILINGUAL (English) (French an asset)
You will work at the Foley Mountain Conservati on Area in Westport, ON. You may be offered the occasional shift at Baxter Conservation Area located just south of Kars. There is no public transportation to the worksite; candidates should ensure they have reliable transportation prior to applying.
On call throughout the year. Work schedule is on an as-needed basis, Monday through Friday with occasional evenings/weekends.
You will assist with the planning, delivery and evaluation of outdoor environmental education programs with schools, community groups and day camps for children from preschool to post-secondary studies. You will also act as a resource person in the interpretive centre and you will assist in delivering services to visitors such as answering questions about the park and programs, selling park passes and monitoring for valid park passes. You will also be asked to help maintain the cleanliness and safety features of our park facilities.
As the ideal candidate, you have a post-secondary diploma or degree in environmental studies, natural science, education, outdoor recreation or a related program. An Ontario College of Teachers Certificate in good standing is a strong asset. You have previous experience designing and delivering programming for children in an educational or recreational setting. Standard Level First Aid training is considered an asset. A valid G2 or better driver’s license and a relatively clean driving record is a requirement. The successful candidate will be required to provide an affirmative “Police Records Check”. If you enjoy working in the great outdoors and have an enthusiastic attitude towards working with children; if you have a strong commitment to the environment and the protection of land and water resources, please send us your resume before August 30, 2018.
The Rideau Valley Conservation Authority is an equal opportunity employer. The Rideau Valley Conservation Authority is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome all applications; however we will contact only those candidates selected for consideration. We are committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you are selected for an interview and you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.