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Outdoor Education Facilitator - YMCA Camp Elphinstone - December 2, 2018

  • 07 Nov 2018 10:49 AM
    Message # 6893414

    Outdoor Education Program Facilitator

    YMCA Camp Elphinstone

    1760 YMCA Road

    Gibsons, BC

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    Rate of Pay: $101.24 – 104 per day / $111 – 114 per day*

    *as of June 1st, 2019 based on minimum wage increase in BC

    Position Status: Seasonal Contract, Full time

    Spring Term Option 1: April 17th to June 21st, 2019

    Spring Term Option 2: May 13th to June 21st, 2019

    Fall Term: August 31st to November 3rd, 2019

    Reports To: Outdoor Education Coordinator / Outdoor Education Director

    Applicants interested in summer and/or fall term positions preferred

    Nature & Scope

    Outdoor Education Facilitators will deliver program instruction, interact directly with children, and provide positive customer service to school and retreats. With the support of the Outdoor Education Coordinators, Facilitators will deliver experiential, participant-focused programming with students from elementary and high schools, as well as adult retreat groups.

    Reporting to the Outdoor Education Coordinators, Facilitators will be trained in all program areas at camp and will executive programming following all risk management, policies and procedures, and within the scope of their training. Facilitators will provide support in kitchen duties, facility maintenance, and upkeep as required.


    • ·         Provide the required skills and expertise learned in training to facilitate safe and effective programming.
    • ·         Interact directly with children and encourage interaction between children.
    • ·         Assist with general maintenance, cleaning, and site support duties as required for daily operation.

    ·         Ensure all participants and staff follow camp rules, respecting each other and the facility.


    ·         Standard First Aid & CPR-C

    ·         NLS or willing to obtain

    ·         Criminal Reference Check with a Vulnerable Sector Screening issued no later than six (6) months preceding start date

    ·         3 Successful Reference Checks

    Additional Qualifications (assets)

    ·         Wilderness Advanced First Aid or Wilderness First Responder

    ·         ACCT Level 1 or 2

    ·         Paddle Canada Instructor

    ·         Pleasure Craft Operator Card

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