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Over Night Camp Senior Instructor

  • 01/30/2023 3:51 PM
    Message # 13078647

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    • Deliver outdoor skills and environmental education courses; ensure forest themes are integrated into programs  
    • Assist with the planning & delivery of staff training, Open House, and camp programming 
    • Lead hikes and outtrips (must be able to hike up to 15kms carrying a pack of up to 50lbs) 
    • Demonstrate positive leadership for students and campers aged 8-16, as well as for the staff & visitors 
    • Provide supervisory support, feedback, and mentoring to volunteers, cabin leaders, and instructors 
    • Act as the program team lead when the Program Manager is not on shift • Work transport bus stops from metro Vancouver/ Squamish as needed 
    • Other duties as assigned (e.g. driving campers, staff, and/or supplies; cleaning program areas; admin duties) 
    • Instructor training - June 16th-18th, 2023. 
    • Senior Staff training - Dates to be determined. 
    • Staff Training - June 24th-28th, 2023 
    • Summer camp season - July 2nd through August 25th, 2023 
    • Preference may be given to candidates who can work groups beginning in late March/early April and extend through late October 

    Required Certifications & Experience 

    • A 35+hour Advanced First Aid certificate (e.g. Occupational First Aid Level II) or an NL lifeguarding certificate 
    • Class 5 driver’s license (experience driving a truck and trailer is an asset) 
    • Other experience and certifications are considered assets including a Class 4 Driver’s License, certifications in paddling, NL Lifeguarding, climbing and ropes, outdoor recreation and leadership, and education. 
    • Criminal reference check with a vulnerable sectors search no later than six months prior to the start date. 
    Additional Information:
    • Compensation begins at $145/day, with an increase of up to $8/day, according to experience and certifications. Free room and board is also included when programs are in session. 
    • To apply: Fill out our online application form at
    • We acknowledge that Evans Lake is located near Ch’iyakmesh on the unceded territory of Skwxwú7mesh Úxwumixw (Squamish Nation) 
    • ELFES is an equal opportunity employer. We are proud to uphold human rights, we value the inclusion of all members of our community, and we strive to create a safe and fun environment for everyone to explore forests

    Last modified: 01/30/2023 4:12 PM | Evans Lake


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