About the Position
Position #: 18497
Organizationrare Charitable Research Reserve
Position: Summer Leader - ECO Camp
Location: rare ECO Centre, 768 Blair Road, Cambridge, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: By volunteering your time you will be helping youth to create a meaningful relationship with nature and assist in educating the next generation so they grow up caring about conservation. You will also gain work experience in a fun, natural environment while improving your leadership skills.
Description: Tasks:
-Facilitate games, crafts, activities and hikes in coordination with the Educators
-Ensure camp is a fun, educational experience
-Keep campers safe, be aware of environmental hazards
-Encourage respect for other campers, staff, nature and the property

Skills Needed:
-Energetic, enthusiastic and dedicated to ECO Camp
-Desire to work with children in an outdoor setting
-Good communication skills
-Physically fit – able to hike around the property
-Ability to guide and instruct and motivate children
Requirements: English Proficiency
Training Details: Orientation will be provided. This position will report to the rare Educators.
Working Conditions: This role will be primarily outdoors and active. Criminal Reference Check including Vulnerable Sector Check will be required.
Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail: Minimum one week commitment is required up to 8 weeks. Usual hours are 8:00am – 5:00pm.
Special Event Start Date: 2019-07-02
Special Event End Date: 2019-08-30
Age: 16+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: Not on a bus route
Accessibility: Designated accessible parking space
Area(s) of Interest: Arts/Culture, Environment, Mentoring / Tutoring
Skill(s): Supervision, Facilitation and Training, Conflict Resolution, Decision-Making/Prioritizing, Adaptability
How to Apply
Website: http://www.raresites.org
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Laura Klein
Phone: 519-650-9336 Ext. 126
Address: 1679 Blair Road Cambridge, N3H 4R8


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