Bridge on Murray River
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21 Jun 2019

Full-Time Program Instructor

Goldeye Centre Alberta, Canada

Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities

  • ensuring that equipment and facilities are safe and that guests are instructed in safety procedures
  • planning appropriate programs of outdoor activities for groups, usually in liaison with teachers or managers of the group;
  • briefing and debriefing guests before and after activities
  • preparing educational resources
  • dealing with queries, problems and complaints from guests
  • recording and reporting accidents, dealing with accidents and emotional upsets
  • checking, maintaining and preparing equipment
  • upkeep of the facilities
  • planning new activities to meet changing demands
  • Be a positive role model for young people including teaching and setting a good example in areas such as proper manners, goal setting, accountability, respect for the environment, and respect for each other.
  • Provide feedback on continuous improvement initiatives to Program Manager
  • Be accountable for risk assessment and implementation of Goldeye health and safety standards/protocols/procedures
  • comfortable in high ropes course duties such a set up & take down
  • comfortable in performing work duties at heights

Qualifications

  • Ropes and outdoor education experience
  • Certifications in any outdoor related field (TRCI, ACCT Level 1, ACCT Level 2…)
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Strong communication and facilitation skills, with a solid background in curriculum development
  • A good understanding of positive youth development and risk management principles
  • Highly organized, strong ability to multi-task and prioritize work
  • Team player and customer service oriented
  • Personal experience in climbing, belaying etc is a bonus.
  • Ability to speak in front of small to large groups is very important.

How to Apply

Send your resume and covering letter to operations@goldeye.org

Job Categories: Outdoor Education. Job Types: Full-Time.

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