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
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.
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Program Facilitators work as a team to plan and facilitate exciting leadership, experiential and recreational - based programming for guests. Versatile by nature, each Program Facilitator serves as a frontline ...