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Education & Outdoor Recreation

Great Moose Adventures

Outdoor Education, Wilderness Retreats & Canadian Culture

Employment Opportunities

Great Moose Adventures prides itself as a highly respected, quality Outdoor Education Centre. To achieve this status, we rely on an amazing staff of hard working, passionate, skilled outdoor educators, teachers, ECE's and young professionals. As such we are always on the look out for new candidates and fresh faces.

Why work at Great Moose Adventures?

As teachers and outdoor recreation enthusiasts - we work hard and play hard. We are constantly engaged as educators, striving to adapt and be better to make the experience here positive and enriching. We employ like-minded individuals who enjoy challenges, adventure and the pleasure of working with children in a natural, friendly setting. We seek positive, easy going, dedicated educators who are keen to share, laugh, grow and get sweaty & dirty. As such our working environment is built upon mutual respect, open communication and creativity. 

We also seek to offer an opportunity for professional development in the field of leadership, education, communication and character development. For our experienced staff, we establish goals and areas of growth in a professional outdoor educational setting - working alongside our management team to design and facilitate creative engaging programs. For our new staff, we utilize a mentorship program, where we seek to hire young adults who want to work in the field of education, and then pair them with an experienced teacher to shadow and learn from.

Any extra perks?
  • we offer certification in Red Cross Wilderness First Aid Training 
  • you are welcome to enjoy our trails, lodge and equipment during down times for your own adventure
  • competitive summer & outdoor educator wages with weekends off (unlike most summer camps)
  • we are happy to hire couples  


Here is a list of current job openings, including details and requirements - updated November 15 2020
 
Job
 Job Details
 Role & Responsibilities 
 Wages, Perks  & Certs
 Summer Assistant Teacher - 3 positions available:
  • SR (age 9-12)
  • MD (age 6-8)
  • JR (age 4 & 5)          
  • Full time throughout the summer 
  • Monday to Friday, 
  • All weekends off 
  • Work alongside an experienced educator to facilitate an outdoor education Day Camp program 
  • design & lead an evening camp program
  • Swim 'life guard' duties during swim & canoe sessions
  • Click here to learn about our Day Camps
  • $350-550 per week, pending qualifications
  • No experience required, but looking for candidates interested in developing skills in the field of leadership and education
  • Manditory NLS certification
  • We provide wilderness first aid  certification 
 School Year - Assistant Teacher & Outdoor Educator

  •  Part Time - Occassional to start

  • Work alongside experienced OCT teachers in a variety of roles, educating children from KG - Grade 8 
  • $17 + per hour
  • OCT certification an assest, but candidates with camp, day care, leadership experience will be considered
  • An ability to lead large group activities with an energetic voice is required : )
  • Opportunity to extend position into full time summer work and possible teaching position at GMA Academy
  • We provide wilderness first aid certification
  Summer 
Lead Teacher  - 
3 positions available:
  • SR (age 9-12)
  • MD (age 6-8)
  • JR (age 4 & 5)
  • Full time throughout summer
  • Monday to Friday (8:30-4:30)
  • All weekends off 
  • Design & faciliate inquiry based,                            outdoor education lessons & activities for our summer Day Camp program
  • Work alongside a team of experienced outdoor educators to create programs based on weekly themes, focusing on creative exploration in a forest setting
  • Click here to learn about our Day Camps 
  • $500-700 per week, pending qualifications 
  • We provide wilderness first aid certification
  • Seeking candidates with OCT certification, camp and/or leadership experience and those wanting to work in the field of education 
  • Bronze Cross/NLS an asset, but not a deal breaker

If you are interested , please send a Resume & Cover Letter to directors@greatmooseadventures.com  Thanks for your time & considerations.