The Head Canoeing Instructor teaches canoeing lessons and facilitates the running of the canoeing program with the counselors. This person reports to the Program Director and is responsible for the development, safety, delivery and supervision of the Canoe program. The TSC canoe program is a flatwater only paddling experience and is the original historical foundation of the ORCKA Canadian Style Canoeing program. https://www.orcka.ca/orcka_program
The program ranges from teaching very basic canoe skills to Beginners with little to no experience in a canoe to assisting more advanced paddlers learn sophisticated strokes like pivots, landings, circles, feathering etc
Current Bronze Cross
Current First Aid and CPR “C”
Relevant canoeing experience
At least one summer of experience working in a canoeing environment.
Demonstrated competencies in canoe skill delivery such as, facilitation, program planning, safety management and rescue
Experience leading other staff in the delivery of a canoeing program
Compensation varies depending on the position and experience. All positions include room, board, laundry and use of facilities.
Dates of employment: June 21 – August 28, 2020