Organic farm camp in beautiful Prince Edward County, just a couple of hours from Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal is seeking two (2) counsellors for Summer 2020. We are a small scale, 10 acre bio-diverse, beyond organic farm. We grow seasonal vegetables, raise livestock on pasture, craft artizanal foods from our crops, host harvest dinners and offer a luch pop up service from our road side farm stand using only our own ingredients. We educate about food and sustainable agricultural practices through our Summer camp for a small grou[p of children and our seasonal workshops. We crerate memorable experiences around farm life and ethically responsible foods while enjoying the surrounding community of Black River and it's emerging art scene, rich agricultural history and waterways.
Contract from July 6 to August 22 2020
With week off Aug 2 to Aug 8
Contract pays $4000.00 plus room and board
This is a great opportunity to enjoy the Summer in a fun and safe enviornment, acting as a positive role model to the children. Counsellors will ensure the program is delivered enthusiastically and are inline with meeting the objectives of knowledge regarding how food is grown.
Prefered candidates have an interest in organic food and or agriculture, some experience working with children, studying towards a field of education, phsycology or equivelent work experience.
Duties include supervising the health and safety of campers at all times, maintaining a clean, organized and safe enviornment. Lead hands on activities wit a great attitude along with staff, volunteers and the public.
Our farm blends our own cultural heritages and our Canadian pride of diversity. We are commited to work towards a socially inclusive enviornment.
Standard first aid training and drivers licence an asset. Secondary language welcome.
If you are energetic, are willing to learn and think you can fit into our project with mutual benefit, please contact us with your intertests and abilities. It's going to be an exciting summer. Hope you can join us.
Please e-mail your resume and brief cover letter to:
subject: Organic Farm Camp Counsellor
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Feb 13 2020 ID: 56046