Employment

Each year, the Outdoor Education department at St. George's School hires a number of contract guides to work part-time with our programs. Most programs are 4 - 5 days in duration. Applications are accepted throughout the year, but the main hiring periods are in June for our fall programs and in February for our spring programs.

Current Job Postings


Applying for work as an Outdoor Instructor/Guide - Prerequisites
 
  • current first-aid and CPR certification (40 hours Wilderness First Aid minimum; 80 hours Wilderness First Responder preferred)
  • interest and aptitude working with youth in residential and wilderness situations
  • experience and/or relevant certifications in wilderness pursuits as an instructor/guide
  • all candidates must pass a Criminal Record Check

Applying for work as an Outdoor Instructor/Guide - Requirements
 
  • Resume and cover letter
  • Copies of current certifications

All application packages should be submitted electronically by email: outdoored@stgeorges.bc.ca. Suitable applicants will be interviewed in person or by telephone and successful applicants will be required to complete an information and school forms package.

Employment Specifics

As part-time employees of St. George's School, income tax and CPP deductions will be deducted from bi-weekly paycheques. Instructors are covered under the school's liability insurance, may be eligible for WCB coverage, and will accumulate hours for Employment Insurance purposes. Current employees are responsible for providing the department with current contact and mailing information.
St. George’s School acknowledges that we are situated on the unceded traditional territory of the Musqueam First Nation.
 
Contributions to St. George's School are tax creditable as prescribed by Canadian law. St. George's School's Charitable Registration Number is: 11917-5511 RR0001.
St. George’s School
Junior Campus: 3851 West 29th Avenue, Vancouver, BC Canada V6S 1T6
Senior Campus: 4175 West 29th Avenue, Vancouver, BC Canada V6S 1V1
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