SCCF Atlantic Chapter: now hiring summer staff for Wild Child Forest School (Halifax)!

Wild Child Forest School: Full Time Summer Staff Position

We are looking for someone magical with children to help deliver Wild Child Forest School Programming for the summer in the Halifax areas of Bedford and Grand Lake/Oakfield for our 2017 Summer Season. Our ideal candidate would love being outside in all weathers, enjoy playing & supervising children, with an eye for safety and risk management. 

Wild Child Forest School is a project of Sierra Club Canada Foundation that provides child led, play-based learning through repeated exposure to nature. At forest school we empower children to take the lead on their learning in a natural setting over time, which may mean getting wet, dirty, making stuff with tools, and learn to extend their limits in a thoughtful and intentional way.

See attached document for more information. The deadline is June 9th or until position is filled. If you think you are the ideal candidate, please apply early.

To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter outlining your education, experience and interest as an email attachment to Heidi Verheul, Wild Child Program Coordinator at Please include “Summer Student Application” in the subject line of your email. Sierra Club Canada Foundation is committed to creating a diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. 

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