Climbing Guide

Date posted: 12/12/2017
Closing date: 4/1/2018
Number of positions: 2
Location: Tim Horton Children's Ranch, Kananaskis, AB
Length: part-time

Description / duties:
• Delivering quality, youth-focused programming through facilitating climbing activities
• Ensuring proper climbing instruction and safety of campers and staff at all times
• Maintaining professional and healthy relationship with all companies, service providers, park wardens, Stoney Reserve Municipal Agents, etc.
• Maintaining and properly storing climbing gear/equipment
• Completing daily trip logs and related forms, as well as incident/accident reports as necessary
• Being a role model for campers to look up to during the camp session and beyond
• Providing leadership and guidance to other staff, modeling inclusivity and mentorship

• Pursuing post-secondary degree or diploma in recreation, outdoor/adventure education or a related field
• Association of Canadian Mountain Guides (ACMG) Top Rope Climbing Instructors (TRCI) Certification – or willing to obtain
• Wilderness First Aid – or willing to obtain
• Extensive climbing experience
• Demonstrated group facilitation skills
• Experience working with youth, preferably in an outdoor setting
• Skilled in behaviour management and problem solving
• Clear criminal background check
• Ability to live on-site for an extended period of time and work flexible hours

Contact information

Tim Horton Children's Foundation
RR#2, 264 Glen Morris Rd. E

Legal Disclaimer: With the exception of on-campus College of the Rockies student positions, these postings come from external employers and the College is not responsible for the accuracy of postings, for employer hiring procedures, or for ANY changes (including dates) made after the initial posting.