When it’s easy, it’s boring!
We are a science popularization company that, since 2000, has been dedicated to transmitting its passion for science to young people. Our golden rule is to inspire young people to learn more about this field.
We offer fascinating workshops in two parts: science popularization and training in facilitation – where everyone’s respect and participation are valued by a clear, friendly and professional framework. In addition to being stimulating, our activities meet the requirements of the Ministry of Education, Leisure and Sport with regard to science and technology.
For the organization and coordination of our science camp, we are currently looking for:
Under the authority of the science camp director, you will be responsible for a group.
Ability to work in a team and to arouse the interest of children;
Good adaptation capacity.
Participate in the various trainings before and during the camp;
Participate in work meetings before and during the camp;
Participate in the development and preparation of camp activity programs.
Animate the activities and supervise the group according to the values of the company;
Act as a motivator and maintain the interest of children;
Ensure the cleanliness of the premises and the good condition of the equipment;
Convey a positive image of the organization at all times;
Schedule weekly activities for his group according to the criteria established by the camp management;
Organize, animate and participate in the gatherings at the beginning of the day;
Ensure compliance with health and safety measures related to COVID-19.
Ensure the safety of children and premises at all times;
Supervise children during outings;
Provide first aid as needed;
Write all accident reports as needed;
Follow up with parents and camp management;
Report any accident, breakage or anomalies to the camp management.
Experience in day camp, an asset;
Experience in science popularization (minimum of 2 years);
Bilingual (French and English);
DAFA training, an asset;
Available for all camp weeks;
Available for all formations;
CPR/AED First Aid Course;
No criminal record relating to employment;
Sense of responsibility and good judgment;
Able to transmit information (know how to inform and popularize);
Excellent interpersonal relationships.
Salary: $18 to $22 per hour
Time: 25 to 35 hours per week (8:45 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.)
The ratio of young people / one science animator and one monitor per group: 8 young people aged 4-5, 10 young people aged 6, 12 young people aged 7-8, 15 young people aged 9-10 and 15 young people aged 11-13 .
IMPORTANT: You must be available for the entire duration of the contract. The contract is from Monday to Friday, from June 27 to August 19, 2022. There will be paid training before the start of the camp in June. You must understand that no leave will be granted during this period.
Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Please note that the masculine gender is used without any discrimination and for the sole purpose of lightening the text.
Email application with a copy of your CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org