Outdoor Education Camp Facilitator

Traidhos Three Generation Camp Program

Chiang Mai, Thailand
16,000 Thai Baht/month

Paid • Full Time • Temporary

camps.threegeneration.org bargework@threegeneration.org +66852166521 Lynda Rolph

Reference: StaffCAMP

Sectors: environmental education

Closing date: Friday, 4th October 2019  

Outdoor Education Camp Facilitator (2 month seasonal appointment)

The Camp Program is based in Chiang Mai, Thailand. During the New Year period, it provides environmental education, English and Activity  and Family Activity camps for students from China. See www.threegeneration.org   Most residential camps are from 1 - 2 weeks long.

The successful applicant will lead groups on age appropriate scavenger hunts, bug observations, off campus visits and facilitation of reflection after  activities. The successful applicant will also manage groups during cultural and craft activities and be able to facilitate discussion on living sustainably and the responsibility of a global citizen.
Applicants should have  experience of leading teambuilding and group games.

The successful applicant will work as part of a small team throughout each camp experience.

The successful applicant will meet this profile:

  • University Graduate
  • Experienced leading students aged 4 - 14 in the out of doors eg outdoor activity center, scouts/guides, Forest School, Bushcraft activities, nursery
  • Enjoy interacting with groups of young people
  • Dynamic facilitator with good energy for leading children, aware of keeping students safe
  • Organized and able to pay attention to detail and manage time well
  • A good team player
  • Willing to immerse in all aspects of the residential camp program
  • Willing to work long hours and is physically fit
  • Able to embrace Thai culture and cope with working in a tropical climate
  • Available from early January 2020 - late February 2020 approx 2 months

Additional qualifications that would be useful

  • First aid
  • Lifesaving
  • TEFL qualification / experience working with people who are using english as an additional language
  • able to communicate in chinese

You will expect to grow your skills in working with different groups of students, experience working in an international context and broaden your knowledge of helping kids to interact with the environment.

Traidhos Camp Program provides: letter to obtain a volunteer visa for the camp period, simple room in a shared apartment, Aetna medical insurance and approx. 16,000 Thai baht per month paid as expenses.

Please contact the Head of Community at bargework@threegeneration.org by 4 October, attaching your current CV & a letter of introduction stating why you are ideally suited & keen to join this busy program. Please include the contacts for 2 referees and quote reference StaffCAMP.

Please mention environmentjob.co.uk when responding to this ad.