Nature Camp Coordinator/Leader

Spend a summer with us as The Knowlesville Art and Nature Centre – create friendships and memories to last a lifetime!

The Knowlesville Art and Nature Centre is looking for, motivated, kid and nature-loving camp leaders. 

Nature Center Camp Leaders will gain exposure to best-in-class nature-based programing and organic gardening and permaculture land maintenance practices. Reporting to the KAN Executive Director and the Nature Center Campus Intern, the Nature Centre Camp Leader will assist with the development and implementation of summer nature programs for children, families and adults at the Knowlesville Art and Nature Center.

Give tours of the Art & Nature Centre and manage the resource library.  Deliver a series of nature educational activities that include literacy, art, environmental education, craft & local history.   Assist with the care the Knowlesville Art & Nature Centre grounds, trails and gardens.  

Assist with the production of our newsletters and updates to the website & social media sites.  Other duties are assigned.   

Job Duties
Facilitate nature-based programming
Care for and connect with each child
Oversee the health and well-being of all program participants
Communicate professionally with parents and staff
Perform a variety of tasks including but not limited to, gardening, cleaning and cooking when possible
Current Standard First Aid and CPR certification and drivers license
Familiarity with operating and maintaining garden tools
Communicate professionally with parents, campers and staff
Seasonal, Full-Time
8 Weeks
$15.30/hour, 36 hours per week
Experience with children
Must have the ability to receive and follow direction
An affinity for the natural world and summer camp activities
A clear Criminal Reference Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening done within the past 12 months
Must be physically able to stand, lift up-to 15 kg, getting up and down from the ground frequently
Must be physically able to assist children as required – (eg. Lifting, getting up and down from the floor frequently)
Be prepared to dress appropriately for weather and conditions in order to be comfortable outside for long periods of time and at all times of the year (ie. rain paints, bug jacket, etc.)
The ability to provide outstanding customer service to children and parents
Strong communication skills via text, phone, and email

How to Appy:

Please email your resume to Tegan at

Additionally, you can contact our office by phone at 506-375-6400.
Resumes can also be dropped off in person at the KAN Centre Office or mailed to us at 111 Simms Rd., Knowlesville NB, E7L 4P7. Please follow up by emailing or calling us. Thank you!

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