Applications for summer student employment are posted in March.
Applications for those interested in volunteering are accepted throughout the year. Please contact us
Position 1: Program Supervisor
Implement and oversee recreational activities for children and their families at Waupoos Farm. Provide a welcoming environment, orientation and liaising with visiting families: plan, coordinate and supervise summer program; assist cottager and host families and children. Clean and maintain cottages and lodge facilities. $11.40/ hour. Work week: Monday to Friday.
Position 2: Counselor and Volunteer Coordinator
Provide a welcoming environment and orientation. Interact directly with visiting families on activities such as arts, crafts, games, reading, and sports. Coordinate and run volunteer program, supervise younger volunteers; track and log volunteer hours and activities. Clean and maintain cottages and lodge facilities. $11.40/ hour. Work week: Monday to Friday.
Position 3: Head Lifeguard
Provide surveillance during pool operation hours to prevent accidents. Administer policies, procedures and rules to ensure the proper conduct of pool users. Provide swimming lessons for children. Clean and maintain the pool on a daily basis. $13.50/hour. National Lifeguard Certification required. Work week: Tuesday to Saturday
Position 4: Maintenance and Animal Care
Assist in the daily care of poultry yard and other petting zoo type animals. Help with the building and repairs of stalls, fences, painting and other relevant duties as they arise. Provide lawn maintenance, oversee community garden and provide trail management for 200-acre wooded area. Clean and maintain cottages and lodge facilities. $11.40/ hour. Work week: Monday to Friday.
Applicants should send a resume and cover letter outlining how they meet the specific requirements of the position to the Farm Management Team at:
The Waupoos Foundation
Attn: Farm Management Team
2050 Rideau Rd.