Program Volunteer

(Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre)

Position ID: V-MID0417 Last Modified: 14 Dec 2018 Last Full Update: 16 Jul 2018
Opportunity Details
ContactMary-Ann Milne, Excu Director, Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre; Phone: 705-526-7809 ext 220; Email:
DutiesGuide groups throughout the Marsh and help with educational programs in English and/or French. Leading groups in Canoeing/kayaking. Leading groups in Snowshoeing/X Country Skiing. Helping with School groups/badge groups, extra supervision of group without leading. Helping out at special events & Festivals. Administrative assistance also required.
More Info
BenefitsHelp to deliver these important programs to our community.
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAnyone
Areas of InterestGuide / Greeter ; Nature / Environment
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Comfortable working outdoors
Commitment LengthShort Term (3 months or less) ; Program Season
Interaction LevelSmall Group ; Large Group
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon 
Flexible to meet the availability of the volunteer and meet program needs
SeasonsSpring ; Summer ; Fall ; Winter ; Year Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LocationWye Marsh Wildlife Centre
Number of PositionsMidland 
8 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationCar required ; Volunteer responsible for own transportation to the Wye Marsh Centre
Costno cost.
Police CheckRequired
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Start DateOn or after 01 May 2016
Agency Details
Organization NameWye Marsh Wildlife Centre
Office Phone705-526-7809
Address & Map
16160 Hwy 12
Midland, ON
Mailing AddressPO Box 100 
Midland, ON L4R 4K6