Wye Marsh Program Volunteer

(Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre)

Position ID: V-MID0417
Last Modified: 03 Apr 2024
Last Full Update: 03 Apr 2024

Opportunity Details: Wye Marsh Program Volunteer

Contact Heather Keery, Special Events and Volunteer Coordinator, Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre; Phone: 705-526-7809 ext 217; Email: info@wyemarsh.com
  • Join Staff as they lead adult, youth, and school groups on outdoor experiences at the Wye Marsh on foot, snowshoes or cross country skis, or by kayak and canoe.  
  • Assist Staff delivering environmental education programs in English and/or French  
  • Possibly Roast Bannock or tend fire
  • Support weekend public programs 
  • Help out with special events
More Info Link www.wyemarsh.com
Benefits This is a great chance to share your love of nature with other out-door enthusiasts and novices alike. Escape, explore and experience the Wye Marsh as a volunteer to support our efforts to raise awareness and foster environmental stewardship in the "Heart of Georgian Bay."
Ages 16 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
Areas of Interest Education Support (Training Programs) ; Guide / Greeter ; Nature / Environment
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Team Work ;
  • Comfortable working outdoors in all seasons and weather
Commitment Length Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) - Program Season
Interaction Level Small Group ; Large Group
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Location Midland
Number of Positions Midland 
8 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
Transportation Car required ;
  • Volunteer responsible for own transportation to the Wye Marsh Centre
Police Check Required
Additional Requirements
  • Please dress in layers, with closed toe shoes. Be ready to enjoy the outdoors in all kinds of weather!

Agency Details: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre

Office Phone 705-526-7809
Fax 705-526-3294
E-Mail info@wyemarsh.com
Website www.wyemarsh.com
Address & Map
16160 Hwy 12
Midland, ON
Mailing Address PO Box 100 
Midland, ON 
Canada L4R 4K6