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Walk T.O.

Job Title:

Educational Walking Tour Guide
Date Posted:
2017-12-01
Accommodations?:
Yes
City:
  Downton Toronto
Work Permit?:
  Yes
Province:
  ON
Bonuses?:
  No
Industry:
  Tourism
Pay Rate:
  $20 per hour
Category:
  Travel/Tour
Competition Start Date:
  2017-12-01
Job Level:
  Non-management
Competition Close Date:
  2018-01-01
Length:
  Part Time      
       
       
EDUCATIONAL WALKING TOUR GUIDES
September – November 2017, part-time
Toronto-philes, eco-geeks and urban geographers take notice! Walk T.O. guides teach students about the city’s history, eco-prowess, art and diversity. You will lead groups of 15-30 elementary, intermediate and senior level GTA students, and their teachers, on our five city walks.

Our environmentally and socially-conscious city walks are rooted in the rich stories of Toronto’s people and history. We are seeking a creative, outgoing educational tour guides with lots of energy.

Requirements
- Passion for interacting with students from Grades 5-12
- College or University degree, teaching background preferred
- Experience presenting to large groups
? Ability to memorize lots of material
- Must be available at least three mornings per week (from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.) from September to November. All of our walks are two-hours long.
- Reliable and committed to the full season of part-time guiding. Great for freelancers and retired teachers. Please do not apply if you are searching for full-time work or know that you wont be available next spring for a second season.

Pay
Rate of pay $20 per hour for guiding; plus training paid at minimum wage.
To find out all about us go to walkto.ca.

To apply, email your resume, a cover letter and your availability for the fall season (which weekday mornings you are available, and how many mornings per week to guide) to: tours@walkto.ca

CLOSING DATE: Sunday, August 27th. No phone calls please. We will only respond to applicants that are offered an interview. Interviews will be held on Wednesday August 30th, and Thursday August 31st.