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Portable Rock Climbing Wall


Are you passionate about rock climbing and physical education? Are you interested in teaching elementary and high school students how to belay and rock climb?

The Guelph Grotto Climbing Company has been serving the Guelph community since 1994. The Grotto has been running the portable rock climbing program since 1999 and has introduced climbing to many communities around Southern Ontario!

The Position

The Guelph Grotto is looking for full time Rock Climbing Instructors to join our Portable Climbing Team and teach future crushers how to belay and rock climb. You will be helping to set up our portable climbing walls at different schools in the Guelph, Kitchener/Waterloo, London, Mississauga, and Brampton areas, as well as teach students how to belay and rock climb.

The job is full time and requires 30-40 hours a week, contract starts in October, and goes until June, with opportunity to continue through the summer at the Grotto climbing gym. Due to the nature of the job, we follow the school’s schedule, and may have downtime at Christmas, March break, and during exams.

The appropriate candidate is someone who is passionate about rock climbing and education, and is looking to apply their skills to teach high school and elementary school students.

Job Duties

To be considered for this position, candidates must have:

Desired Skills

Drop your cover letter and resume off in person or forward it to on or before September 15th 2018.

We thank all applicants for their interest in The Guelph Grotto Climbing Company. Those under consideration will be contacted.

Belay Staff

We are always looking for candidates with a passion for teaching climbing, a love for customer service, and an exceptional ability to build community. A background in working with youth and/or strong technical climbing skills are a vital asset. Full time opportunities will be posted as they become available.

We look for the following competencies in our Belay Staff:

If you love climbing and are looking for part-time flexible work, a Belay Staff position may be right for you! Please send your resume and brief message about why you would like to join our team to