Program Curator

  • Job posted by Woodfield

Job Type

Full Time Contract

Published:

04/02/2018

Start Date:

05/07/2018

Application Deadline:

04/15/2018

Address

Toronto
Ontario
Canada

Description

Our Purpose

Woodfield’s mission is to connect people to true nature in the real and lasting ways. In 2018, we will formally launch Woodfield to the world, giving people a place to find their way to true nature. As a Program Curator you’ll have the opportunity to visit and be engaged with initiatives directly taking place at Woodfield. For further information regarding Woodfield, please visit https://woodfield.life/#intro


Woodfield is a dynamic organization that connects to its community in 3 ways to make magic happen within:


1.The Campus

500 acres of rich Muskoka land, cute cuddly animals, hiking/running trails, warm rustic lodges, wellness facilities, yoga decks & meditation areas. The Campus offers our members a chance to have a deep experience of the nature within and nature outside.


2.The City

Through our strategic partnership with lululemon, we offer our members free and paid classes in the city on a weekly basis. Classes are oriented towards mindfulness, yoga and other programming that helps people connect to the nature of self. 


3.The Connection

As we build our community in the City and on Campus, we are also focused on creating an online community that will be supported with free and paid education. We will offer a robust selection of articles, video and real time experiences to help people build resources to make them healthier and happier.  


Why be our Program Curator:

The Program Curator will help define the vision for the Woodfield experience at the Campus in Muskoka, classes & events in the City and help build the online experience for our member community.

The Program Curator will strive to help the public re-establish their relationships to true nature via classes, activities, events and workshops that touch on our 3 pillars of body, mind & spirit.


Core Responsibilities:

On Campus

  • Creating a programming vision
  • Creating protocols to onboard instructors
  • Recruiting instructors
  • Body - yoga, tai chi, chi gong, movement, fitness, nutrition, wild foraging, cooking
  • Mind - mindfulness, meditation, personal development
  • Spirit - music, art, creativity

In The City

  • Creating a programming vision
  • Curating our city events & classes
  • Recruiting instructors
  • Growing our member community in the city

Online

  • Coordinating with creative team and instructors, ambassadors, instructors to create online content.

Activations

  • Identifying opportunities for programming on Campus and In The City to help establish Woodfield as a leader in the wellness and thought leadership
  • Working with Sales & Marketing and Brand Team to project manage pop-ups

Relationships

  • Working with our instructors, ambassadors and staff to create unique programming that is engaging and leads to community and revenue outcomes
  • Reaching out to wellness organizations, thought leaders and community leads who are aligned with Woodfield’s values and cultivating a long, lasting professional relationship.

Key Experience:

  • 2 -3 years in wellness, fitness, yoga or mindfulness instruction and/or management
  • Deep understanding of hospitality and experience
  • Shown history of delivery high quality product & experience over several years
  • Strategic plan creation
  • Deep understanding of staffing, operations and managing costs
  • History of managing and mentoring people at a high level
  • History of delivering big results in a startup or small team environment; being a self motivated

Core Competencies:

  • Excel, Google Sheets
  • Word, Google Docs
  • PowerPoint, Keynote, Google Slides
  • Social Media (Instagram, Facebook)
  • Hubspot or equivalent CRM
  • Mailchimp
  • Survey Tools (Survey Monkey)

Requirements:

  • Post-secondary education in areas of focus or equivalent work experience & proven track record
  • Use of own vehicle to travel between Toronto & Woodfield, Muskoka
  • Completed police background and reference check

Performance Objectives:

  • Work with Managing Director to identify key objectives and report progress weekly
  • Work to reach shared Milestones for Woodfield success
  • Communicate any needs, challenges, productive ideas between weekly meetings

Benefits

Terms of Program Curator:

  • This is a one year salary position with annual allowance included for wellness, education, and gas allowance
  • Opportunities beyond 1 year contract exist subject to outstanding performance
  • Access to Woodfield for recreational use during season when available
  • Access to great teachers, leaders, ambassadors in fields of health, wellness & development

Level of Language Proficiency

English

Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

2-year degree

How To Apply

mal@thepaa.ca

http://www.thepaa.ca

We ask all Program Curator applicants apply directly to mal@thepaa.ca with the position in the subject heading and their name. Please enclose a cover letter sharing how you either create or give back to community along with your resume.


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