Job Post

Lawn Care (Student Position)

Posted on June 23, 2022

Lawn Care position @ Paths of Courage Healing & Retreat Centre

Summer student position for 2022


Criteria for the job:

          Must be returning to school in the Fall of 2022 and be under 30 years old

          Must have a valid driver’s licence, auto insurance and your own transportation to Big Island in Prince Edward County


 Safety boots are required.  All other personal protective equipment will be supplied


Duration of employment: July 2022 until end of August 2022


Rate of pay is $15.00/hour for 35 hours per week


The Sexual Assault Centre Quinte & District has one student opening at the Paths of Courage Healing & Retreat Centre in Prince Edward County.  At this location we run one-week Residential Programs for survivors of sexual violence. This position will be up to 10 weeks in length, working day shift Monday to Friday each week.  This position would be ideal for an outdoor enthusiast and/or a recreation student.   Job duties will include all aspects of maintenance of the current trails and property grounds, cutting grass and maintaining flower gardens and any building maintenance as required (ie. painting).  As well, you would be assisting with our Kayaking workshop and Challenge Course if/when required.  Applicants must be able to work independently and as part of a team. 

• Current valid Police Check is required

• Previous related experience is an asset 

• Experience using lawn care tools (lawn mowers, weed trimmers, tree trimmers etc.) is an asset

• Ability to prioritize daily and weekly workload

• Proven self-starter, attention to detail and pride in your work

• Love of the outdoors

• Belay certification would be an asset

• Lifeguard certification would be an asset


Please forward your cover letter and resume to Sally via email at

no later than 3:00 pm on June 24th, 2022.


*Please note that only those applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted*

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