Learn to paddle traditional canoes and assist with tours in the lagoons of Toronto Islands

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Canada

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 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    Welcome to our canoe company, it was established in 2001. For almost 20 years we’ve been providing canoe programs in the lagoons of Toronto Islands. We receive a few thousand international students annually. The islands is the best place in the city. Working with us would be a fun way to learn about canoeing, Canada and the world.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Helping with Tourists

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You will learn to paddle historical canoes and meet people from around the world. You will have an opportunity to learn paddling a voyageour canoe and SUP by a certified Paddle Canada instructor. You will be meeting local islanders as well as tourists from around the world.

  • Host offers a wage in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers a wage in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

  • Help

    Help

    Help with assisting customers getting in and out of canoes. Help customers to choose and put on the right size life jacket. Help choose a paddle. Show basic canoe strokes. Explain the rules of behaviour while in the canoe.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English, Russian, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Boat. Comfortable, private, quiet. You will be staying aboard a house boat at a marina. There is a shared showers/toilet. Access to coin laundry. Free wi fi. Linens and towels provided.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The island are right next to the Toronto downtown area. You will have access to bikes, sup, windsurfing and more at your spare time. You can join us at the marina bar for drinks and live bands. There’s a shuttle that takes 10 min to the downtown.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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