Over the past 3 decades, Breakaway Tours has become one of the largest student travel companies taking thousands of travellers annually to destinations across Canada and the Caribbean.
Our mission is to provide the best trips to high school students of all backgrounds. Today, we continue to travel to new mountains and cities, creating one of a kind experiences for our travellers.
BRIEF OVERVIEW OF POSITION
You will be a senior-level team member of our client, Breakaway Tours or Breakaway Beach, on destination. Trip Coordinators are selected to manage and execute specific aspects of a Breakaway programs.
Each individual is responsible for certain tasks related to their role and will be the go-to person if other volunteers or passengers have questions about the program.
Most importantly Trip Coordinators will be making sure passengers are having a great time on their trip!
WHAT WE CAN OFFER
We are committed to ensuring that our community of destination team members are well trained, excited about the work they do, and have a very positive experience working and growing with us.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES / DUTIES
Managing day-to-day functions and trip leaders to ensure smooth operations during trips.
Making the hard decisions and understanding the importance of being the disciplinarian.
Helping to ensure a safe and enjoyable environment for all passengers on trip.
Providing support to Trip Leaders on a professional and personal level.
Executing planned events and excursions with other coordinators.
Education in one of the following programs is an asset but is not required to apply :
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Role : Contracted per trip
Growth : After mastering this role, you can become a Program Director / Full-Time employee
We run trips from January through to July, and are looking for staff who are going to be able to commit to the majority of our trips all year.
Each trip is between 3-10 days in length. We have two seasons with multiple trip types and dates :
Spring Season : February - March
Summer Season : June - July
Our trip destinations include :
We cover all costs of your travel (flights / trains / buses etc.), accommodations (hotel stay), experiences (excursions / events), and food for the duration of your contract.
There are no out of pocket costs for you to work and travel with us. We also provide all our Trip Leaders with a cash honorarium bonus to thank them for their hard work.
Be sure to check out The Aftermovie from our Summer 2021 season!