Positions Available

Below is an overview of the Day Camp positions for 2017. Most positions have been filled. We have openings for male inclusion counsellors and an arts and crafts instructor.

Counsellors for Primary, Junior, Intermediate, Sophomore and Senior Divisions

Note: Some counsellor positions are available for those willing to work on a part-time basis; meaning not all 9 weeks of the summer. Must be flexible on required weeks and able to work minimum of four weeks in total.

Inclusion Counsellors

Responsible for integrating campers with special needs into a group of their peers. Campers in this program are between the ages of 4 and 13 years. Campers involved in our program have needs related to Autism, Down Syndrome, Attention Deficit Disorder, Asperger's Syndrome and behavioural difficulties. Counsellors interested in applying for these positions should have previous experience working with children and a desire to pursue Special Needs education in the future.

Staff Coordinator FILLED

Responsible for all staff relations, training, evaluating, scheduling and communications and payroll. Excellent written and oral communication skills and strong organizational skills required. Excellent interpersonal skills and leadership experience are an asset. This is a 16 week contract, applicants must be available to work full-time for the entire summer.

Camper Services Coordinator FILLED

Responsible for Camper well being at camp. This role provides support to all campers who are in the regular camp program who are having challenges in fully participating in the camp program. Some communication with parents are a part of this role. Experience working with children and an understanding of a variety of strategies for children who are not adjusting well to camp. Excellent written and oral communication skills and strong organizational skills required. Excellent interpersonal skills and leadership experience are an asset. This is a 12 week contract, applicants must be available to work full-time for the entire summer.

Program Coordinator FILLED

Works closely with program director to support all program activity staff and program.

Inclusion Coordinator FILLED

Responsible for supporting and training the inclusion counsellors. Campers in the inclusion program are between the ages of 4 and 13 years and have needs related to Autism, Down Syndrome, Attention Deficit Disorder, Asperger's Syndrome and behavioural difficulties. Persons interested in applying for this position should have previous experience working with special needs children in a camp environment and a desire to pursue Special Needs education in the future

Waterfront Coordinator FILLED

Responsible for the operation of the pools (2) and the canoe pond - must have current certifications (First Aid, CPR, Bronze Cross, NLS, Instructors). Previous employment at a lifeguard is required. Must be available to work the entire summer.

Health Care Coordinator FILLED.

Responsible for all health care at camp (campers and staff) and the operation of the First Aid Centre. Must have current certifications (First Aid, CPR). Certification and/or post secondary education as an RN or RPN is considered a significant asset.

Counsellor In Training (CIT) Coordinator FILLED

Responsible for the design and implementation of the Counsellor in Training program (15 year old campers). Excellent written and oral communication skills and strong organizational skills required. Excellent interpersonal skills and leadership experience are an asset. A minimum of 3 year previous work experience as a camp counsellor is required. Must be available to work the entire summer.

Leader in Training (LIT) Coordinator FILLED

Responsible for the design and implementation of the Leader in Training program (14 year old campers).Excellent written and oral communication skills and strong organizational skills required. Excellent interpersonal skills and leadership experience are an asset. A minimum of 3 year previous work experience as a camp counsellor is required. Must be available to work the entire summer.

Communications Coordinator FILLED

Responsible for daily social media and website updates, composing and sending weekly parent communication emails and newsletters, taking weekly camp photos, creating multimedia presentations, videos and more! Excellent written and oral communication skills and strong organizational skills required. Technical and graphic design, excellent interpersonal skills and leadership experience are considered a strong asset. Must be available to work the entire summer.

Camp Spirit Coordinator FILLED

Responsible for putting the "wow" into camp. Duties include coordinating special events.

Aquatic Staff: FILLED [/p]

Responsible for life guarding and teaching Red Cross Swim at Camp lessons daily to campers aged 4 - 15 years (includes campers with Special Needs). Applicants must have current qualifications in First Aid, CPR, Bronze Cross, NLS and Red Cross Instructors.

Peace & Social Justice Coordinator FILLED

Responsible for the design and implementation of the Peace & Social Justice program. Excellent written and oral communication skills and strong organizational skills required. Excellent interpersonal skills and leadership experience are an asset. Applicants must display confidence in teaching, enthusiasm for non-violent problem solving, and interests in sustainability and world issues. Education in the area of Peace and Conflict resolution is considered a serious asset. This is a 12 week contract, applicants must be available to work full-time for duration of the contract.

Arts and Crafts Instructor

Responsible for designing and implementing an Arts & Crafts program twice weekly for campers aged 4 - 13 years

Biking Program Instructor FILLED

Responsible for designing and implementing a Biking program twice weekly for campers aged 9 - 13 years. Also responsible for maintaining Bikes safety and maintenance. Must have current first aid certificate

Climbing Instructors FILLED

Responsible for implementing a Climbing/Bouldering program twice weekly for campers aged 4 - 15 years. Must be willing to be trained in Climbing Gym safety/procedures, as well as a Belaying course.

Canoe Instructor FILLED

Plan, organize, and implement quality canoeing/kayaking lessons, skills, and drills for campers aged 8 -13 years of age. Ensure safe canoeing practices by both staff and campers. Work cooperatively with the Waterfront Director by actively assisting in the swim program and other waterfront activities. Applicants must have current qualifications in First Aid, CPR, and Bronze Cross.

Nature InstructorFILLED

Responsible for designing and implementing a Nature program twice a week for campers aged 4 to 13 years