We're Hiring! Camp Coordinator

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

 

Job Opportunity – Summer Camp Coordinator

Fixed term contract June 20 to August 5, 2016 (7 weeks)

 

Mondays to Fridays – 30 hours/week. Wages $11.25/hour

 

Position summary:

The camp coordinator is responsible for planning, coordinating and implementing camp activities; providing guidance and

supervision to camp counsellors and ensuring campers have a safe, quality, fun-filled camp experience.

 

Camp location:

196 Wentworth St N, Suite 227B Hamilton ON L8L 5V7

 

Responsibilities:

The camp coordinator is expected to:

• plan, implement and lead the camp program developed under the direction of the program managers

• guide and supervise camp counsellors

• provide supervision to campers on and off site

• provide campers with activities that are safe, inclusive, educational and recreational

• liaise with the parents and respond to their concerns in a timely manner

• Complete administrative duties in a timely manner (e.g. attendance, incident/accident reports, opening/closing procedures)

 

Canada Summer Jobs eligibility requirements:

• Must be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of employment

• Must have been registered as a full time student in the previous academic year and intends to return to school on a full time

basis in the next academic year

• Is a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or a person on whom refugee protection has been conferred under the

Immigration and Refugee Protection Act

• Is legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations.

 

Qualifications:

• Must absolutely enjoy working children.

• Experience working with children with anti-social behavioural tendencies, is an asset.

• Must have knowledge of music & experience with steelpan playing.

• Self-motivated, work well independently and in a group

• Strong leadership, interpersonal, communication and conflict resolution skills

• Valid First Aid/CPR certification and Vulnerable Persons’ Criminal Reference Check.

• Experience as a music camp coordinator or working in a music camp environment is an asset.

 

Applicants: please submit your resume & cover letter by email to hyso@rogers.com

on or before June 15 at 5:00pm

 

We thank all applicants for their interest in applying for this position however only candidates selected for interview will be contacted