We're Hiring ! Camp Counsellors !

Monday, June 20, 2016

Job Opportunity – Summer Camp Counsellor

Fixed term contract June 27 to August 5, 2016 (6 weeks)


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


Position summary:

The camp counsellor is responsible for delivery of the camp activities; providing assistance with supervision of campers on/offsite

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


Camp location:

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



The camp counsellor is responsible for:

• delivery of camp program activities under the guidance and supervision of the camp coordinator

• assisting with the supervision of campers on and offsite

• interacting and communicating with parents regarding campers’ needs and well-being

• maintaining a safe and tidy program space, this may include the setup of instruments

• reporting all concerns, accidents and incidents to the camp coordinator for follow up and the appropriate action

• performing other duties as assigned


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.



• 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. Must be able to organize sport/play activities.

• Self-motivated and works well 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 counsellor 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 20th at 5:00pm

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