Job Posting

Assistant Counsellor

Assistant Counsellor, Full Time

Weekly Rate $200.00 (plus room & board)

Camp Stephens, Lake of the Woods, Kenora, Ontario (Live on Site)

June 25–September 1, 2023 (subject to change)


Do you love working with children? Want to help provide a high-quality camp experience for every child? Excited about spending your Spring and Summer on an island in beautiful Lake of the Woods? Camp Stephens provides a unique opportunity for everyone.  The Assistant Counsellor will support the counsellor in working directly with campers, ensuring that there is a safe, fun and supportive recreational/educational setting for the campers.


Are you the right fit?

  • Assists in the supporting and supervising of campers at all scheduled activities
  • Assist in planning and implementing camp programs
  • Assist in ensuring the needs of assigned campers are being met (including physical, emotional, social, medical and nutritional)
  • Assist in ensuring all equipment and supplies are used according to camp standards and ensure work/program areas are free of hazards
  • Assist Provides additional support to the larger team as needed



What else do you need?

  • Must be at least 17 years of age or completed grade 11 but not grade 12
  • Standard First Aid & CPR C
  • Bronze Cross
  • Globally Harmonized System (will train)


  • Fully immunized against COVID-19 or valid exemption


  • National Lifeguard (NL)




Submit your cover letter and resume by January 31, 2023 to:




YMCA-YWCA Camp Stephens

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(204) 989-5863