Cabin Counsellor/Pool Programmer
Camp Menesetung – Who We Are: Overnight Camp, Day Camp, Outdoor Ed. Centre on the shore of Lake Huron – just north of Goderich, Ontario.
Camp Menesetung (30 staff, 70-100 campers/week) is a non-profit charity that seeks to lead the way in creating inclusive, healthy, and sustainable community through the Spirit of outdoor adventure. Camp Menesetung is affiliated with the United Church of Canada and we welcome and celebrate staff and campers of all faith and non-faith backgrounds.
Camp Menesetung is committed to valuing the good work that our staff do, we are thrilled to report that we have achieved a 110% summer staff salary increase from 2017-2023. A word of caution and encouragement: this is a job that, if you are ready for it, has the potential to be one of the most challenging and rewarding experiences of your life; this is a job that will change lives – yours and your campers. Choosing this job is a choice to challenge yourself to become a better person. Are you ready?
Camp Menesetung also supports a Spring Program Staff team (May-June) which all applicants are welcome to apply for in addition to this position.
Required Qualifications: Age: 17+, Standard First Aid/CPR-C (by June 26th, 2023), clean vulnerable sector police check (for those 18+ only), Bronze Cross or NLS.
Salary: Dependent on experience and certifications, between ($415-$600/week + Room&Board)
Employment Dates: Summer Sessions (Sunday-Friday) July 2nd-August 25th, 2023, shorter term contracts available with prior discussion. Week off is possible.
Responsibilities: This popular program is all about safe fun in the pool, playing themed games and activities as a way to cool down and get some exercise for all campers. A typical day at camp pool might include ‘Polar Dip’ in the morning, 3-5 hour long programmed sessions, a Day Camp free swim, and an all Camp free swim.
This position is a dual role. You are responsible for a group of campers throughout down-time, meal-times, and overnight (with breaks of course!) as a Cabin Counsellor, ensuring needs are met and great fun is had, working with your assigned Leader In Training. Please see the Job Description on our website below for further details.
To Apply: For more information, and to complete an online application, please visit our website! www.campmenesetung.ca/jobs
If you have any questions please contact us!
Colleen Lowrie | Camp Director | firstname.lastname@example.org
Clayton Peters | Executive Director | email@example.com