Job Posting

Camp Counselor

Township of King

JOB PROFILE:                                                                   

                                                  

Function:

Implements and engages camp participants in interactive activities including organized arts and crafts, singing, sports activities, games and field trips while maintaining a safe environment.

 

Reports to:

  • Recreation Services Supervisor

 

Supervision Responsibilities:

  • None

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintains safety and supervision of all campers including upholding and abiding by ratio expectations
  • Assists in the implementation of daily camp programming.
  • Assists in maintaining accurate program records including incident reports and behaviour tracking forms where required
  • Staff will follow and practice the HIGH FIVE – Principles of Healthy Child Development (Participation, Play, Mastery, Friends, and Caring Adult).
  • Organizes and leads a variety of small and large group activities daily both indoors and outdoors
  • Assists with set-up and clean-up of camp events, activities and programs.
  • Practices risk management skills to ensure the safety and well being of all campers and staff, taking mitigating actions to address any risks
  • Actively participates in and supervises water activities when applicable
  • Assists with the mentorship of volunteers and weekly evaluations.
  • Hours of work will be between 7:15AM – 6:00PM, Monday to Friday.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 16 years of age.
  • Minimum of one (1) year of experience working with children.
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills.
  • Valid First Aid & CPR C Certification.
  • High Five Principles of Healthy Childhood Development Certification.

Conditions of Employment:

  • Required to work outside and follow all operating procedures and safety policies of the Township of King.
  • Required to deal courteously and effectively with the general public, staff and other departments.
  • Upon hire, completion of HIGH FIVE Principles of Healthy Child Development, Standard First Aid and CPR C and submission of a Vulnerable Sector Screening are required.
  • Must be 16 years of age or older
  • Must be available to work the duration of the contract, in full

Period of Employment:

June 21. 2021 – September 3, 2021

Details

Category:
Counsellor

Posted:
July 5, 2021

Website:
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Email:
eburford@king.ca

Phone:
905-883-6563