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Camper Relations Director

Kilcoo Camp is Hiring!  

POSITION: Camper Relations Director
POSITION TYPE: Seasonal/Summer (9 weeks late June to late August)
LOCATION: Kilcoo Camp in Minden, ON 

ABOUT USFounded in 1932, Kilcoo Camp is a private overnight summer camp for boys near Haliburton, Ontario. We strive to build campers’ confidence, develop their sense of independence, foster lifelong friendships, and allow boys’ the opportunity to grow as individuals through outdoor recreation, land & water sports, and a wilderness canoe tripping program. 

Kilcoo Camp is currently seeking candidates for the newly created role of Camper Relations Director to facilitate and assist campers in adjusting to camp life, rules and expectations while creating a supportive, caring and respectful camp community.  This position includes room & board and requires the successful candidate to live on-site at Kilcoo Camp from June 21-August 26, 2024. 

Main Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • The health, safety, and well-being of campers is the primary responsibility for all staff members 
  • Assists counsellors with cabin management and promptly addressing camper concerns 
  • Assists counsellors with conflict resolution and positive group dynamics 
  • Provides mentorship and training in best practices to prevent bullying, violence, and all forms of discrimination 
  • Assists counsellors with parent/caregiver communication 
  • Assists counsellors with end-of-session evaluations 

 Experience and Qualifications:  

  • University or college student. Studies in child & youth care or social work fields an asset.  
  • Current Standard First Aid & CPR ‘C’ certification or equivalent.  
  • Clear Police Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Screening. 

Compensation and Contract Details 

  • Mandatory Pre-Camp staff training and 8 weeks summer camp June 21 – August 26, 2024 
  • In addition to having a fantastic summer surrounded by positive and engaged team members and campers, all room and board are included in your stay at camp for the summer 
  • Compensation range is between $3,200 – $3,800 

To Apply: Please email your resume to Please include “Camper Relations Director” in the email subject. We will review applications as received. 

We wish to express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest in this position,
however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Kilcoo Camp is committed to employment equity and encourages all qualified candidates to apply. 
We value inclusivity and diversity in the workplace.  If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment & selection process, please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.   




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