Pearce Williams Summer Camp (PW) is looking for Summer Camp Counsellor/Programmer’s to work first hand with our summer campers from July through August.
Our Counsellor/Programmers are responsible for providing our campers with amazing camp experiences. Our summer program consists of seven week long sessions and pre-summer training events. Those aged 16+ are eligible to apply, with preference given to applicants with demonstratable leadership skills, strong organizational skills, a love of summer camp, problem solving skills, the ability to work with children and other staff, as well as the ability to perform all the job duties in a Christ like manner. PW campers range in age from 5 to 15.
The job description for all staff at Pearce Williams is to do what needs to be done to ensure that our summer campers have the most amazing summer camp experience.
Staff are required to have a Standard First Aid Certificate, a current criminal records check and relevant experience. Swimming qualifications (NLS) an asset, but not necessary.
Camp will ask you to commit to the following dates. All training is paid.
- A training day & site orientation on Saturday, May 7, 2022
- A training weekend – Friday, May 27 at 7pm to Sunday, May 29 at 5pm
- A training week – Sunday, July 10 at 7pm to Friday, July 15 at 5pm
- We then run 6 weeks of camp from July 17, 2022 to August 26, 2022. You would live on site while you work at camp – from Sunday nights to Friday nights. Note that you do not have to work all 6 weeks of camp – it depends on the number of campers who sign up and your own availability.
- Preference is given to people who can attend all training and work all 6 weeks of camp.
- Spring work is also available in May & June to help prepare the camp for summer
We currently have six (6) openings for this position.
Please visit our website to find out more information about Pearce Williams and to apply – www.campisbetter.com/join-staff
Compensation varies depending on experience. The position includes room & board during camp sessions.
Location: Pearce Williams Summer Camp & Retreat Facility, Iona, Ontario (30 minutes southwest of London).