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Head Arts Instructor

Sparrow Lake Camp

Sparrow Lake Camp

The most fun you can have while making the biggest difference in the lives of kids! 

Since 1912, Sparrow Lake Camp has been a not-for-profit traditional overnight summer camp located just north of Orillia on beautiful Sparrow Lake. Sparrow Lake is an inclusive community aimed at providing quality camp experiences for children and youth regardless of religion, gender, culture, ability, or economic status.

Title: Head Arts Instructor

Location: Sparrow Lake, Severn, Ontario – Between Orillia & Gravenhurst, Ontario

Dates of Employment: June 25, 2022 – August 20, 2022

Salary $2,500-$3,200 plus room & board commensurate with experience

Position requirements:

  • Must submit a Police Reference Check
  • Must hold a Standard First Aid and CPR-C
  • Familiar with the safe operation of general maintenance equipment and tools.
  • Actively participate in a week-long training week prior to camp starting
  • Demonstrated experience in the visual arts and craft

Purpose: The purpose of the position of Head Arts Instructor is to coordinate and supervise all aspects of the camp’s Arts programs in a manner consistent with the goals and aims of Sparrow Lake Camp.

Position Responsibilities: The Head Arts Instructor oversees all facets of the operation of the camp’s Arts programs.  In accordance with camp policies and procedures, the Head Arts Instructor is responsible for:

  • Organizing and supervising all aspects of the camp’s Arts Program.
  • Provide support and oversight to Arts staff and counsellors.
  • Administering the Arts program budget.
  • Submitting a Arts program report at the end of the camp season.
  • Support is provided, as requested or required, for other staff members for specific matters.
  • Acts as a “cabin mascot”.
  • Meets additional staff expectations, as assigned.

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