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Head Visual Arts Instructor

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 Visual Arts Instructor

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

Dates of Employment: June 18 – September 4, 2023

Competitive salary plus room & board commensurate with experience

Position requirements:

  • Must submit a Police Reference Check
  • Familiar with the safe operation and general maintenance of 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 Visual Arts Instructor is to coordinate and supervise all aspects of the camp’s Visual Arts programs in a manner consistent with the goals and aims of Sparrow Lake Camp.

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

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

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