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Ropes Course 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: Adventure Zone (Ropes Course) Instructor

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

Dates of Employment: June 25 – August 25, 2023

Salary Competitive pay plus room & board commensurate with experience


Position requirements:

  • Experience with Rock Climbing or Ropes Courses
  • Current Standard First Aid and Level C-CPR
  • Must submit a Police Reference Check


Position Responsibilities: The Adventure Zone Instructor assists in all facets of the operation of the camp’s high and low adventure programs. The health and safety of all staff and campers involved in the program is a primary concern for the Adventure Zone Instructor.

In accordance with camp policies, the Adventure Zone Instructor is responsible for:

  • Working with the Head Adventure Instructor to run all aspects of the camp’s Adventure Zone program
  • Working in coordination with camp staff to maintain a high degree of safety in the area.
  • Facilitating fun, engaging, experiential programs that meet the needs of all camper age groups.
  • Organizing the set-up of the high and low ropes course area and equipment.
  • Organizing and maintaining the equipment inventory and activity area.
  • Fulfilling all general Resource Staff duties including participating in staff meetings.
  • Acting as a “cabin mascot” for camper cabin groups.

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January 9, 2023


(416) 483-2619