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Summer Camp Director 2022

Camp Misquah

Summer Camp Director

Do you want to make a difference?  Do you have the skills and attitude to help others?  Do you want to have one of the best summers of your life?  Camp Misquah is now hiring our Summer Camp Director for the 2022 season! This is a special place where memories are made for both staff and campers.

About us and the program:

Camp Misquah is an Ottawa based non-profit summer camp that provides a special residential camping experience for adults and children with developmental disabilities.   Our amazing program aims to provide a high quality and safe environment for the care of persons with developmental disabilities aged 8 to 80. Camp runs for 6 -7 weeks during July and August at a wonderful lakeside facility near Gracefield, Quebec.

About the Role:

The Director focuses on planning, managing and camp logistics including: recruiting counsellors, registering campers, staff training and managing all administrative tasks. You will run the camp with the assistance of a generous allotment of program staff.  You will be active in helping plan a camp that effectively manages Covid risk and promotes the health of staff and campers. The right individual will commence on a part time basis in early 2022 and increase to full time as the workload increases and camp gets closer.  In July and August you will live and breathe camp. In September, you will finalize the year and help set plans for the next.

Essential Requirements:

We are seeking a suitably qualified educator, social worker, camp professional or health care professional with management experience and an indepth understanding of camp life. You will have a positive attitude and ability to ‘think on your feet’.  You will be comfortable and experienced in leadership positions.  Strong communication skills along with experience working with persons with developmental disabilities are an asset.

Salary: $14-18,000     Contract Length: 9 months   Start date: January 1, 2022

To Apply today: Submit your Resume and Cover Letter addressing your skills and education by December 5, 2021,  directly to 

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November 17, 2021

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