Summer Camp Unit Head (Minimum 2nd Year University)
Bayview Glen Day Camp
Since 1962, and situated in the heart of the city, we have created unforgettable summer memories for thousands of boys and girls, as one of Toronto’s longest-running, most comprehensive camps. Bayview Glen Camp offers programs for children between the ages of 4 – 14. We offer enriched and balanced programs for our youngest campers, to activity electives for our oldest campers as they grow, and their tastes broaden. We are proud to have been voted ‘Best Co-Ed Day Camp’ by City Parent readers, more than once!
Bayview Glen is currently looking to hire Unit Heads for the coming Summer of 2021. The Unit Head position will be part of our head staff team and will be responsible for the organization of the entire camp schedule and program for one of our 4 camper age groups. This position reports directly to the Camp Director.
*****Please only apply for this position through our website: https://www.bayviewglencamp.ca/employment/ *****
Dates of Employment
Start Date: May 28th, 2021 (not including pre-camp training dates)
End Date: August 20th, 2021
Location: 85 Moatfield Dr, Toronto, ON M3B, Canada
Responsibilities and Duties
Create and organize daily camp schedule for their age group. Including scheduling cabin groups to specific activites.
Enduring camper attendance is completed during pickup/dropff times.
Responsible for supervising all campers and staff members that are part of the Unit while on-site with our camp program.
Ensure the safety and health of campers and staff while on-site.
Ensuring all Covid-19 Safety protocols and Government regulations are being followed.
Communicate regularly with health team member to ensure awareness of any physical, psychological, emotional and/or medical limitations of campers and/or staff that could affect their safety in the water.
Supervises seving of campers lunch and supervise lunchtime activities.
Participate and organize in all theme days as outlined by the camp schedule.
Qualifications and Skills
Candidate must have completed 2nd year University at start of Camp Season.
Experience scheduling for around 100 campers.
Experience organizing training for staff on expectations while working with youth.
Valid Early Childhood Education certificate/degree.
Standard First Aid Training and CPR- C or higher required (certified on or after September 2019).
Comfortable providing detailed and written incident/accident reports.
Preference given to those applicants with previous experience within a camp setting.
· As a condition of employment, a current Vulnerable Sector Screening Police Check and First Aid certification will be required.
Apply today by filling out and submitting our 2021 Staff Application through our website, which can be found at: https://www.bayviewglencamp.ca/employment/ . Please be sure to make note of the position you are applying for.
We would like to thank all applicants in advance for your interest; however only those candidates invited for an interview will be contacted. No telephone inquiries or agencies please.
At Bayview Glen we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where all members of our school community feel valued, respected, and supported. We encourage qualified applications from the diverse communities in which we live and serve and who may contribute to the further diversification of perspectives and ideas. We will accommodate needs under the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Please contact our Human Resources Department for assistance if required.