Contract Dates: June 16th – August 21st, 2022
Who we are :
Camp Ouareau is an all-girl’s summer camp situated in Canada with a unique language program that gives campers from a range of different backgrounds the chance to develop their skills and connect with others in a second language. Just north of Montréal, Ouareau is nestled between the Lanaudière mountains, the ideal place to practice your French (or English!), to work on leadership skills, to be a part of a dynamic and empowering team of women while taking advantage of the camp’s lakeside location!
In this role you will act as a swim instructor and camp counsellor. You will take care of a group of eight girls, aged 6-15, every day. You will wake them up and help them get ready for the day, and then look after them in the evenings and before bed, in addition to a moment after lunch. During the rest of the day, you will either assist or lead different camp activities (two in the morning, and two in the afternoon). For 1 – 3 of these activity periods, you will be teaching a swim class.
- Teaching swim classes (including Red Cross levels 1-10; Bronze Star, Medallion, Cross) of 1-10 campers at a time
- Completing paperwork involving your swim classes (including lesson plans and report cards)
- Ensuring that activities run smoothly
- Motivating campers in ways that help them gain responsibility, organizational skills and independence
- Prioritizing the physical and emotional safety of campers at all times
- Available from June 16th to August 21st 2022
- Interest in working with children ages 6-15
- Excellent teamwork skills
- Lifeguarding certification (NLS and/or Beach NLS, or equivalent qualification)
- Excellent communication skills
- Have or plan to obtain certification in first aid (CPR-AED) issued by a legally recognized organization
- Ability to communicate efficiently in French and English
Housing and Meals : You will be sharing a rustic cabin with 3-9 other people and all meals will be provided by Camp Ouareau.
Salary: Starting at 500$ CAD per week depending on experience.
To apply, follow this link : https://www.en.ouareau.com/join-our-team
We look forward to meeting you!
Camp Ouareau Hiring Team