URJ Camp George
URJ Camp George is Canada’s only Reform Jewish Summer Camp, blending the best of Ontario residential camping with a progressive Jewish informal educational experience for children and youth. We are an inclusive community and welcome staff with diverse backgrounds and skills. Camp George is located just outside of Parry Sound, Ontario in the beautiful Seguin Township. Our staff work as a team to provide an exceptional level of care and support to our campers all while experiencing an amazing staff community that is respectful, caring, and fun!
Work as part of a tripping team responsible for off site canoe trips
Responsible for health and care of campers on trips
Responsible for ensuring all COVID related policies and protocols are maintained on trip
Responsible for overseeing packing out, equipment set up, cooking, clean up
Responsible for first aid and camper care on trip
When not on trip, work as part of a cabin staff ensuring the care for a cabin group of campers
Prioritize the health and safety of the community at all times
Experience working with children
Experience with outdoor canoe tripping
Strong canoe skills
Valid NLS certification
May hold or able to acquire Wilderness First Aid Certification
Strong facilitation, organization, and leadership skills
Interest in working in a fast paced, team oriented, fun summer community!
Experience with the Jewish community an asset but not a requirement
This position requires living on-site for the duration of the camp contract when not on trip. Due to COVID-19 protocols it is anticipated that time off will be spent within the campgrounds. Compensation is dependent on age and experience. Room and Board is included. All staff are required to have a valid Emergency First Aid and CPR C certification (we provide and pay for a course offered in the GTA), up to date references, and a background check on file.
How to Apply
Applicants are invited to apply by email. Please indicate the position you are applying for and include a resume plus any other pertinent information. Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.