YMCA-YWCA Camp Stephens
Wilderness Coordinator, Full Time
Camp Stephens, Lake of the Woods, Kenora, Ontario (Live on Site)
May 31-September 5, 2021
Please note that the date for resuming Camp Stephens operations remains unknown at this time.
Public health restrictions and/or operational requirements may prevent our re-opening in 2021.
Do you love working with children? Want to help provide a high-quality camp experience for every child? Excited about spending your Spring and Summer on an island in beautiful Lake of the Woods? Camp Stephens provides a unique opportunity for everyone. As the Wilderness Coordinator, you will provide leadership on the planning and implementation of the trail program.
Are you the right fit?
Provide leadership and role modeling to all employees and volunteers
Manage and assign wilderness trip routes and logistics
Ensure camping industry and Y safety standards and policies are implemented and practised
Assist in the hiring, training, supervising and evaluation of all wilderness staff
Manage wilderness program budget
Manage equipment and food supply inventory
Ensure tripping equipment remains in excellent working condition
What else do you need?
Minimum Class 5F License or equivalent
40 hour Wilderness First Aid & CPR Level C
Prior experience leading trips
National Lifeguard (NL)
Paddle Canada Certification
Paddle Canada Instructor (Canoe Tripping or Moving Water)
Food Handler’s Certificate
Submit your cover letter and resume by February 12, 2021 to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The YMCA-YWCA of Winnipeg is committed to providing a safe environment for children and vulnerable individuals. All applicants will be thoroughly screened through a review process including Police Record Checks with Vulnerable Sector Search and Child Abuse Registry Checks. We thank you for your interest; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.