Camp Counsellor ID: 58287

Deadline Date: 2019/04/30

Location: St George

You remember what it was like growing up. You remember the people who made an impact on your life and you want to be that someone for young people. You are looking for a challenging role that will be extremely rewarding. You will lead and mentor youth from low-income families through a remarkable summer camp program.

Posting Date:
 St George
 RR2, 264 GLen Morris Rd E
Start Date:
Number of positions:
Days of work:
 Art, Culture, Recreation and Sport
You will....
- establish relationships with youth that reflect respect, trust and empathy
- support the successful execution of intentional camp programs and wilderness trip experiences, connecting them back to the program outcomes
- encourage camper development at their own pace recognizing their achievements
- respond appropriately when addressing challenging camper behaviours as they arise
- model healthy choices and emotional maturity
- exhibit a constant duty of care for our campers, and appropriately assess and respond to risks
- be challenged physically and mentally as you live in an overnight camp or wilderness setting for 10 day sessions, with 2 days of break in between
- have the opportunity to experience personal growth alongside the campers you are supporting
You are...
- at least 18 years old
- pursuing post-secondary education
- experienced at working with youth aged 12 - 16
- fit to participate in multi-day wilderness backpacking/canoeing trips, and maintain energy and focus to support campers in physical and emotional obstacles
- certified in Standard First Aid, Bronze Cross and Wilderness First Aid (WFA), or are willing to obtain
- able to provide an acceptable criminal background check
- able to join us between June 2019 and August 30, 2019
Note: This opportunity is also available at our other camp locations. As part of your application for this posting, you have the opportunity to indicate your interest in other camp locations or positions.
The Tim Horton Camps...
- believe that thriving youth create stronger communities
- understand that youth from low-income homes face greater obstacles to reaching their potential
- foster strengths within youth, and empowers them to pursue a life without limits
- use the power of camp and community as a catalyst for change
- provide our team with many training, development and travel opportunities
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How To Apply:
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Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Caitlin Carson
Position Title:
Company Name:
 Tim Horton Camps
 RR2, 264 GLen Morris Rd E
 St George
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