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Unit Leader for Two Programs at Christian Summer Camp for Underprivileged Kids

Unit Leader for Two Programs at Christian Summer Camp for Underprivileged Kids

Company: Hope Mission Summer Camps
Contact Person: Brent Ankrom
Box 277
Evansburg, Alberta , T0E 0T0
Phone: 1-866-797-2624

Position Description

Hope Mission Operates two Christian Summer camps which provide a summer camp experience for kids from single parent, foster and group homes.

Brightwood Ranch

220 acres of rolling hills located one hour west of Edmonton, Alberta.  We operate programs for youth ages 6-17 through 6 day resident and outtripping camps.  Our mainsite focuses on building relationships with kids through dinner cook outs, overnight campouts, cabin group campfires and other small group activities.  Brightwood runs in-house leveled horse camps for one, two, four and eight weeks.  These include personal knowledge and riding skills, teaching young kids to ride, day riding trips and a week-long trip to ride in the mountains.   We also run youth development programs for one, two, four and eight weeks.  These include personal development, learning about and teaching youth, and an outdoor educational component (tubing down the river, lake and river canoe trips, camping, and hiking in the mountains).

Our Vision

Hope Mission has a vision that men, women, youth and children who come to our doors would come to know Jesus Christ as their personal Lord and Saviour.  This vision can be fulfilled only if all staff are diligent in serving, strengthening and uplifting people in the name of Jesus Christ.

Camp Activities Include:

Horseback riding, archery, climbing wall, low ropes course, zip line, riflery, drama, crafts, petting zoo, wilderness skills, Bible studies, chapels, games and much more. 


Unit Leader Position Description:

-to oversee the Mainsite and Tipi Village programs, program directors and staff

-to meet regularly with the leadership staff in charge of these programs

-to connect directly with the male and female unit leaders

-to be a resource to staff for supplies and for dealing with camper and staff issues

-to support, pray for and help where needed


Seminary and/or past camp/ministry leadership experience
Committed Christian
Love for underprivileged kids
Enjoyment of the outdoors

Start Date is May 1  until August 24, 2018.

Monthly Wage is $1000-$2000/month plus room and board and possibly the ability to raise additional funds through church, friends and family.

For additional information about positions, salary and how our camp runs, please visit and check out the Staff Information Package.

Please send:
1.     Resume
2.    Cover Letter stating why you would like to work in a Christian Ministry

To: People and Culture, Hope Mission

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Contact Details:
Human Resources
Hope Mission
9908 106 Ave NW
Edmonton, AB
T5J 2L8
Fax: 780-453-1455

Contact Brent Ankrom for questions about the camps and position descriptions at

Posted: April 9, 2018 | Expires: June 15, 2018
Posted Under: Camps
Career ID: [ 5218 ]