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Camp Director

Camp Director

Company: Freedom Centre
Contact Person: Rosemary Redshaw
Location/Address:
1332 Hamilton St.
Cambridge, Ontario , N3H 3G5
Phone: 5195916518

Position Description

Camp Director Required for 8 Week Summer Camp Program. To meet the Canada Summer Jobs program, the Director must not be older than 30 years of age. There will be a maximum of 10 children. You will have two other staff members to supervise and you will be responsible for creating a full daily program for the children.

The Director will work with their staff as a close knit team to creatively plan, organize and deliver an eight week summer program for children. The person will require strong leadership skills to follow through in building a working team that has the initiative to follow through with the responsibilities of each day.

They will lead both a recreational and an educational piece that are not part of the normal day-to-day operation of the church. The recreational aspect will include an introduction to various competitive and non-competitive summer sports. The youth workers will help the children learn more about Canada and their own countries of heritage. The certified kitchen will allow for the education of basic cooking and safe food handling as well as the ability to create items for local seniors for distribution.

We will focus on one language skill as part of the summer (your choice) and we will be providing, via outside community support, a program to help the children develop interpersonal skills.

The program will include the arts and drama. The children will be able to help in our community gardens which will give them insight into food insecurities in the neighbourhood. Renumeration is 14.85 per hour. 

Posted: March 22, 2021 | Expires: May 31, 2021
Posted Under: Camps
Career ID: [ 8657 ]