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Full time-Day Camp Supervisors

Full time-Day Camp Supervisors

Company: St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Islington
Contact Person: Bert Douglas
3819 Bloor street west
Toronto, Ontario , M9b1k7
Phone: 4162339800

Position Description

Join us for the opportunity of a lifetime as you build lasting relationships, have a great time and make a powerful impact in the lives of children. As a summer staff member, you can expect to work hard, make great friends, and see God work both in your own life and in the lives of children and young people in a powerful way. You will be able to use your spiritual gifts, passion, time, and resources to build a church that changes the world by multiplying people who love Jesus, live like Jesus and lead others to Jesus.

Primary Purpose of the Position

To provide supervision, direction and leadership to our Summer day camp program.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Co-ordinate and implement camp programming and activities in a safe and efficient manner - camp activities may include but are not limited to swimming, rock climbing, group worship, pony riding, hiking, water games, crafts, bouncy castle, trampoline, etc.
  • Supervise camp volunteers and campers: be accountable for whereabouts and safety of campers at all times
  • Lead camp group(s) through a pre-set schedule, but improvise additional appropriate activities when required
  • Participate in the training and execution of emergency procedures: fire drills, first aid, lost child search, etc.
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned by the Director of Family Ministry.


  • Be a committed follower of Christ
  • Have strong interpersonal, communication, and teaching skills
  • Be able to work with people of all ages (kid campers, adult and teen volunteers)
  • Communicate and inspire confidence in campers
  • Knowledge and experience in camp ministries an asset
  • Be willing to travel in the local area of the church
  • Able to work outside during the summer
  • Leadership abilities: provide clear direction, solve problems and make decisions
  • Exhibits joyful and fun energy: positive attitude, create fun for campers in all situations!
  • Discipleship and evangelism
  • Commitment to the well-being and care of all campers and staff
  • A desire to work in a team environment

Supervision and Support

Reports to: Director of Family Ministry and Minister of the church
Collaborates with: All camp staff and volunteers
Length of Term (if applicable): 16 weeks of 38hrs/week
Population(s) Served: Kids aged 5 - 10

Employment is conditional upon a clear police reference check. The successful candidate must be able to submit to St. Andrew’s Code of Conduct and Statement of Faith Agreement. Interested individuals should email their resume and cover letter to the Director of Family Ministry at

Posted: March 26, 2019 | Renewed: May 4, 2021 | Expires: June 24, 2021
Posted Under: Pastoral - Children's Ministries
Career ID: [ 6609 ]