Camp Counsellor

Camp Winston in Kilworthy is hiring a Camp Counsellor!

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Application Deadline: June 2023
Hours of Work: summer contract
Wages: Total Gross Summer compensation: $ 8,100. ● Room and Board deductions (based on 67 days at $60/day): $ 4,020
Duties & Qualifications:
Professional or lived experience of neurodiverse population
● Experience working with trauma informed care
● Relevant post-secondary education
● Insurable licensed driver with a clean driver abstract & willingness to use vehicle for business
● NLS Certification or equivalent
● Ontario Boaters License, Swim Instructors Course
● Watersports experience
● Out tripping experience
● Ropes Course Certification
● Arts, Music & Drama, experience
● Sports and Active Recreation experience
● Nature, Gardening & Animal experience
Min. Age 18 y/o
● Ability, and willingness to deliver person-centered care, always putting the youth’s safety and
experience first
● First Aid & CPR Certified – St.John’s Ambulance & Canadian Red Cross
● Enjoys working with Children and Teen’s and interest in Child/Teen Development
● Willingness to obtain CPI training (provided by Camp Winston), and deliver crisis intervention
when needed
● Proof of current vaccinations, including COVID-19
● Satisfactory police record and vulnerable sector check
● Strong communication skills
● Ability to resolve conflict and work with a variety of personalities
● Ability to set and achieve personal goals, as well as participate in team ones
● Collaborative relationship-builder
● Enjoys, and willingness to, work outside in a rustic camp environment
● Ability to live on site for the duration of the contract

  • Willingness to abide with Public Health recommendations and standards
How to Apply:

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