Camp Leader
Camp Tamarack Association
About the Job
Program/Activity Leaders
Application Deadline
Job Type
Seasonal, Full-Time
Start Date
End Date
Camp Location
704081 RR 62 , County of Grande Prairie no !, Alberta
Job Description

Camp Leader
The goals of a Camp Leader are to create a unique and fun experience for our campers. Camp Leaders work as a team
to create opportunities for campers to improve their self-confidence and independence, in a supportive and positive
environment. As the primary caregivers for our campers, you are responsible for ensuring their health and safety during
their time at camp.

• Ideally completed at least one year of post-secondary education.
• Have valid Standard First Aid and CPR-C Certificates, or willing to obtain
• Clear Criminal Record Check with a Vulnerable Persons Search
• Clear Child Welfare Check
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
• Have a desire to work with children, youth and people of all abilities.
• Be available to attend the entire week of Staff Orientation in June 15-June 26
General Responsibilities
• To provide leadership and guidance to all campers.
• Supervision and care of campers during entirety of camp.
• Be a positive role model that exemplifies the values of Camp Tamarack.

Specific Duties
• Work as a member of the community and staff team.
• Guide and adapt programs for campers to achieve rewarding benefits.
• Providing emotional support and encouragement to campers.
• Be familiar with the special needs, medical conditions, dietary concerns, and/or behavioral problems of the
campers and act according to directions provided.
• Perform Night Duty as required on a rotational basis.
• Ensure that safety standards and procedures are always maintained
• Report any accidents/incidents to the Camp Director and Camp Nurse/Medic.
• Provide personal care, feeding, toileting, dressing and bathing for campers as required.
• Assist in program planning based on pre-arranged educational/recreational themes.
• Assist in tidying up after activities.
• Ensure the cleanliness of camp, by participating in the weekly clean up.
• These are not the only duties to be performed. Some duties may be reassigned, and other duties may be
assigned as required.

Contract Dates: June 15 – August 27, 2023
Wage: $450-475 per week plus room and board. Ideally candidates will be able to qualify for the Canada Summer Jobs
Grant program.

How to Apply
To apply go to and click on New Staff Application