Male Junior and Senior Counselors
About the Job
1367 Township Rd 392 , Sylvan Lake, Alberta
We are looking for summer camp staff starting in June to Mid August. Room and Board for summer staff. Check our website for more info: campkannawin.ca
We are looking for at least one Senior (+18) Counselor, and 2 either Junior or Senior Counselors
Job Title: Camp Counselor
Type: Seasonal Full Time (June 18 – Aug 4)
Age Requirement: Senior (18+) or Junior (16-18)
Reporting to: Program/Assistant Coordinator
Overview: Camp Kannawin is seeking Camp Counselors to support our summer camping program. The role involves promoting our mission of developing and nurturing a Christian Faith and character in children and youth through a church camping community. You’ll be providing support to campers, staff, users, and visitors and actively contributing to the life and ministry of Camp Kannawin.
Oversee the care and supervision of up to ten campers in a communal living environment.
Provide leadership to participants in various camping programs – day, overnight, and theme camps.
Supervise assigned campers, cabin leaders, and Leaders in Training (LIT’s).
Assist in program creation, planning crafts, games, and campfire activities.
Welcome campers, parents, volunteers, and guests.
Attend all required training sessions and meetings.
Participate in all camp activities, ensuring safety and compliance with camp rules.
Assist with programming instruction; including Bible study, crafts, games, waterfront activities, and outdoor education activities.
Participate in site cleaning at the end of each week.
Assist with the maintenance and cleanliness of common areas.
Complete self-assessment as part of the camp evaluation process.
Experience working with children and/or youth.
Self-motivated and self-directing.
Strong relational skills with children, youth, and adults.
Willing to accept supervisory responsibility and work as part of a team.
Adaptability and flexibility.
Commitment to promoting and following the Leading with Care & Sexual Harassment Policies of the Presbyterian Church in Canada.
Possession of Standard First Aid certificate with a minimum of CPRC (including introduction to AED) is an asset. (Training may be provided by the camp)
Flat water Canoe Instructor’s certificate from Paddle Alberta (or equivalent) is an asset. (Camp Kannawin may offer this course as part of their KREW training)
Apply now to be a part of our exciting summer camping program at Camp Kannawin!
How to Apply
To apply please visit: campkannawin.ca/jobs