Date Posted: February 10, 2023
Application Deadline: March 24, 2023
Job Type: Seasonal / Contract
Job Start Date:
- Community and Social Services
- Culinary, Tourism and Hospitality
- Health and Wellness
May 23, 2023
Job End Date:
August 25, 2023
In Office Position (Malpeque, PEI, Canada)
$600-$700 per week
Hours Per Week:
The Role Prior to Camp Sessions: These duties include, overseeing staff members (and participating) in their efforts to prepare the facility and equipment before the camp season begins; assisting with events, new projects, fundraising initiatives, the planning and organizing the camp programs; creating social media content, and planning and running programming for visiting day and overnight groups. Camp Manager assists in conducting staff training as well as managing the staff's flow of work in consultation with the Directors.
The Role During Camp Sessions: Take a lead role in supervising and overseeing staff to ensure all policies, rules, and procedures are being followed. The Camp Manager fills in on tasks where extra help is needed, helps to meet the needs of campers, problem solves common situations that may arise, and supports staff with guidance and reminders to enable them to do their best work. They capture content for promotion of the organization and may assist in tasks related to organizational/program development.
Expectations: When working at Camp Triumph, we will challenge you to be your best and to reach your full potential in a "real world" job. Camp is a unique work experience. You will have the opportunity to gain and sharpen new skills in a collaborative environment. You will enter the camp bubble where the pressures of the outside world will lessen, but the need to navigate interpersonal dynamics will be key while living and working with your peers.
What we look for:
- Committed, capable, passionate individuals who put the needs of campers first.
- People who enjoy collaborating with others and making a positive impact in the lives of young people.
- We want you to be engaged and excited about the camp atmosphere which drives and motivates the way you focus on delivering the best experience possible.
- We look for the ability to work independently and within a team, energetic personalities, good communicators, the ability to take direction and criticism, flexibility and resiliency, and common sense.
Who We Are: Camp Triumph provides a unique and unforgettable camp experience to children who have a parent or sibling with a serious illness or disability. Our kids, aged 7-16, get to have FUN, take a break from their challenging lives, and have some much needed freedom from worry. Our campers take part in a balanced program that includes, physical activity, healthy eating, creative arts, self-esteem boosting, relationship building, and relaxation. Our staff play a key role in enriching their experience. For more info, visit our website.
How to Apply
Submit your application online at: http://www.camptriumph.ca/workatcamp
Company Name: Camp Triumph
Address: 407 King St
Postal/Zip Code: C0B 1M0
Contact Person: Matt Sheriko
Contact Person Job Title: Director of Operations and Advancement