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Seasonal and Year-Round Specialized Positions in Camp & Outdoor Education

The YMCA hires hundreds of seasonal employees for our variety of urban and outdoor Day Camp sites throughout Hamilton, Burlington and Brantford. In Haliburton, YMCA Wanakita hires year-round and seasonal positions to support summer overnight camp and year-round outdoor education program.

Camp staff become key figures in the lives of the children, youth and adults whom they teach, lead and have fun. We look for staff who will be positive role models to campers of all ages.

YMCA Wanakita - Current Openings

Location: YMCA Wanakita

Salary Range:  $41,600

Position Status: Full Time Permanent

Positions Available: 1

Placement:  January 24, 2022

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If you are interested in this position, please submit your letter of application and resume, attention:

Mike Thaler
Program Manager, YMCA Wanakita
mike.thaler@ymcahbb.ca

 

Applications for Summer 2022 Summer Kids Camp and Family Camp positions are currently open.

For job descriptions and volunteer information, please download the Summer 2022 Employment Package.

Employment Package

Summer Kids Camp Positions:

  • All-Camp Counsellors (AC)
  • Day Camp Counsellors
  • First Year SC Counsellors
  • Second Year SC Counsellors
  • Second Year SC Counsellors Trip (SC2T)
  • Resource Specialist Positions
  • Air Adventure (Ropes) Instructor
  • Air Adventure (Ropes) Specialist
  • Paddle Making Specialist
  • Mountain Biking Specialist
  • Sports & Archery Specialist
  • Theatre Specialist
  • Arts & Crafts Specialist
  • Music Specialist
  • Wilderness Environmental Pursuits (WEP) Specialist
  • Advanced Wilderness Environmental Pursuits (WEP) Specialist
  • Environmental Stewardship Specialist
  • Canoeing Specialist
  • Kayaking Specialist
  • Sailing Specialist
  • Windsurfing Specialist
  • Aquatics Area Head
  • Aquatics Specialist
  • Tuck Specialist
  • Day Camp Specialist
  • Inclusion Specialist
  • Out Tripping Specialist
  • Kita Section Director
  • Junior / Intermediate Section Director
  • Senior Specialty Director
  • Senior Tripping Section Director
  • Inclusion Section Director
  • Day Camp Section Director
  • Student Counsellor (SC) Section Director
  • Health & Wellness Section Director
  • Camp Cleanliness and Health & Safety Section Director
  • Transport Section Director (Driver)
  • Communications Section Director
  • Program Administration Section Director
  • Resource Section Director
  • Out Tripping Section Director
  • Summer Administrator Section Director

Summer Family Camp Positions:

  • All-Camp Counsellor (AC)
  • Family Camp Float Counsellor (new in 2022)
  • Air Adventure Area Head
  • Arts & Camp Craft Area Head
  • Aquatics Area Head
  • Kids Corner Area Head
  • Music & Performing Arts Area Head
  •  Paddle Sports Area Head
  • Sports & Archery Area Head
  • Wilderness & Environmental Pursuits (WEP) Area Head
  • Wind Sports Area Head
  • Yoga & Dance Area Head
  • Program Facilitator

2022 Employment Package

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Location: YMCA Wanakita

Salary Range:  $46,000.00

Position Status: Full Time Permanent

Positions Available: 1

Placement:  Immediate

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If you are interested in this position, please submit application via the online link here:

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Day Camps - Current Openings

Applications for Summer 2022 Day Camps positions are currently open throughout Hamilton, Burlington and Brantford.

For job descriptions, please download the YMCA Day Camp Summer 2022 Employment Package.

Employment Package

Positions:

  • Day Camp Site Supervisor (Indoor)
  • Day Camp Site Supervisor (Outdoor)
  • Day Camp Section Head (Outdoor)
  • Day Camp Helping Hands Site Supervisor
  • Program Specialist
  • Waterfront Specialist
  • Waterfront Lifeguard
  • Site Support & Maintenance
  • Office Administration and Support (Outdoor/Indoor)
  • Program Instructors (Archery, Canoeing, and Arts / Crafts)
  • Camp Counsellors (Outdoor)
  • Camp Counsellors (Indoor)
  • Helping Hands Counsellors 
  • Junior Counsellors

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Position: Day Camp Supervisor (Indoor)

Placement: April 2022 - August 2022

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Applications for Summer 2022 Day Camps positions are currently open at Laurier Brantford.

For job descriptions, please download the YMCA Day Camp Summer 2022 Employment Package.

Employment Package

Positions:

  • Day Camp Program Specialist (Indoor)
  • Day Camp Program Administrator (Indoor)
  • Camp Counsellor- Indoor ( Stepping Stones, Sports, Kidventure)
  • Supply Camp Counsellor
  • Extended Care Camp Counsellor
  • Site Support & Maintenance
  • Office Administration and Support Staff

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