Job Posting 85129

Summer Camp Counsellor
Adventure Play Care Society
Vancouver & Lower Mainland, Fraser Valley
Tri-cities: Coquitlam, Port-coquitlam & Port Moody
closes in 6 days (Sun, 3 Jul)
canada summer jobs / summer students  •  $17/hr

Summer camp guides lead either the kids camp (ages 6-9) or youth camp (ages 10-12). Out-trips include White Pine Beach, Westhill Park, Old Orchard Park, Rocky Point, Lion's Park, and more. A reliable car is recommended.


Hours are generally between 8:30 am - 4:30 pm Monday-Friday.


We are looking for experienced camp, child care, and outdoor recreation professionals that wish to make a positive impact in the community. You are aligned with our values and are driven with purpose. We seek positive role models that are patient, kind, reliable, respectful, creative, dedicated, take initiative, and love to build relationships and community. Extensive knowledge of games is recommended.


Please include a recent Criminal Record Check if you have one. A CRC is required. Lifeguards are encouraged to apply.


The position will include, but is not limited to:

-Ensuring everyone's wellness, safety, and engagement

-Collaborating with other Camp Staff and Volunteers

-Developing a safe, inclusive, and fun community for all

-Anticipating potential challenges and de-escalating and resolving them


Full time- 40 hours per week


The position will generally be outdoors. As this job is partially funded by Canada Summer Jobs, staff need to be between 18-30 years old and Canadian citizens or Permanent residents.

Company description


Adventure Play Care Society is a non-profit that operates Rainforest Adventure Camps for kids and youth. These camps are entirely outdoors in and around the Tri-cities exploring some of the most beautiful forests, lakes, beaches, and rivers in the area. Our camps seek to further develop participants' independence, leadership, empathy, resilience, and social growth in a fun, safe, and peaceful setting. We also run after-school and theatre programs with public performances. Our programs are child and youth-centred. Our mission is to inspire, empower, and create community.


Job Types: Full-time, Temporary


Pay: From $16.00 per hour


COVID-19 considerations:
Work is generally outdoors. Sanitizer and masks are provided.

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