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Hiring: Camp Counselors (days)
Type: age 30 & under / summer
Employer: Neighbourhood Farm Schools | Summer Day Camp
Location: Salt Spring Island, Gulf Islands, BC
Dates: June 26 - August 7
Hours: 40 hours per week (M-F), $21 per hour
Camp Counselors will facilitate Neighbourhood Farm Schools camp programming for kids ages 6-10 at Bullock Lake Farm on Salt Spring Island. Our camp programming includes farm chores, educational and art activities, games, songs, harvesting, cooking, sharing food, and farm exploration. Camp Counselors will work as part of a small team to lead activities and develop programming that they’re excited about.
TASKS & RESPONSIBILITIES
Working as a camp counselor is an immersive and rewarding experience - as a camp staff you’ll be creating magic for our campers, teaching them the value of joyful play and purposeful work, and sparking their curiosity and wonder.
Farm camp staff receive training, including in depth training on camp programming, activity planning, health and safety, and diversity and inclusion. The first week of the contract is devoted to training and camp prep, followed by four camp sessions and a final week of cleanup and review.
How to apply:
We’re accepting applications until April 9th. Even if you don't think you meet all the qualifications or experience, we'd love to hear from you - we believe there is room to learn and grow in all positions and are eager to support youth to gain experience in the outdoor education and environmental sector.
To apply, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your CV and a brief explanation about why you’d like to join our team. Please indicate you saw this posting at FoodWork.
If we think you could be a good fit, we’ll contact you for an initial interview. If you don't have a CV, that's okay too - we welcome creative submissions from the right candidates. Maybe you think a video would help us get to know you, or a longer cover letter - send them our way!
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Mar 6 2023 ID: 67289