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Job Details

Camp Counsellor

Employer

Beyond The Trees

Date Posted

June 09, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Wildwood, AB
  • Earnings $190.00 daily
  • Work Hours 48 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 5  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jul 09, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Beyond The Trees

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate
  • Paddle Canada Certification

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

Additional Skills

  • Patrolling/supervising activities
  • Leading/instructing groups
  • Assist with special events
  • Leading/instructing individuals

Work Setting

Camp

Specific Skills

  • Lead groups and individuals in recreational or leisure programs
  • Instruct groups and individuals in arts and crafts
  • Ensure health and safety regulations are followed
  • Understand principles of group dynamics
  • Provide lifestyle awareness information
  • Assist clients/guests with special needs
  • Plan and carry out recreational, fitness and sports activities
  • Assemble supplies, sports and game equipment
  • Monitor recreational, sports or fitness activities to ensure safety and provide emergency or first aid assistance when required

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Child abuse registry check
  • Child welfare check
  • Immunization records
  • Criminal record check

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • In/on water
  • Wet/damp
  • Hot

Transportation/Travel Information

Willing to travel

Ability to Supervise

  • 5-10 people
  • 16-20 people

Work Location Information

  • Staff accommodation provided
  • Room and board provided
  • Remote location
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Other benefits

  • On-site amenities
  • On-site recreation and activities
  • On-site housing options
  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Team building opportunities

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Camp Counsellor is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Program Leaders and Instructors in Recreation, Sport and Fitness
METHODICAL

Interest in manipulating and assembling supplies and sports and game equipment; and in monitoring recreational and sports activities to ensure safety and provide emergency and first aid assistance when required

SOCIAL

Interest in instructing groups and individuals in arts, crafts and similar activities; in leading groups and individuals in recreational and leisure programs, and in attending clients with special needs by conducting therapeutic recreational and athletic activities

innovative

Interest in co-ordinating information to plan recreational, athletic, fitness and sports programs

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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