Canoeing Coordinator

YMCA-YWCA Camp Stephens is hiring a Canoeing Coordinator! For more information on this LEAP job posting, check out the details below!

Do you love working with children? Want to help provide a high-quality camp experience for every child? Excited about spending your Spring and Summer on an island in beautiful Lake of the Woods? Camp Stephens provides a unique opportunity for everyone.  The Canoeing Coordinator, under supervision of the Wilderness Coordinator, will plan and implement a canoeing program for campers that will emphasize a curriculum of flatwater paddling that will enhance the skills of all campers.

Why work at the Y?

  • Great people and work environment with an amazing view
  • Complimentary Y individual membership
  • Many opportunities for growth and advancement
  • Super rewarding job, helping kids have a remarkable camp experience
  • We are awesome!
Employer Name: YMCA-YWCA Camp Stephens
City: Kenora
Province: Ontario
Postal Code: P9N 1W2
Application Deadline: February 29, 2024
Hours of Work: Full Time, Summer Fixed Term Employment Opportunity, June-September 1, 2024-dates TBD
Job Type: Summer
Wages: New hire-$350.00 per week & Returning staff-$375.00 per week (plus room & board)

Duties of this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Able to plan and implement a quality canoeing curriculum to prepare campers as well as build on existing skills
  • Check all equipment and boats daily and maintain as required
  • Ensure that the equipment, boats and supplies in the area are used according to camp standards and are stored appropriately
  • Ensure that the canoeing and kayaking program is running smoothly and up to quality standard
Qualifications for this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Standard First Aid & CPR C
  • Bronze Cross
  • Experience teaching canoeing
  • Globally Harmonized System (will train


  • National Lifeguard (NL)
  • Paddling Certification
How To Apply to this LEAP Job Posting:

Please apply on recruitment website at:

The Y is entrusted to provide a safe environment for children and vulnerable individuals. All applicants will be thoroughly screened through a review process including Police Record Checks with Vulnerable Sector Search and Child Abuse Registry Checks.

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