YMCA-YWCA Camp Stephens is hiring a Counsellor! 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. As a camp counsellor you will work directly with campers, ensuring they have a safe, fun, supportive and positive experience while helping them to grow and develop as individuals.

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, Spring/Summer Fixed Term Employment Opportunity, Spring (May-June) & Summer (late 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 deliver age and ability appropriate camp programs
  • Supports and supervises campers at all scheduled activities
  • Able to manage cabin group dynamics to ensure a positive experience for all campers
  • Willing to ensure the needs of assigned campers are being met (including physical, emotional, social, medical and nutritional)
  • Provides additional support to the larger team as needed
Qualifications for this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Must be at least 18 years of age or have a high school diploma
  • Standard First Aid & CPR C
  • Bronze Cross
  • Globally Harmonized System (will train


  • Canoe Tripping I
  • National Lifeguard (NL)
  • Advanced First Aid and other outdoor activity certifications
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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