MWS Student Camps
Published
January 20, 2023
Location
Toronto, Canada
Category
 
Job Type
Summer  

Description

Location: MWS Camps Toronto, University of Toronto

Start date: June 21 - August 13, Training days June 21 - 24. This is a residential position. 

Compensation: $7000 for dates noted above. Contract terms include all meals, single room accommodation, and entrance to all excursions and activities. Director will have 1 day off per week.

Established in 1983, MWS Student Camps has welcomed thousands of young people from more than 50 nations to our camps. From the beginning, we have strived to offer and operate innovative, vibrant, and exciting programmes. Our MWS Toronto Camp is centrally located at the University of Toronto allowing us access to so much the city has to offer and providing our students with a full English language immersion experience.

Our Senior Camp Director is responsible for overseeing and supporting the senior section Camp Leaders in their roles. The director will be responsible for overseeing the senior camp operations, creating camper groups, programming camp activities, and other organizational aspects of the camp. They will lead the senior section on excursions and be responsible for programming various activities. They will run meetings with their section staff and provide feedback/evaluations of their work. This role reports to the Director of Operations. 

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Organize and supervise the senior camp during activities, excursions, meals, etc.
  • Responsible for the senior section staff and evaluations
  • Work with MWS staff to create an inclusive camp community 
  •  Support with training activities and workshops
  • Work cooperatively with MWS leaders and staff to ensure campers are safe, healthy, and happy
  • Promote and display MWS values 
  • Maintain camper and staff confidentiality at all times

Qualifications & Experience: 

  • Post-Secondary student or higher
  • Fluent in English 
  • Experience in a director and/or program role is an asset 
  • Volunteer and/or work experience with youth in a camp setting and/or educational environment
  • Fluency in other languages is an asset but not required
  • Strong communication and leadership skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge, understanding, and appreciated of diversity and social inclusivity
  • Able to work collaboratively with directors and leaders
  • Strong conflict resolution skills 

Please email your cover letter and resume to [email protected]  Please include the job title in the subject line. 

Selected candidates will be contacted with interview offers. 

Please visit https://mwscamps.com/about-us/ for more information. 

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