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Summer Employment

Summer Staff

Camp Kadesh is looking for the staff of 2018.  If you are a person that is in love with the ministry of summer camp and understand how it can change the world... we are looking for you.  The following is a breakdown of the various roles that we have.  If you are new to Kadesh or just have questions feel free to contact our office.

The first round of hiring has been completed.  All positions still available are noted below.

** Indicated roles are listed as 2 month term, but have the opportunity to be combined with our Outdoor Recreation Program positions to create a 4 month opportunity for those looking for employment from May to August.

We are primarily looking to fill full term positions first.  We typically look to fill in shorter length positions closer to summer, and are not necessarily able to commit to short term roles until closer to the summer season.  Junior roles are more flexible in the time commitment.

Lead Positions

Program Coordinator (1 position available) - Applications Closed
Four month position - May 1 to Aug 24
Responsible for planning, oversight and implementation of the Kadesh program for both the spring Outdoor Recreation Program and  Summer Camps Program.  Program Coordinator will work in partnership with Waterfront Program Coordinator to oversee all aspects of programming. For more information: Program Coordinator Job Description & Details

Waterfront Program Coordinator (1 position available) -  Applications Closed
Four month position - May 1 to Aug 24
Responsible for planning, oversight and implementation of the Kadesh program for both the spring Outdoor Recreation Program and for our Summer camps program. Responsible for maintaining authority and a leadership role over the waterfront team.  Must be a minimum of 18 years of age and hold a current National Lifeguard Award (NLA). This position is new job description taking elements of former positions of Waterfront Coordinator and the 2nd Program coordinator. For more information:  Waterfront Program Coordinator Job Description & Details

Leadership in Training (L.I.T.) Coordinator (2 positions available) - Applications Closed
Four month position - May 1 to Aug 24
Responsible for the implementation of the Leader in Training program.  Providing Christ-centred leadership through relational ministry to people enrolled in the program.  For more information: LIT Coordinator Job Description & Details

Cabin Positions

Senior Cabin Leaders (8 Male & 9 Female positions available in each week) - Female Positions Filled, Male Positions Still Available 
June 29 to Aug 26** + May 18 - 21 Training weekend
Theses staff members are a primary part of our camp program.  Sr. Cabin Leaders are responsible for leading one cabin of 8 to 11 campers per week for 8 weeks.  This role includes elements of mentoring younger staff and leading program.  For more information: Senior Cabin Leader Job Description & Details
(We also are looking for individuals that would be willing to fill this role for a short period of time or volunteer in this role for a week. This time of year we are focused on filling the full summer roles first)

Junior Cabin Leader (8 Male & 9 Female positions available in each week) - Female Positions Filled, Male Positions Still Available
Typically a minimum of two weeks commitment between June 29 to Aug 26** + May 18 - 21 Training weekend
Will work assisting a Senior Cabin Leader with one cabin of 8 to 11 campers per week under the supervision and example of a senior cabin leader.  For more information: Junior Cabin Leader Description & Details

Program Team Positions

The Program Team has been created to work with the Summer Camps Director to oversee all aspects of summer camp programming.  This group, led by the Program Coordinators, will ensure all aspects for the summer program are planned, prepared and carried out on a daily and weekly basis.

Program Team Member (5 potential positions available) - Application Open (First Round Deadline Feb 11th*)
June 29 to Aug 26** + May 18 - 21 Training weekend
Responsible for leading and developing activities with advanced ability.  These individuals should have a passion for skills and will be focused on providing the best program activity possible.  For more information: Skill Specialist Job Description & Details
Program Team Members will include some people with specialized skills such as: Boat Drivers or special certifications (See also Lifedguard positon below) .

Lifeguard/Program Team Member (3 positions) - Application Open (First Round Deadline Feb 11th*)
June 26 to Aug 27** + May 18 - 21 Training weekend + possible in-service TBD
Will have primary responsibilities on the water front and play a support role in general program areas as part of the Program Team.  Must have minimum NLS, lifeguard experience, with skill and proficiency in various water activities an asset. (First Round Deadline Feb 10,2017*)  For more information: Lifeguard Cabin Staff Description & Details

Junior Program Team Member (5 positions)- Application Opens Jan 1, 2018 (First Round Deadline Feb 11th*)
Will be a part of the program team.  This position is designed to give young staff exposure to a variety of skill leading experiences.   For more information: Junior Activity Leader Description & Details

Support Team

First Aid Responder (1 position available) - Applications Closed
Jun 26 to Aug 27
Responsible for the daily administration of medication and responding to health related incidents at Camp Kadesh.   For more information: First Aid Responder Description & Details

Multimedia Coordinators (2 position available)  Applications Closed
Responsible for overseeing the media and technical needs of Camp Kadesh. ( For more information: Multimedia Coordinator Description & Details

Maintenance Assistant (1 position available)  - Applications Closed
May 2 to Aug 27
Responsible to complete a variety of tasks and responsibilities as assigned by the Site Manager. 

Food Services:

Assistant Cook (1 position available)  May 2 to Aug 27- Applications Closed
Responsible for providing excellent food service to guests and staff and directly assisting the head cook as the second in charge of the kitchen.  This person would be required to have some experience with the Camp Kadesh kitchen or other similar camp kitchen experience.  This person should also be comfortable giving direction to others and have a willingness to be to oversee the kitchen when the Head Cook is not present.

Food Service Staff (3 position available) - Application Opens (First Round Deadline Feb 11th*)
Responsible for assisting the cooks in the preparation, serving of food.  This position is for energetic, fun people that love to serve behind the scenes and provide great service to our camp community.

Leaders in Training Program

Click her for for information about out Leaders in Training (LIT) program.  The LITs are a vital part of our staff team and we have dedicated a whole area tothat program and have a special registration process for them.