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Positions at Zodiac Day Camp
Counsellors – Supervise and participate in daily activities with campers.
No particular qualifications are required, but must be friendly, responsible and excited to work with kids.
Registered Early Childhood Educators (R.E.C.E's) – Supervise and participate in daily activities with campers in our Zodiac Day Care and Pre Kid-Vantage program.
R.E.C.E's must have a diploma in Early Childhood Education, be registered with the college of E.C.E's, and possess a current Standard First Aid with CPR-C qualification.
Swim Instructors – Instruct daily swim lessons to Zodiac campers each day.
Requires Lifesaving Society Swim Instructor or Red Cross Water Safety Instructor and certification, NLS, and Standard First Aid with CPR-C.
Specialists – Plan daily age-appropriate activities and teach campers new skills in one of our Zodiactivities.
Specialists can be coaches, teachers, or instructors who have expertise, qualifications and/or certifications in specific area (sports, arts, sciences, robotics, martial arts, etc).
Photographer – Take daily photos and video footage of all campers and staff.
No particular qualifications are required, but should have a passion for and experience with photography and videography (i.e. yearbook, film student, etc) and be organized and efficient.
Camp Nurse – Care for the well-being of campers in the health centre.
The Camp Nurse must have finished an R.N or R.P.N program and possess a current Standard First Aid with CPR-C qualification.
Office Admin – Support the day-to-day operations of the camp.
Need strong organizational, communication and multi-tasking skills. Office staff are detail orientated and are comfortable speaking to parents on a daily basis.
Full-Time Summer Work
The day camp job generally involves full-time work from Monday to Friday from approximately 8:30 am to 4:45p.m. for eight weeks in July and August. A certain number of 4-week (July), 5-week, 6-week, 7-week and 8-week contracts are available (additional weeks of work in May and June may be available for Admin/Office employees).
Leo Baeck Day School (near Eglinton Ave W. & Allen Road) provides a beautiful mid-Toronto indoor/outdoor venue for an exciting, multi-faceted day camp program.
Benefits of Working at Zodiac Day Camp
- Great experience/resumé enhancement
- Helps entry into teacher’s college and many other professions
- Helps to make you a better person, leader, and (future) parent
- Teaching/supervising/inspiring kids
- Excellent training & professional development
- Being part of a caring, nurturing, fun, creative environment
- Enjoying indoors/outdoors in your summer
- Guidance from supervisors/evaluations
- Competitive salary
- Full-time work
- Meeting many amazing friends/contacts
- Staff social get-togethers