**Please note: Due to a large volume of applications, submissions are currently paused while we process the applications we’ve already received! Thank you for your understanding.

DAY CAMP COUNSELLOR (Full Time - Summer)

We’re currently looking for THREE individuals with a passion for the arts to join our summer team as camp counsellors! Are you a creative, energetic individual who is interested in helping others find the joy in art? Do you love working with kids, being silly, and getting messy? If so, you might be a perfect fit for our team! Fill out an application today!


  • Temporary full time (3 positions available)
  • $18/hr
  • 35 hours/week
  • Monday to Friday from June 24th until August 30th


Working closely with the Camp Supervisor and fellow counsellors on the following:

  • Creating itineraries for each weekly theme with unique, engaging, and educational arts activities 
  • Creating example pieces for planned activities 
  • Organizing the end-of-the-week art gallery to showcase the projects completed by the campers (in studio or virtual depending on the safety regulations required in the summer) 
  • Working with groups of children ages 4-12 in a day camp environment 
  • Maintaining a positive space where campers feel welcomed, safe, encouraged and free to unleash their creativity 
  • Carrying out day to day camp activities and games 
  • Supervising drop off and pick up 
  • Communicating with parents about their child’s day 
  • Overseeing the safety of the campers 
  • Supervising interactions between campers to maintain a positive camp environment 
  • Administering basic first aid and filling out injury & incident reports as necessary 
  • Maintaining positive relationships with parents and campers 
  • Using problem solving skills to quickly and efficiently resolve conflicts among campers 
  • Helping to support campers with special needs 
  • Maintaining a clean and organized work environment 
  • Ensuring all safety protocols are followed diligently 
  • Filling out daily reports & checklists


  • A passion for working with kids
  • Excellent leadership, time management and communication skills
  • Independent & self-motivated
  • Comfortable leading groups of children ages 1-13 in arts activities using various visual arts and crafts mediums
  • Aged 18+ must be willing to obtain a Police Vulnerable Sector Check


  • You get to work in a fun, inspiring workplace while making a positive impact on the youth in our community!
  • Lots of opportunities to explore and learn about various artistic mediums
  • Consistent scheduling
  • Supportive team that encourages mentorship & growth opportunities 
  • Employee discount on programs, workshops and retail items

*Our summer job positions are funded by the Canada Summer Jobs program and therefore, participants must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment.
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of the employment.
  • Have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations.