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Rideau Canoe Club

Application Deadline: April 26, 2013   Starting Date: June 3, 2013

Position: Camp Leader - Petrie Island, Orleans

Job Description:
Camp Leader - Petrie Island - Orleans (part-time and full time)
Start Date: Late June, 2013 – August 31st, 2013
Applications due: EXTENDED: April 26, 2013

The Rideau Canoe club is looking for enthusiastic people to work as camp counselors for the RCC Summer Camp Program on Petrie Island, Orleans. Camp leaders will be working with children 9-11 years old in a day camp environment. Both full and part time jobs will be available. Pay rate is based on certification and experience. Please send your resume with a cover letter indicating your level of certification, your experience and the hours you would be available to work during the summer. There will be a few days of training during the week of June 24th to 28th and the camps will run from July 2nd to August 31st.

Introduce and instruct camp participants the basics of recreational canoe and kayak and various other paddle sports
Follow basic guidelines for Canoe Kids Camp programs developed by Canoe Kayak Canada
Teach and apply basic water safety technique during all camp activities
Supervise participants in all aspects of camp: swim assessment, canoeing, kayaking, dragon boating, games, field trips to beach, crafts and pre and post camp care.
Promote and encourage sport in a fun and safe environment
Access to a vehicle and/or leave in the Orleans area preferred
Must have a current Police check, Ontario Pleasure Craft Operators Card, CPR A or B and standard First Aid** and a minimum of Canoe Kids Community Coach certification*

Send Resume and cover letter to please ensure you include a current email and phone number.

**RCC MAY offer a first aid re-certification and CPR re-certification during the training week in June.

Salary Range: based on experience

Type of Position:
Full Time - Seasonal

Contact Information:
Rideau Canoe Club
804 Hog's Back Rd
Ottawa , ON, Canada
K2C 1B0
Tel. 6132255546


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