2 Full-Time Vacancies
Camp Woodeden Vacancy - London, Ontario
Camp Merrywood Vacancy - Perth, Ontario
(Anticipated Start Date – Mid November to December)
Do you want to work with people, make a difference in their lives, and get the breadth of experience you can build a meaningful career on? Do you have extensive experience leading a team in a camp environment? Do you pride yourself on your strong interpersonal and relationship building skills? Do you have exceptional organizational and time management skills and thrive working in dynamic and fast paced environment? Do you think you have what it takes to become our Camp Director? If you answered YES, we want to hear from you!
About Easter Seals Ontario
Easter Seals is a registered charitable organization that helps children and youth with physical disabilities from all ethnic and religious backgrounds. Since 1922, with the help of our generous donors, Easter Seals has been offering programs and services that enable kids to experience greater independence and focus on what they can do rather than on their limitations. We assist families with the purchase of essential mobility and accessibility equipment such as wheelchairs, walkers, porch lifts and ramps, as well as toileting aids and bathing equipment. We are also an industry leader in providing fully accessible summer camp programs at our two camps, Camp Woodeden in London and Camp Merrywood in Perth. In addition, Easter Seals offers access to special education and other information resources for parents and public education and awareness on disability issues.
What's it like to work at Easter Seals Ontario?
It's challenging, stimulating, and hugely rewarding. Our positions offer tremendous diversity and excellent opportunities for professional growth. Together, we are helping kids BE KIDS! EasterSeals.org.
Responsible for the direction and operation of the overnight summer camp program for children and young adults aged 6-26 years.
Key Priorities for the Role:
Program Planning, Development, and Evaluation
Property and Facilities Management
Staff Management and Development
Communication & Administration
Required Professional Designation/Certificate:
Required Skills & Abilities:
Salary: $40,000 - $45,000 (based on experience)
2 Camp Locations:
Please note: Housing will be provided on site for the Camp Woodeden Director. The Camp Merrywood Director will be required to live on site from mid-May until the end of August.
For consideration, please submit your resume to Human Resources for consideration. Please attach your cover letter (including salary expectations) and resume as one document and reference “CAMP DIRECTOR – LOCATION (indicate which camp location you would like to be considered for) clearly in the subject heading.
Easter Seals Ontario sincerely thanks all applicants for their interest in advance however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
The successful candidate must receive clearance by a police background check, including a vulnerable sector screen.
Note: The position will remain open until filled and rolling interviews will be conducted as soon as qualified applications are received. No phone calls please.
Easter Seals Ontario is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applicants from equity seeking groups. Candidates with be provided with an overview of the various elements of the selection process, such as tests, skills demonstrations, etc. Easter Seals Ontario is committed to providing reasonable accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please indicate this in your cover letter.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $40,000.00 to $45,000.00 /year