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Summer Camp Job Opportunities


  • WHERE
    Toronto, ON
  • WHEN
    Short-term

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DESCRIPTION

StepStones for Youth is a registered charitable organization dedicated to enhancing the growth and success of children and youth at risk who have experienced trauma, financial instability and/or lack of guardian care. StepStones Girls Overnight Summer Camp is a rewarding camp experience in Northern Ontario offered to girls 6-15 years of age living with a history of abuse and neglect. Camp aims to increase self-esteem through developing leadership abilities and life skills. In addition, camp aims to develop a sense of community for children and youth who are often isolated or have few social connections. We are currently seeking staff to join our team this summer!

General preferred qualifications for all positions:
• Currently enrolled in school full-time;
• Working knowledge of Child and Adolescent Development &

Engagement Strategies;
• Overnight camp experience;
• Strong organizational skills;
• Sensitivity to race, culture, religion, and sexual orientation, and experience working with a diverse youth population;
• Interested in working with female youth in a group living situation;
• Strong leadership and conflict resolution skills;
• Ability to communicate effectively with campers and staff;
• Skilled in camp crafts

This position involves working flexible hours.

The successful candidate will be expected to work from July 1 – July 25

This is seasonal contract position

Application Process:

If you would value being a part of our organization, you are invited to submit your résumé and cover letter to getinvolved@stepstonesforyouth.com, addressed to the “Hiring Committee”.

We thank all applicants for their interest in these positions; however, only those applicants who are selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls or in person submission please.

Positions include:
Camp Counsellor
Kitchen Staff
Lifeguard/Waterfront Staff
Assistant Camp Director
Program Director

Who You'll be Assisting

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StepStones for Youth

StepStones’ mission is to provides support to disadvantaged children and youth who have experienced trauma, abuse and unstable guardian care with no supportive adults in their lives.


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Who You'll be Assisting

organization logo

StepStones for Youth

StepStones’ mission is to provides support to disadvantaged children and youth who have experienced trauma, abuse and unstable guardian care with no supportive adults in their lives.