Summer Day Camp Coordinator

Town of Innisfail

Summer Day Camp Coordinator

Town of Innisfail
Description of Position / skills Required

This is a temporary position working as our Summer Day Camp Coordinator. Under the supervision of the Recreation Program Coordinator, this position is responsible for the development, organization and implementation of summer camps ensuring the overall safety and quality of the camp while providing supervision and evaluation of the day camp program.

Term of Employment:
- May 4, 2020 to August 28, 2020

Hours of Work:
- 35 hours/week of preparation work May and June
- 40 hours/week running day camps July and August

Key Responsibilities include:

• Plan and implement all camp activities and special events
• Organize weekly field trips
• Purchase, maintain and transport necessary equipment and supplies for programs
• Ensure all specialized equipment is inspected, maintained, set up and stored in a safe and appropriate manner
• Understand basic safety and operational guidelines, including emergency procedures
• Be aware of individual problems and special needs, especially medical concerns
• Instruct, delegate and coordinate staff and leader-in-training duties
• Speak with parents as needed; manage any concerns as they arise
• Gather feedback from participants and parents
• Perform general janitorial, housekeeping and maintenance duties as they arise

Certifications / Qualifications / Education


• Current or completed post-secondary education in a related field
• Minimum of 1 year of leadership experience in a recreation or day camp setting or related field
• Possession of a valid Alberta Driver’s License or equivalent
• Standard First Aid and CPR certification

Job Location
Innisfail, AB
Nature of Work
Seasonal, Temporary
Arts and Culture, Child and Youth Care, Education, Recreation and Sport
How to Apply

The Town of Innisfail offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience and an excellent benefits package. Qualified applicants are invited to submit their resumes in confidence by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, March 27, 2020 to:

Town of Innisfail
Attention: Erica Vickers, Finance Manager
4943 53 Street, Innisfail, Alberta, T4G 1A1