Camp Manager

  • Full Time
  • Markham, ON
  • Jun 29, 2024

Unionville Alliance Church

Summary 
Last summer, we had 400 campers join us for Power Up! Camps. The Camp Manager will support campers through planning, overseeing, and implementing camp activities. 
 
Job Responsibilities 
May include, but are not limited to, the following: 
Create and revise camp curriculum 
Planning and implementing all camp related program (crafts, games, Bible lessons, STEM, etc.) 
Develop creative program for before and after care 
Lead volunteers in pre-camp activities and preparation 
Give oversight & coaching to other leaders and camp staff   
As a team, collaborate with camp staff and Pastor of Children’s Ministries to plan activities for camp, volunteer onboarding and more 
Plan agenda & logistics for family programs   
Assist in Sunday morning programming as needed  
Lead daily devotionals, announcements and debriefs  
Address disagreements between camp staff, volunteers and between children if applicable  
Ensure children are engaged, actively get to know the children and leaders  
Take initiative to complete tasks & think ahead of schedule in case of emergencies &/or changes  
Be an example for all camp staff and volunteers in terms of having a passion for serving & leadership abilities   
Lead debriefs; gather feedback to help improve camp; implement changes for the next camp and communicate with leaders 
Lead and organize camp clean-up/set up for next camp  
Personal & professional development: Create & implement an individual development plan (IDP) targeting areas of growth   
Perform related duties or special projects as assigned   
Complete a brief weekly reflection regarding experience, tasks and self-improvement  
Mandatory abuse prevention training  
 
Skills & Qualities 
A strong understanding of our church’s mission and purpose for camps. 
Must be independent, energetic, self-motivated, and flexible.  
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.  
Capable of leading a team and ability to work collaboratively.  
Experience in planning and leading children/youth programs and activities preferred.  
Ability to think strategically, to execute the envisioned projects and plans effectively. 
Ability to prioritize and multi-task with strong attention to detail.  
 
Characteristics 
To be a fully devoted follower of Christ, living with character and integrity. 
Fully aligned with the mission, vision, and values of Unionville Alliance Church 
Is a team player and acts as a positive role model for children, youth, and fellow staff. 
Strong oral and written English communication. 
Organized, punctual, responsible, takes initiative and reliable. 
 
Applicants must be 15-30 years old. Position is contingent upon obtaining the Canada Summer Job Grant.  
 
Submit your applications at uachome.org/careers. 

To apply for this job please visit uachome.org.