Summer Camp Counsellor - Art Gallery [Markham]

Summer Camp Counsellor - Art Gallery



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Summer Camp Counsellor - Art Gallery




City of Markham


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Markham, Greater Toronto Area, Ontario


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$14.07-$14.99 hourly


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The City of Markham is a dynamic and change-oriented leader among Canadian municipalities. The recipient of multiple environmental awards, we are recognized for our innovative sustainability and urban planning initiatives as much as for our fiscal accountability. More than 320,000 residents call Markham home and benefit from our rich heritage, culturally diverse environment, vibrant local economy and focus on quality of life.

Applications are now being accepted for the Camp Counsellor - Varley Art Gallery position in the Culture Department within the Community and Fire Services Commission. To apply for this position, please submit your cover letter and resume on-line at by March 3, 2018.

Job Summary
Supervises a group of campers at the City of Markham's Varley Art Gallery's Summer & Holiday Day Camps with responsibilities including facilitating lessons, program delivery and administration. Supervises a group of 8-10 campers (children or youth) in addition to volunteers. Through effective leadership and programming, enables children and youth to develop skills, make friends, socialize and build self-esteem. Accountable for the well-being of a group of campers under the guidance of the Camp Supervisor, ensuring camp activities are safe, educational, inclusive, high-quality and meet the Varley Art Gallery's overall goals.