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Summer Camp Counselors

A job for the summer, memories to last a lifetime

A summer camp counselor is a job you will never regret. Our Kids lists many summer jobs brought to you directly by summer camps in Ontario, Quebec and BC. If you're looking for a summer job as a camp counselor go right to our summer camp job board.

The benefits of being a summer camp counselor

As a summer camp counselor you'll develop leadership skills you did not know you had and build on the ones you are already aware of. A summer camp job is a unique way to spend time in the great outdoors and earn money while you are doing so.

As a summer camp counselor you'll be responsible for kids' well being. Camp counselors take care of kids in a setting that is strange to them in many ways - outdoors, away from their parents and familiar surroundings. As such, you'll be in a unique position to help kids with their self esteem and personal development. You may even need to deal with issues like first aid, bullying and/or personal problems.

There are a variety of concrete benefits in working as a summer camp staff member. Some of the useful skills and abilites you will learn and develop will include the following:

  • Childcare
  • Communication
  • Conflict Management
  • Customer Service
  • Documentation
  • Leadership
  • Problem Solving
  • Professionalism
  • Programming and Activity Planning
  • Responsibility
  • Risk Management
  • Safety Awareness
  • Supervision
  • Social Interaction
  • Teamwork

Over time, your experiences as a summer camp counselor will become an important part of your development. Of course, "summer camp counselor" will also look good on your resume.

To find out whether a summer camp counselor job is really for you, have a look at our camp counselor jobs and contact the summer camps listed there!



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