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Summer Camp Volunteer

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Volunteer Position Name / Role: Summer Camp Volunteer
Date Posted: Wednesday, April 13, 2022
Organization Name: Town of Orangeville
Organization Contact: Nicole Desaulniers
519-940-9092 ext. 4131
ndesaulniers@orangeville.ca
Why you might want to consider taking this opportunity: Developing leadership and other valuable skills for future employment and educational opportunities!
Type of Organization: Public Service
More Info Link: https://www.orangeville.ca
Volunteer type position is suitable for:
  • Youth
Duties / Roles / Activities: - Provide fun, safe and healthy experiences for children in the program

- Exhibit positive and professional behaviour with all participants, parents and co-workers

- Provide daily support to Camp Coordinator, Assistant Coordinators of Summer Camps and Counsellors

- Acknowledge role as a leader within the day camp program by modeling appropriate behaviour, acting as a good role model and maintaining a positive attitude

- Participate fully and assist staff in the implementation of camp activities

- Assist with monitoring child interaction and provide guidance to ensure the well-being of campers in consultation with the Camp Counsellors

- Assist camp staff in the implementation of camp activities and clean-up
- Assist in maintaining safety and cleanliness of the camp environments

- Comply with all expectations outlined in training, including all associated training documents

- Lead one game and one song with the assistance of the Camp Counsellors, per week of volunteer placement

- Summer camp settings may include various conditions: outdoor environments, indoor spaces, lakes, swimming pools, skating rinks, field trips, and park settings

** MUST be able to attend mandatory training on June 18th 2022, 9:00am - 2:00pm **
Sample Tasks:
Dates & Times:
  • Daytime
Seasonal: All Year
Location of Volunteer Activity:
  • Orangeville and area
Wheelchair Accessibility: Yes
Can be used toward '40 Hours' for Highschool Graduation (OSSD): Yes
Does this opportunity relate to COVID-19: No
Commitment Length / Duration: Short Term (less than 3 months)
Training Required:
  • None
Transportation: Own Transportation Required
Expires: Monday, May 30, 2022
Areas of Interest:
  • Support for Children / Youth
  • Support for persons with disabilities
  • Education / Mentoring / Tutoring
  • Sports / Recreation / Leisure / Coaching
  • Music / Theatre
  • Conservation / Gardening / Horticulture / Nature / Trails / Environment
  • Arts / Creative Activities / Design
Skills / Experience: - Identifies the needs and wants of children as a priority and responds in an effective and timely
manner

- Considers health and safety of self and campers as a top priority

- Has skills that may relate to related camp; biking, cooking, crafts, sports, aquatics, outdoor education and arts

- Has worked collaboratively with a team

- Demonstrates interpersonal and relationship-building skills
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