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Summer Camps, Before and After Care Program Staff

Department Commercial Activities Date Posted 2/13/2020

Position Type Contract-Full Time Reference No. 2020-951

Location Oakville, Ontario, Canada

Application Deadline2/28/2020

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Summer Camp, Before & After Care Program Staff 

Various One-Week Programs from June 22 - August 28, 2020

Before Camp Care: Monday to Friday 7:00am – 9:00am (up to 10 hours per week)

After Camp Care: Monday to Friday 3:00pm – 6:00pm (up to 15 hours per week)


Camps at Appleby College provide co-educational opportunities to develop and advance skills, and to promote interactive skills among participants.  Appleby provides excellence within each camp through the use of superb facilities and instruction. In all our programs, we emphasize individual development, participation, co-operation and fun!  Appleby’s scenic 60-acre campus offers outstanding academic, art and athletics for all its Camps.


Campers at Appleby experience an exciting week of discovery, friendship, sports and fun! Appleby College offers Discovery Camps, Arts & Media Camps, Science & Success Camps and Sports & Adventure Camps.  For a listing of all summer programs offered, please visit Appleby College Summer Camp Programs


The Before & After Care Program Staff assist with the implementation of the Before & After Camp Care Program.  Under the supervision of the Before & After Care Program Director, the team is responsible for facilitating a high-quality program, running various activities specific to the age groups, while ensuring the safety and well-being of the campers.


Specific Accountabilities:

·         Assist with supervision of campers enrolled in Before & After Camp Care

·         Engage campers in fun, recreational and variety of age-specific activities

·         Supervise children at all times, ensuring a safe environment

·         To maintain a positive and consistent approach towards child management, compatible with the philosophy of Appleby Camps

·         To communicate daily with parents in an open and supportive manner

·         Assist in providing a healthy snack to all campers accommodating all dietary restrictions

·         Respond to the individual needs of campers and establish stable and consistent relationships with each child and their families/caregivers

·         Ensure safe drop-off/pick-up of campers

·         Ensure that the health and safety needs of the children are met and all health and safety issues are dealt with immediately and appropriately

·         Assist in cleaning and tidying of the facility and be responsible for the safe storage of equipment, maintaining that all equipment is in good working order prior to usage


Knowledge and Skills:

·         Applicants for this position should have completed a minimum of Grade 11

·         Relevant program planning and facilitation experience in a large day care, camp or similar setting is an asset

·         Strong skills & experience working with children

·         Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

·         Positive leadership skills

·         Ability to work effectively as a team member


Workplace Requirements:

·         Successful candidates must attend the required training sessions from May 29-31, 2020

·         As a condition of employment, a Criminal Record Check with a Vulnerable Sector Screening is required

·         Valid Standard First Aid and CPR – C (certified on, or after Sept. 2018) is required.

·         Approximate Hours: Before Care Shifts: 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m., After Care Shifts: 3:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.


Appleby College Camps and Academies provide the highest quality of instruction to campers in a fast paced and challenging work environment.  Compensation is dependent on experience and qualifications.


While all applicants are thanked for their interest, only those chosen for interviews will be contacted.


Please apply online by Friday, February 28, 2020 to Human Resources, via our Current Opportunities portal on our website:


Appleby is committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable and accessible environment where everyone feels valued, respected and supported.  Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment 

If you are looking for an exciting opportunity and to build a career in an innovative and dynamic organization, submit your resume by clicking on Apply Now below.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
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