Chalet Leader

at Ontario Pioneer Camp (view profile)
Location Port Sydney, ON, Canada
Date Posted May 5, 2017
Category Volunteer
Job Type Intership


Ontario Pioneer Camp (OPC), located in Muskoka Ontario, is seeking to fill several summer Chalet Leader positions.  OPC is owned and operated by Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship, and has been in operation since 1929.  The purpose of this position is to care for and disciple campers.  Chalet leaders are responsible for a small group of campers on a day to day basis.  In addition to teaching activities, they also participate in program alongside campers.  This person will be expected to provide excellent care for the campers, in a manner that is consistent with the values and standards of Ontario Pioneer Camp and Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship.

The ideal applicant for this position will possess the following qualifications:

  • Personal relationship with Jesus Christ and desire to grow as a follower of Christ.
  • Exemplifies servant leadership and a genuine love for the Lord, and is a role model for campers.
  • Enthusiastic, energetic team player who enjoys working with children and youth.
  • Ability to positively influence, and instruct children and youth spiritually, emotionally and socially.
  • Ability to sustain the physical demands of an outdoor overnight camp setting.
  • Minimum 17 years old.
  • Maturity in accepting responsibility, and ability to submit to those in authority.
  • Knowledge and experience in camping ministries.

This is a volunteer position which includes an honorarium.  There is also an opportunity to raise funds through our summer missions program.

Interested applicants are invited to apply online at

Closing Date:  Job will remain posted until the position has been filled.

Employment is conditional upon a clear police reference check.  The successful candidate must be able to submit to Inter-Varsity’s Code of Conduct and Statement of Faith Agreement.

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