Day Camp Director

at Erindale Bible Chapel (view profile)
Location 1400 Dundas Crescent, Mississauga, ON L5C 1E7, Mississauga, Ontario Canada, Canada
Date Posted February 9, 2021
Category Summer Jobs
Job Type Full-time

Description

Job Description: Camp Director

Just for Kids Day camp was created in 1998 to reach the kids and families around Erindale Bible Chapel with the gospel of Jesus Christ. As a director, you will have opportunities to share the gospel with kids and parents while also mentoring younger staff counsellors. You will be responsible for ensuring camp programming's smooth execution that seeks to share the gospel of Jesus and demonstrate Christ-like service to campers and counsellors. In this position, you will be expected to be organized, able to fulfill responsibilities, demonstrate humility, and be willing to lead and mentor younger Christians while also receiving mentorship and care from the EBC Family Pastor. At the end of Camp, you will have had an experience to prepare you for future ministry in God's Kingdom.

Job Length:        

  • Meet for a once-a-month meeting March-May, then from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., June 21-24
  • Available for counselor training June 28-30
  • Available Monday to Friday, 8 a.m-6 p.m., July 5 to August 13th (6 weeks)

Reports to: Pastor of Family Ministries

Responsibilities:

  • Meet and plan camp program (once a month meeting March-May, then from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 21-24)
  • Help lead camp counselor orientation June 28-30
  • Lead day camp Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. July 5- Aug 13 (6-weeks)
  • Decide weekly themes
  • Plan out and execute weekly trips
  • Teach kids’ devotions
  • Equip counselors for success each week
  • Distribute weekly/daily counselor duties
  • Keep an inventory of game and craft supplies
  • Ensure a safe environment for kids
  • Discipline kids and counselors when necessary
  • Plan and lead daily counselor devotions
  • Take kids to and from Erindale community swimming pool
  • Other responsibilities deemed necessary

Qualifications:

  • Demonstrate faithful Christian walk (Pastoral reference)
  • Able to clearly articulate the gospel
  • Age 18 or older
  • Show Christian maturity
  • Able to move around and be on feet for long periods of time
  • Prior work with camp/children
  • Pass a background check
  • Teachable
  • Musical ability (Not a must but a plus)
  • Plan camp program (during one-a-month meeting March-May)

 Education:

  • High School Graduate

 Process:

  • Fill out Application
  • Fill out References/Pastoral Reference
  • Interview with Pastor of Family Ministries

Apply: On our church website at www.erindale.org or through this link: Day Camp Director Application

Erindale Bible Chapel is an independent church founded on, and governed by, the Word of God. It has been in the community of Erindale in Mississauga, Ontario for over 50 years.  We are disciples of Jesus who make disciples of Jesus, with a commitment to building up and equipping God’s people to carry out the Lord’s purposes in our community and around the world.

Erindale Bible Chapel welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities.
Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.