Summer Camp Director

Summer Camp Director

10 week Contract

June 14th – August 20th, 2021

 

We are interested in growing a vibrant nature-based Waldorf Camp

 

PURPOSE/SCOPE OF THE POSITION:

The Summer Camp Director (SCD) provides leadership and management with the Camp Administrator for the TWS Camp and staff. This includes management of the day to day operations of the camp in partnership with the administration of the school. The SCD will ensure the mission, values and overall professional standards established at the Toronto Waldorf School are upheld in all aspects of the camp. The primary reporting relationship is to the Human Resources Manager.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Management and oversight of the day to day operations of the camp with the support of the school administration

· Support weekly camp programs

· Provide support for summer camp faculty

· Coordinate distribution of weekly schedules and camper information for leads with Camp Administrator

· Oversee and step in if required to ensure appropriate supervision during before care, after care and breaks for staff

· Care of the physical space and all camp supplies

· Oversee all camp staff and ensure they are supported

· Lead set up and take down of camp

· Address parent questions and concerns with Camp Administrator

· Management of any emergency situation that may arise

· Gives input into the overall review with learning and recommendations for the following year

· Participation in training for all camp staff, including health and safety, professional practices, emergency procedures and parent relations pertaining to enrollment with the support of administration.

 

KEY COMPETENCIES REQUIRED FOR THE POSITION:

· Excellent interpersonal skills

· Ability to take on a leadership role

· Ability to make sound decisions

· Strong interpersonal skills enhanced by a friendly and pleasant demeanor.

· Excellent communication skills both verbal and written.

· Task oriented with an ability to manage multiple tasks and anticipate needs.

· Good organizational skills.

 

SALARY/HOURS:

Salary $20-25 per hour. Commensurate with experience. 40 hours per week during the Summer for 10 weeks.

 

Applications: Please send cover letter and resume by email to staffing@torontowaldorfschool.com or by mail to

Toronto Waldorf School

9100 Bathurst Street, Suite 1

Thornhill, Ontario L4J 8C7

 

We will initiate interviews as soon as we receive qualified applicants. Deadline June 1, 2021. We thank all candidates in advance. We will contact only those selected for an interview.