Summer Day Camp and Park Staff

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Job Details

Summer Day Camp and Park Staff are responsible for program planning, development and implementation of daily activities and direct supervision of  day camp and drop-in park participants at the Peterborough Sport & Wellness Centre and Parks throughout the City.


We require candidates with experience working with children in a day camp, recreational program or sport setting and who demonstrate enthusiasm and a team approach to delivering quality children’s programming.  HIGH FIVE® Certification would be an asset but is not required of applicants.  Successful candidates will be required to obtain the training.  As a condition of hire, candidates will also be required to complete Standard First Aid & Level C CPR/AED training and provide a criminal record clearance with vulnerable sector check.

Hours of work are anticipated to vary and will not exceed 40 hours/week. This vacancy is contingent based on COVID provincial and local public health restrictions and guidelines and the ability to run programs and/or office closures.  Every effort will be made to keep you up to date with details.

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Application Information

Qualified applicants are invited to submit one file containing a cover letter and résumé to Program Coordinator

The City of Peterborough is an organization that strives to embrace the spirit of inclusion, diversity, equity and accessibility. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to building an inclusive and barrier-free environment in which all individuals have access to the City's goods, services and facilities. If contacted for an employment opportunity, please advise Human Resources if you require an accommodation.

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