Employment Posting:
Camp Supervisor

Employment Type:
Closing Date:

POSITION TITLE:                      Camp Supervisor             

CLOSING DATE:                     Open Until Filled

EMPLOYMENT DATES:            Part Time throughout 2023 – dates discussed upon hire

HOURS OF WORK:                 Varies.  Discussed upon hire.  Up to full time hours in the summer.

RATE OF PAY:                         $25.00/hour + Vacation as determined by HR policy


Extended Learning is seeking professionals interested in developing and supervising day camps for community youth ages 5 – 16 years old.   Camp Supervisors will be responsible in the development and execution of daily plans and overseeing the successful rollout of their camp with the support from Extended Learning and key team members at Nipissing University.  Camps may run anytime during 2023 including but limited to, school board professional development days, March break, weekends, and weekdays through the summer. 

Space, liability forms, registration processes, marketing and any necessary supplies will be provided to Camp Supervisors for the safe and successful implementation of their youth camp(s).  

The successful candidates will support all Camp Leaders designated to their camp and will report to the Manager of Extended Learning. 


The Camp Supervisors may be expected to perform some or all the following duties:

  • Respond in a timely manner to any questions/concerns received by parents/guardians
  • Develop and execute full day plans
  • Gather all necessary materials once approved by the Manager of Extended Learning and submit receipts for reimbursement 
  • Responsible for sign in/sign out of all campers 
  • Responsible for tracking/submitted incident reports 
  • Responsible for differentiated instruction for campers of various ages
  • Ensure all Nipissing University policies and procedures are followed
  • Supervise all Camp Leaders and/or Volunteers designated to their camp


  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Creativity, initiative, and strong interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • The ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to navigate learning needs of campers


  • 1-3 years experience working with youth in an educational setting
  • Valid First Aid certificate
  • Concussion Training
  • Police Vulnerable Sector Check (12 months or newer at the time of camp delivery) 

To apply for this position please submit a one-page Camp Outline along with your resume/cover letter and 3 references to extendedlearning@nipissingu.ca for consideration. 

Camp Outline must include:

  • Camp Title (e.g., Games Camp, Literacy Camp, Music Madness, Math & Science Camp etc.) – be creative
  • Duration of Camp (1 – 5 days)
  • Brief Description of suggested camp
  • Appropriate age range for suggested camp (e.g., ages 5 – 10)
  • Preferred date(s) of delivery (e.g., PD camps, weekend, 5-day summer camp)

Full camp development/details will be determined after the candidate has been hired.

We thank all applicants; however, only those to be considered for an interview will be contacted.

Nipissing University is an inclusive employer and will provide accommodation in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code.