CAREER OPPORTUNITY: CAMP DIRECTOR
DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 15, 2019
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Pearce Williams Christian Centre (PWCC) is seeking someone awesome to become our next Camp Director! This position is a full-time permanent position with a competitive salary and benefits package. Join a stellar team of camp professionals dedicated to changing the lives of our campers and staff.
About Pearce Williams:
Pearce Williams Christian Centre (PWCC) is a summer camp and retreat facility located on 180 acres in beautiful Elgin County, just minutes from the shores of Lake Erie. As a part of the United Church of Canada’s camping network, our mission is to Welcome all who come, to Teach all who want to learn and to Serve God in all we do. At Pearce Williams we believe that life is good, but camp is better! We do what needs to be done to provide campers aged 5 to 15 with the most amazing summer camp experience. Through our choice based camp and school programs, we strive to create enriching experiences for campers to live and grow within a Christian community environment. To learn more about our programs visit http://www.campisbetter.com
Scope & Summary of Job:
Reporting to the Executive Director and the Board of Directors, the Camp Director is responsible for the development, promotion, and successful operation of our camp and school programs, providing leadership and direction to staff and volunteers and supporting the administration of Pearce Williams Christian Centre.
Covering a wide range of duties, the Camp Director does what needs to be done to give our campers, staff, volunteers and school groups the most amazing camp experiences year round. This includes program development and delivery, staff and organizational management, building relationships with all stakeholders and ensuring that all camp programs and responsibilities are carried out in a way that reflects the mission and values of PWCC.
TO DO WHAT NEEDS TO BE DONE.
The Camp Director’s role is dynamic and constantly evolving. Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Program Development & Delivery:
Staffing & Leadership:
Administration and Promotion:
Any other duties as assigned by the Executive Director, Personnel Committee, or the Board of Directors.
Education and Experience:
Knowledge & Skill Requirement:
Compensation & Benefits:
Pearce Williams offers a competitive base salary as well as a pension and benefits package. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
In addition, the Camp Director will receive an Annual Training Budget to aid in personal and professional development as well as two weeks of vacation (given in lieu) in addition to the mandated holidays.
Project: To ensure that all candidates understand the culture of PWCC and the kinds of work expected we require that each applicant submits a simple, creative project.
Create the promotional material and write-ups and basic layout outline for a new teen leadership camp program that will run for 3-weekend events from October to March each year.
To Apply: Please email your resume, cover letter and project to PWCCjob@gocamp.pro by 11:59pm, September 15, 2019. You may address the letter to the Joe Richards & the Pearce Williams Board of Directors, 8009 Iona Road, Fingal, ON N0L 1K0.
We thank you very much for your interest. Successful candidates will be contacted for an interview.
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Outdoor & Environmental Education - orgs, schools, links, resources
Outdoor Ed: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Outdoor_education
Environmental Ed: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Environmental_education
Orgs., schools & links: http://planetfriendly.net/learn.html#ee
Council of Outdoor Educators of Ontario (COEO) http://www.coeo.org/
The importance of summer camp
Organizations & Resources
* Take Me Outside http://takemeoutside.ca/
* Child and Nature Alliance http://www.childnature.ca
* Nature Child Reunion http://naturechildreunion.ca
Nature Deficit Disorder - "a range of current child health issues arising from a lifestyle
that focuses on screen time rather than outdoor exploration"
Last Child in the Woods
Richard Louv http://richardlouv.com/
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date publiée : Aug 12 2019 Numéro : 54470