Camp Tamarack

Program Coordinator

The Program Coordinator proves to be a key member of the leadership team. They are primarily responsible for creating a fun and engaging camp program for all our campers. This person is a support for our staff team, aiding in ensuring they strive to succeed and create experiences for our campers.

Position Dates: Beginning of May to End of August, 2018

Salary: $385 - $400 per week, based on experience, room and board provided.


  • At least 2 years of post-secondary education.
  • Proven leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Ability and experience in supervising staff and campers.
  • Experience with working at a camp or in a similar recreational setting
  • Have valid Standard First Aid and CPR-C Certificates, or willing to obtain
  • Class 2 or 4 driver’s license, or willing to obtain
  • Challenge Course Practitioner Level 1, or willing to obtain


  • Work cooperatively with the Head Counsellour & Supervise the Program Specialists to: o Plan and execute camp programs and activities that feature outdoor living, creativity, education and adventure.
  • Mentor and support the staff team.
  • Communicate programming and scheduling issues to the Camp Director.
  • Assist with developing and facilitating School Group Programs.
  • Ensure that safety standards and procedures are maintained at all times.


  • Plan, supervise, run and evaluate a creative program for the campers.
  • Responsible for explaining and designating daily/weekly activities.
  • Evaluate program to ensure that the goals and objectives of Camp Tamarack are being met.
  • Assist in the supervision of the campers.
  • Ensure that all supplies, materials and resources are available to staff when they need them.
  • Relay any concerns of the staff, campers and public to the Camp Director.
  • Create and deliver school presentations to promote camp programs.
  • Work cooperatively with the Camp Director in scheduling and executing training week.
  • Discuss with Camp Director the performance of all staff.
  • Write a weekly communication report on the details of each camp session.
  • Complete an end of summer report to the Camp Director and Board.


To apply please complete an online application at