Summer Camp Leader/Camp Driver

District of West Vancouver

Summer Camp Leader/Camp Driver


Do you enjoy working with children and youth between the ages of 3-18 years?
Can you demonstrate a high level of energy and enthusiasm?
Are you excited about teaching and mentoring volunteer leaders?

The Community Services Department is hiring Summer Camp Leaders with a Class 4 Drivers Licence for various summer camps for preschool, school-aged children and youth. Staff may be hired to work at a variety of camps throughout the summer.

Candidates must be able to prepare and lead a variety of programs and activities including sports, games, arts and crafts and out trips. Responsibilities may include creating lesson plan and camp itineraries, working within a budget, scheduling activities, implementing policies and procedures, and provide mentoring to other camp leaders and volunteers. Candidates must have strong organizational, supervisory and interpersonal skills, and must be able to work effectively with children and work cooperatively with parents and facility staff while providing safe, quality camp programs.

The Summer Camp session runs from July 3 – August 31, 2018. Summer Camp Leaders are expected to be available on weekdays for the entire session. Hours of work will vary according to placement and registration. All Summer Camp Leaders should be prepared to work at any District of West Vancouver Summer Camp location.

The preferred candidate will possess: a Class 4 Driver’s Licence with exemplary driving and accident record, current Emergency First Aid and CPR-C certification (by June 30, 2018). The candidate will be able to attend a mandatory training session on June 23, 2018.

The successful candidate has completed Bronze Cross or NLS; OFA III / Advanced Wilderness First Aid; Coaching certification (NCCP), High-Five, Play it Fair, SuperHost/Worldhost, Babysitter Training, and/or past experience with West Vancouver Summer Camps as a Volunteer.

The successful candidate will be required to supply an acceptable criminal record check and a copy of their credentials.

Please contact ICBC at 604-661-2255 or online at and have them email your Claims History & Driver’s Abstract to us at Your Claims History & Driver’s Abstract must be submitted directly from ICBC or your application will not be processed.

This posting does not list all the duties of the position, nor does it fully detail the required skills, knowledge and abilities, licenses and certificates required of candidates.

Position Status: Non-Union – Casual
Hours of Work: Up to 40 hours per week depending upon position (hours and days of work may vary)
Rate of Pay: $17-20 per hour plus 4% in lieu of benefits, depending upon experience and qualifications
Closing Date: 11:59 p.m. Friday, May 25, 2018
To Apply: Please visit the District of West Vancouver’s Career Portal at to apply for this position.

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

Location: West Vancouver, BC.

Region: Lower Mainland

Professional Category(s): Parks & Recreation.

Posted: May 11, 2018, 2:55 pm

Expires: May 25, 2018, 11:59 pm

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