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Seasonal and Year-Round Specialized Positions in Camp & Outdoor Education

The YMCA hires hundreds of seasonal employees for our variety of urban and outdoor Day Camp sites throughout Hamilton, Burlington and Brantford. In Haliburton, YMCA Wanakita hires year-round and seasonal positions to support summer overnight camp and year-round outdoor education program.

Camp staff become key figures in the lives of the children, youth and adults whom they teach, lead and have fun. We look for staff who will be positive role models to campers of all ages.

YMCA Wanakita - Current Openings

Location: YMCA Wanakita Camp (Haliburton) 

Rate of Pay:  $160/day
Position Status: Full Time Seasonal Contract (possibility of extension)
Placement: December 27, 2022- March 19, 2023
Deadline: Nov 25, 2022


Winter Outdoor Centre Program Instructor is a contract position
responsible for delivering and facilitating recreational and educational
programs throughout the season. The instructor is primarily responsible for
programming (snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, high ropes, initiatives,
broomball, fire building, out trips etc.) and site support. The Winter Program
Instructor will report directly to the Outdoor Centre Assistant Director under
the supervision of the Outdoor Centre Director. Come join our team and enter
a workplace full of new opportunities and experiences!

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If you are interested in this position, please submit your letter of application, cover letter and resume by Nov 25, 2022 attention to: Sandra Dabrowski- Outdoor Centre Director:

Location: YMCA Wanakita Camp (Haliburton) 

Rate of Pay:  $ will vary by position all details contained in package
Position Status: Full Time Seasonal Contract  
Placement: June 24, 2022- August 24, 2023
Deadline: Dec 25, 2022

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Day Camps - Current Openings

Position Status: Seasonal Contract  
For information regarding our Day Camp Summer 2023 positions and instructions on how to apply, please see the job posting below.

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Position Status: Seasonal Contract

Salary Range: $19.00 per hour

Placement: February 2023 – September 2, 2023

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Apply Now: If you are interested in this position, please submit your letter of application and resume by February 7, 2023 attention: AJ Phillips, Manager of Day Camp at