YMCA Day Camp Summer Employment

Number of Positions: 
YMCA of Hamilton/Burlington/Brantford
Job Location: 
Brant County
Hours of Work: 


Job Duties: 

Leadership Positions

  • Day Camp Site Supervisor (Indoor)
  • Day Camp Site Supervisor (Outdoor)
  • Day Camp Helping Hands Site Supervisor
  • Day Camp Section Head (Outdoor)
  • Day Camp Program Specialist (Indoor/Outdoor)

Outdoor Support Positions

  • Waterfront Specialist
  • Waterfront Lifeguard
  • Program Instructors (Arts and Crafts, Canoe, Archery)
  • Site Support and Maintenance
  • Office Administrator

Counsellor Positions

  • Camp Counsellor - Outdoor (General, Fundamentals, LIT, Canoe, Kayak, Eco-Explorers)
  • Camp Counsellor - Indoor (Stepping Stones, Sports, Kidventure)
  • Helping Hands Camp Counsellor - Indoor/Outdoor
  • Junior Camp Counsellor - Indoor/Outdoor (For applicants 16 years of age only)
  • Supply Camp Counsellor - Any location
Job Qualifications: 

These positions require a commitment to the YMCA mission and core values of: Responsibility, Honesty, Caring, Respect and Belonging, as well as, a commitment to building developmental assets in children and adults.  All offers of employment will be subject to the provision that the successful incumbent provides the YMCA of Hamilton/Burlington/Brantford with a current and satisfactory Police Records Check.   Positions responsible for the direct supervision of children and/or vulnerable persons will be required, in addition to a Police Records Check, to provide a Vulnerable Sector Screening Report at the time of hire.

To Be Discussed
Bus Route: 
How to Apply: 


  • Please read the 2019 Application Package, including job descriptions and all general information. There have been some important changes
  • All Senior Staff (Site Supervisors ,Section Heads and Program Instructors ) must be available to commence employment on May 27th 2019 for training
  • All other positions commence employment on June 22nd, 2019 for pre-camp training (Waterfront positions & Helping Hands Counsellor positions will have 1-2 days of training prior to June 22nd, dates TBD)
  • Ensure you have and show proof of all the necessary qualifications valid through 2019, or show proof of being enrolled in courses you still need to acquire. (Standard First Aid and CPR-Level C for all staff and NLS for Waterfront Positions)
  • Please DO NOT get a Criminal Reference Check or Vulnerable Sector Screening prior to receiving an employment offer

The Application

  • Please complete the online application: https://ymcahbb.campbrainstaff.com/
  • When you are done your application please email your resume and copies of all required qualifications.  Only attach current and valid qualifications or proof of enrollment in courses to acquire valid certifications. Resumes can be sent to: hbb.daycampjobs@ymcahbb.ca
Posting Duration: 
Mar 6 2019 to May 12 2019