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Posting for Boys Camp Director
(a full-time, year round position)

Ontario Pioneer Camp (OPC), located in Muskoka, Ontario, is looking to fill the key leadership role of Boys Camp Director for January 2017. OPC is owned and operated by Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship, and has been in operation since 1929.

Boys Camp offers 8 weeks of programming for boys aged 11-16 years. The program provides age appropriate, theme based activities and focuses on all areas of development (physical, emotional and spiritual).

The key responsibilities for someone in this role include: development and oversight of Ontario Pioneer Camp Boys Camp program. The Boys Camp Director is also responsible for recruiting, training, supervising, evaluating and discipling a seasonal volunteer staff team. Year round duties include follow-up with campers and staff, newsletters, program development, administration, fundraising, marketing, and participation in the activities of the director team, as well as training and spiritual development.

    An ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  1. Strong:
    • Christian role model
    • interpersonal skills
    • communication and teaching skills
    • ability to create and sustain systems
    • knowledge and love of scripture
  2. Ability to:
    • work with young boys and teens
    • work with teen and adult volunteers
    • communicate and inspire confidence in campers, parents, donors and staff
    • innovate and introduce new ideas / programs
    • recruit both campers and staff
    • work within a budget
    • work independently
    • work as part of a broader director team
  3. Demonstrated:
    • knowledge and experience in camping ministries
    • leadership ability
    • administrative abilities
    • human resource skills
  4. A passion for:
    • creating fun
    • discipleship and evangelism
    • developing young leaders
  5. A desire to work in team
  6. Post-secondary degree in related field
  7. Commitment to Fundraising
  8. Commitment to Marketing

Employment is conditional upon a clear police reference check. The successful candidate must be able to submit to Inter-Varsity’s Code of Conduct and Statement of Faith Agreement. Interested individuals should e-mail resume and cover letter to Jennifer Guest, Director of Program, jguest@pioneercamp.com

Ontario Pioneer Camp
942 Clearwater Lake Road
Port Sydney, Ontario
P0B 1L0

Toll-free
1.800.361. CAMP (2267)

Local
705.385.2370

Email info@pioneercamp.ca

Fax
705.385.3649

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