WTA Volunteer & Employment Opportunities

Camp Wa-Thik-Ane Employment Opportunities - Spring/Summer 2022

Interested candidates should forward CVs to qc-campwathikane@guidescanada.ca. Those qualified will be called for an interview. Candidates do not need to be members of GGC. All Safe Guide procedures regarding waterfront activities will be taught to everyone hired. Members, if you have lifesaving qualifications please send a copy to info@girlguides.ca so it is recorded on your iMIS record. Pathfinder and Ranger Guiders - ask your girls if they are qualified!

Available positions

Lifeguard

  • Weekends (Friday evening to Sunday afternoon) from June 4 to September 18 when sites are reserved.
  • Possibility of training weekend late May 2022.
  • July Wonderful Weeks at Wa-Thik-Ane (four weeks and/or weekends only)

Qualifications:

  • Must hold a valid/current National Lifeguard Certification from the “Société de Sauvetage” (Lifesaving Society).
  • A waterfront specialty is preferred
  • Current Std First Aid and CPRPrevious experience & references as a waterfront director and lifeguard.
  • Must demonstrate knowledge and understanding of Safe Guide (GGC Risk Management) for water activities

Responsibilities

  • Ensure that campers for whom you are responsible are well supervised in a safe and healthy manner at all times.
  • Prevention of emergency situations and, where this fails, the timely and effective resolution of emergencies.
  • Reside at camp.
  • Responsible for own transportation.
  • Assist lifeguard and waterfront director.

Lifesaver

  • Weekends (Friday evening to Sunday afternoon) from June 4 to September 18 when sites are reserved.
  • Possibility of training weekend late May 2022.
  • July Wonderful Weeks at Wa-Thik-Ane (four weeks and/or weekends only)

Qualifications:

  • 16 years of age, Hold a current Bronze Cross and Emergency First Aid

Responsibilities

  • Assist Lifeguard and Waterfront Director
  • Responsible for own transportation.

Waterfront Director

  • Weekends (Friday evening to Sunday afternoon) from June 4 to September 18 when sites are reserved.
  • Possibility of training weekend late May 2022.
  • July Wonderful Weeks at Wa-Thik-Ane (four weeks and/or weekends only)

Qualifications:

  • Must hold a valid/current National Lifeguard Certification from the “Société de Sauvetage” (Lifesaving Society).
  • A waterfront specialty is preferred
  • Current Std First Aid and CPR
  • Previous experience and references as a waterfront director and lifeguard.
  • Must demonstrate knowledge and understanding of Safe Guide (GGC Risk Management) for water activities

Responsibilities

  • Supervision of all aquatic personnel and activities.
  • Defining the roles and responsibilities of all aquatic personnel.
  • Ensuring the waterfront equip. and mgmt conforms to the Life Saving Society Waterfront Guidelines.
  • Ensuring the emergency response plan is effective and the general safety of all waterfront activities.
  • Full list of duties available upon request.
  • Reside at Camp.
  • Responsible for own transportation.

Boating Specialist

  • Weekends (Friday evening to Sunday afternoon) from June 4 to September 18 when sites are reserved.
  • Possibility of training weekend late May 2022.
  • July Wonderful Weeks at Wa-Thik-Ane (four weeks and/or weekends only)

Qualifications:

  • Min 18 years of age at time of employment.
  • Must hold a valid/current certification from the Fédération québécoise du canot et du kayak Flat Water Level 2
  • Must demonstrate a knowledge and understanding of Safe Guide procedures for water activities

Responsibilities

  • Ensure that campers for whom you are responsible are well supervised in a safe and healthy manner at all times.
  • Defining the roles and responsibilities of all aquatic personnel.
  • Prevention of emergency situations, and where this fails, the timely and effective resolution of emergencies.
  • Ensuring the emergency response plan is effective and the general safety of all waterfront activities.
  • Reside at Camp.
  • Responsible for own transportation.

Core Program Staff

Design and deliver program to campers during daytime and evening hours for three to four blocks/day of 1.5 hours each.
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