Jobs at Camp Nominingue

Do you enjoy working with children? Are you looking for a summer experience that will give you skills you can apply to every aspect of life? Are you looking for a summer job that will be both fun and challenging?

Check out the list of our current job openings. See something you like? Then complete the staff application form and send it to our office along with a current resume. We’ll contact you to set up an interview.

Staff Positions at Nominingue

Each year, about 60% of our staff returns from the previous summer. Close to 90% of our staff members each year have either been campers or staff at Nominingue.

Junior Counsellor

This is the first step in the ranks of our staff. Over the course of the summer you will be partnered with an experienced staff member and, under the guidance of our Junior Counsellor Director, you will learn the skills necessary to be a great counsellor.
This is a paid position open to the applicants with the following qualifications.

  • You are 17 years old.
  • You have some experience and an interest in working with children.
  • You have current CPR and Standard First Aid certification.

Counsellors

Probably the most important role at camp, counsellors are directly responsible for a group of 5-7 boys at camp. In addition you teach an instruction at camp and (if qualified) will lead canoe trips into the wilderness.
This position is open to the applicants with the following qualifications:

  • You are at least 18 years old.
  • You have some experience and an interest in working with children.
  • You have a current CPR and Standard First Aid certification.
  • Previous camp/outdoor experience is an asset.

Activities Specialists

Your skills in your given activity make you a specialist whose focus is to oversee and lead the instruction for campers and staff alike. If qualified, you’ll have the chance to lead canoe trips into the wilderness.
This position is open to the applicants with the following qualifications:

  • You are at least 18 years old.
  • You have some experience and an interest in working with children.
  • Work history, certifications and an interest in chosen activity.
  • You have a current CPR and Standard First Aid certifications.
  • Previous camp/outdoor experience is an asset.

Head Counsellor

A Head Counsellor is responsible for a group of counsellors and in turn, their campers. Head Counsellors are charged with ensuring the smooth day-to-day operations of their camp section – a challenging and rewarding task offering lots of scope and opportunities to take charge and assume leadership.
In addition you’ll teach an instruction at camp and, if qualified, will lead canoe trips into the wilderness.
This position is open to the applicants with the following qualifications:

  • You are at least 18 years old.
  • You have experience and an interest in working with children and at summer camp.
  • You have a current CPR and Standard First Aid certification.
  • Previous camp/outdoor experience is an asset.