Employment News

Camp Owaissi welcomes applications from everyone. Those with Aboriginal ancestry and visible minorities are encouraged to apply.  Please send applications to jobs@campoac.com

Volunteer  

Camper Assistant

(formerly Camp Parent volunteer position)

Well suited for an retired person or an adult who would like to help us out.

This person would stay on-site and help out with children's activities.

We would need volunteers for a one week (Monday to Friday)

Free Room and Board

 

Become a Camper Assistant or Camp Nurse

Calling all volunteers! Whether it is working alongside our summer staff, interacting with campers, or enjoying a spirit led week, camp assistants and nurses are an extremely important part of camp life.
Contact jobs@campoac.com

Send all applications and resumes for volunteer positions to:
Email jobs@campoac.com

 

Accepting Applications for Summer 2017 postions from Jan 15-Feb 28, 2017. Send completed staff application(see forms below) to: jobs@campoac.com

Volunteer Youth Leader Applications accepted Mar 1-June 3, 2017

SPIRIT DAY:  Sat June 3/17 from 9:30-2:30 @ Owaissi - lunch provided

Kitchen position applications accepted until May 15, 2017

 

2017 Printable Forms & Job Descriptions
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Summer Camp Director Job Description
Staff Application Form
Health Form
Community Expectations and Covenants and Release Forms
Camp Nurse Job Description
Assistant Cook Job Description
Program Leader Sports/Drama Job Description
Program Leader Crafts/Music Job Description
Adventure Program Leader/Kitchen Support
Lifeguard Job Description
Volunteer Camper Assistant Job Description
Volunteer Youth Leader Job Description
Volunteer Youth Leader Application
Waterfront Leader Job Description
Head Cook Job Description
Kitchen Aid Job Description

 

Summer Staff Information

Spend this summer on the beautiful Okanagan Lake, in a wonderfully dynamic and fun community, making a difference in the lives of children! Owaissi Anglican Camp on Okanagan Lake in Kelowna, BC is seeking energetic, enthusiastic, and hardworking staff to work in a variety of areas. Camp Owaissi runs an 7 week faith based program. Room and board is all included, and of course, you can't put a price on the experience you will gain, the resume you will build, the friends you will make, and the impact you will have on the children you work with.

Owaissi Anglican Camp welcomes applications from visible minorities, aboriginal people and is an equal opportunity employer. For positions that qualify for the summer career grant, preference will be given to hiring students.

If you have any questions, please contact: jobs@campoac.com

 

 

Positions Available
Position Responsibilities Qualifications Required Current Status

Summer Director

 

Provides overall direction, supervision and training of all summer camp staff, volunteers (leads Spirit Day), program areas and activities during the summer camp season.

 

Must be at least 21 years old. Prefer 25. The applicant must have excellent organizational and leadership skills, be able to supervise and delegate authority and relate well to all age groups.

Accepting applications for all 2017 summer positions

 

Deadline Feb 28/17

Program Leader

 

Sports/Drama 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Adventure Program Leader

Works with the Program and Staffing team to develop and implement an age appropriate sports/drama program that is integrated with the other programs at the Camp. Team member in planning and implementing other programming when required. Performs miscellaneous camp duties when not working specifically as a Sports/drama Leader.

Develop and lead outdoor adventure programs, hiking, obstacle course, archery. Team member in supervising and implementing other program areas

Must be at least 18 years old. Able to work cooperatively, team lead and have well developed organization skills. Must have knowledge of team games and sports and work cooperatively with the waterfront team. Assist with other Camp duties under the direction of the Summer Director.

18 years old, knowledge of outdoor adventure and educational programs. Works under direction of Summer Director

 

14 week position grant dependent

Application

Deadline Feb 28/17 

 

 

 

8 week position 

Application

Deadline Feb 28/17 

Waterfront Leader

 

Develops and supervises the camp waterfront program and activities during the summer camping season to the satisfaction of the Summer Director. Lifeguards all waterfront activities. First responder during emergencies. Performs miscellaneous camp duties when not working specifically as a Lifeguard. Must be at least 19 years old. The applicant must have Bronze Cross and current NLS, knowledge of water-based activities including swimming, canoeing and games, have excellent organizational and leadership skills and be able to supervise children.

14 week position grant dependent

Application

Deadline Feb 28/17 

Lifeguard

 

Assists the Waterfront Program Leader in supervising the camp waterfront and activities during the summer camping season. Lifeguards all waterfront activities. First responder during emergencies.Team member in planning and implementing other programming when required. Performs miscellaneous camp duties when not working specifically as a Lifeguard. Must be at least 17 years old. The applicant must have Bronze Cross and current NLS, knowledge of water-based activities including swimming, canoeing and games, have excellent organizational and leadership skills and be able to supervise children.

Application

Deadline Feb 28/17 

Camp Head Cook Responsible for supervision of the kitchen, its operations, cleanliness and maintenance, within the standards of the Health Act of B.C. and to the satisfaction of the Camp Director. The applicant is also responsible for preparation of meals and snacks according to a pre-determined menu plan. Must be at least 25 years old. The applicant must be able to supervise and delegate authority and relate to all age groups. Food Safe Course is required.

Accepting applications for summer of 2017. Deadline May 15/17

Assistant Camp Cook

 

 

Kitchen Aid

Is responsible for assisting the cook in all related duties stated above.

 

Assist Cook in all areas of food prep & cleanliness of kitchen

Must be at least 18 years old. Applicant must be willing to take directions and follow instructions. Food safe course is required.

Willing to take direction adn work as a team member

Accepting applications for summer of 2017 Deadline May 15/17  

Accepting applications Deadline May 15/17

Program Leader

Crafts/Music 

 

Works with Program team to develop crafts/camp fire/music program. Admin duties as required by the Summer Director. Develops crafts for publicity at events/fairs. Ability to supervise children and youth, develop program and work as a team member to implement all program. 

 

14 week position Grant dependent.

Application

Deadline Feb 28/17 

Cabin Leaders

 

Lives in the cabins all summer providing supervision and a positive experience for all campers. Cabin/Youth leaders are the heart of Owaissi. They must be able to cultivate positive relationships with campers and provide a fun and safe environment. Paid position Must be at least 17 years old by July 1, 2017. Mature, experience working with children (preferably in a camp setting), able to enthusiastically assist summer staff with their duties 

Application

Deadline Feb 28/17

One Program Leader/Cabin 14 week position grant dependent

 

Volunteer Youth Leaders

 

Lives in the cabins during week(s) of volunteering. Works with the cabin leader in their cabin to provide supervision and a positive experience for all campers. Youth leaders are the heart of Owaissi. They must be able to cultivate positive relationships with campers and provide a fun and safe environment. Must be at least 14 years old by July 1, 2017. Mature, experience working with children, able to enthusiastically assist the cabin leaders and summer staff with their duties

Attend Spirit Day on June 3/17 from 9:30-2:30 @ Camp Owaissi.

Register today!

Volunteer Camper Assistant

 

Camp Nurse/Medical Attendant

A  job description and applicable qualifications are available upon request for these positions from:

jobs@campoac.com

 

 

One week commitment preferred except for mini week (2 days)

Email jobs@campoac.com

A  mature adult with commitment to the aims and purposes of the Camp. Criminal record check at the Camp's expense. References will be requested.

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Weekly positions available

 

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