Junior Counselor Job Description

Employment Term:

Application Deadline:



June 28 – July 31

April 15

Arrive at Camp each Sunday by 11:00 am

Leave Camp each Friday by approximately 5:00 pm


  • Minimum Grade 10 Education
  • Experience working with children
  • First Aid + CPR Certification
    • BYC provides training for individuals hired without certification
  • Acceptable current Criminal Record Check (CRC) and Vulnerable Sector Search (VSS) upon offer of employment
  • Valid Social Insurance Number (SIN)


  • Assist Camp Directors in carrying out Camp Mission
  • Actively and enthusiastically lead or participate in all aspects of the Camp Program.
  • Carry out various aspects of the Camp Program confidently and independently.
  • Ensure campers are made to feel welcome at all times.
  • Know the camp emergency procedures and be ready to assist with implementation of them at any time.
  • Responsible for the safety and the well-being of campers at all times..
  • Assist in creating and maintaining an environment in which campers can experience positive social, emotional, and spiritual growth.
  • Exhibit responsible behaviour and be a good role model for campers
  • Properly look after all art, craft, sport, and camping equipment.
  • Keep assigned dorm in clean orderly fashion