Haida Gwaii Regional Recreation Commission




Haida Gwaii Regional Recreation Commission (HGRRC) is hiring a seasonal full-time Day Camp Leader to develop, implement, facilitate & report on our summer camp programming for local youth ages 5 – 12 years in four (4) island communities: Sandspit, Queen Charlotte, Port Clements, & Masset. Earliest start date is June 15, 2020 effective to August 28, 2020 at 35hrs/week, $17-$20/hr. This position is under direct supervision of the HGRRC Recreation Coordinator.


In light of COVID-19, the structure of programming will be adjusted in accordance with health & safety guidelines from the Province and local leadership. Utilizing outdoor spaces, routine daily screening of staff and kids, frequent cleaning and ensuring staff and children who have cold or flu symptoms do not attend summer camps are examples of risk mitigation measures. For more information on the re-opening of summer camps & child care, see BC’s Restart Plan.



  • Completion of post-secondary degree, diploma, or certification in recreation or equivalent work experience
  • Must be between the ages of 15 and 30 years
  • Valid BC driver’s license + access to a personal vehicle
  • Level 1 First Aid
  • High Five training and Run, Jump, Throw training an asset
  • Minimum two years’ experience working with school aged children and youth
  • Experience with management, administration & marketing an asset
  • Possess excellent communication, leadership and organizational skills
  • Strong knowledge of community & local services
  • Energetic and creative in working with and planning activities for youth



Closing Date

Jun 12, 2020

How to Apply

If you are interested in this position, please e-mail resume & supporting documents, providing at least two (2) professional references by Friday, June 12th, 2020 at 4:00PM PDT to:


Haida Gwaii Regional Recreation Commission

PO Box 187

Masset, B.C.


Phone: 250.626.5652

Please put “DAY CAMP COUNSELLOR + [Your Full Name]” in the subject header.


We thank all applicants for their interest & advise that only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. The successful candidate will be required to complete a criminal record check. This position is funded in part by Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) program. Details are listed in the CSJ Job Bank: Canada Summer Job Bank Posting