Summer Jobs

Join Our Summer Team

Adventure Valley Day Camp recognizes the importance of strong summer staff in the delivery of an unforgettable summer camp experience.  It’s our staff (so many of whom return year after year) – cultivating cooperation, kindness, and friendship – who build the foundation of a strong camp community. As a team, our staff continues to challenge itself: how can we make each day unforgettable? How can we bring our campers closer together?

We know we’ve done our job if our campers never want the day to end, never want the summer to be over, never want to lose the feeling they belong – just the way they are.

We treat our staff like family and support each other all day, every day. We know that our staff, more than any other single factor, make AV the incredible camp that it is.

Interested in working at Adventure Valley this summer?

Our staff are selected for their leadership ability, skills, experience and ability to engage in outrageous camp fun. What stands out for us is good character, a sense of humour, a passion for fun, strong communication skills and a keen interest in spending time outside, with kids, having a blast!

Many of our staff return year after year, and we know why! We treat our staff like family, and support each other all day, everyday. We know that our staff, more than any other single factor, make AV the incredible camp that it is.

Please read job descriptions below before applying!

Currently Hiring:

1. Group Counsellors (Submit General Staff application)
Must be 16 (or turning 16 in 2022) to apply (i.e. born in 2006 or earlier)
Those born in 2007 are welcome to apply and volunteer.

Acting as a role model and a mentor to a group of campers. Group counsellors stay with the same campers all day and rotate with their group to various activities

2. Activity Specialists (Submit General Staff application)
Must be 16 (or turning 16 in 2022) to apply (i.e. born in 2006 or earlier)

Teaches an activity to a variety of camper groups. Activity specialists have campers of all ages rotate through their specialty. Specialties include: Arts & Crafts, Dance, Drama, Gymnastics, Music, Cartooning, Soccer, Racquet Skills, Martial Arts, Basketball, Archery, Skateboarding, Mad Science, Co-operative Games, Fitness, Nature

3. One on one Buddy (Submit General Staff application)
Must be 16 (or turning 16 in 2022) to apply (i.e. born in 2006 or earlier)

A counsellor to a camper who requires additional support. This camper is part of a cabin group and the one on one buddy works with the group counsellors to ensure a successful camp experience for their camper. 

4. Leadership Team (Submit Leadership Team application)
Must be 20 (or turning 16 in 2022) to apply (i.e. born in 2002 or earlier)

Supervisors who oversee counselling and activity staff. Acts as a mentor coaching staff to constantly learn, grow and improve in their jobs. Additionally, acts as a liaison representing camp to camp parents.

Join Our Team