The Salvation Army Day Camp Program Director (Temporary/ Full Time) Contract in Winnipeg, MB

The Salvation Army

Branch Winnipeg MB CA

Day Camp Program Director (Temporary/ Full Time)
Winnipeg, MB

RESPONSIBILITY FOR HUMAN RESOURCES. We thank and acknowledge all applicants and will pro-actively contact those selected for interviews….


Interested Applicants must respond in writing to:
Email: [email protected]

We thank and acknowledge all applicants and will pro-actively contact those selected for interviews.

Job Posting

Southlands Community Church


Day Camp Program Director (Temporary/ Full Time)

Facility / Dept

Southlands Community Church


Winnipeg, Manitoba

Closing Date

April 14th, 2017


Responsibilities: The Day Camp Program Director is responsible for the following range of duties, under the leadership of the Corps Officer:

  • Plan and implement all aspects of the weekly program, targeted at children ages 6-12, with a view to each camper’s social, emotional, physical, and spiritual development and the delivery of a program of the highest quality.
  • Provide oversight and co-ordination of staff members and volunteers, ensuring adequate planning and training for each aspect of the program and the appropriate delegation of duties to each staff member and volunteer, with a view to the development of a strong, united team.
  • Assist with advertising the program and recruitment of campers, as well as registration of same.
  • Interacts broadly with Southlands congregational members, community partners, neighbourhood families and staff.
  • Is eager to pray with campers, parents, other staff members, and is passionate about sharing the Gospel with all involved in the program.
  • Is responsible for all administrative duties related to the operation of KidsQuest Day Camps e.g. registration; camper files; payments; purchasing of supplies; communication with parents, other team members, the Church Administrative Assistant and the Pastors.
  • Conducts oneself with a high degree of confidentiality, respect, and commitment to the development of Southlands Mission statement while working for the Church.


College age in post secondary studies.

Must possess knowledge and proven proficiency in the area of child supervision and day camp programming

Experience in leadership and youth/children’s ministry.

Clear Police Check and Child Abuse Registry Check

Able to legally work in Canada

Certificate in First Aid/CPR or willingness to receive training

Supportive knowledge of the mission of The Salvation Army

Excellent communication, conflict resolution and organizational skills


The performance of this position requires the ability to join children in a variety of activities and maintain a high energy level throughout the program days.


The performance of this position requires maintaining focus with the children and program on a daily basis.

The incumbent may have responsibility for handling cash under the direction of the Day Camp supervisor.


The incumbent is responsible for his/her own time and may give some oversight to youth volunteers.


The incumbent’s work environment may be in a variety of locations. It will include indoor and outdoor settings according to program planning and at least one off site day trip a week.


We thank all applicants, however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.


INTERNAL APPLICANTS: Department Heads must be aware of your intentions prior to submitting your application for this position.

Job Grade 7

Term June 1, 2017 – August 11, 2017

Hours Temporary / Full Time

Contact POSTING DATE: March 31st, 2017

CLOSING DATE: April 14th, 2017

INTERESTED: Reply in writing or send resume to:
Captain Lee-Ann van Duinen

85 Keslar Road

Winnipeg Manitoba R3T 6A5

Fax: (204) 946-9165

Email: [email protected]

Additional Information

The Salvation Army exists to share the love of Jesus Christ, meet human needs and be a transforming influence in the communities of our world. Each position contributes to the mission of The Salvation Army.

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Winnipeg, MB, CA
Posted on: 2017-04-02
Posted by: