General Camp Staff– Summer Contract

    Primary responsibilities engaging children and implementing a stimulating program for the children and open communication with parents.
    Starts June 22, 2020 - Reports to Manager of Camps

    Camp runs from June 29th – August 21st and staff must commit to working all eight weeks.
    Will need to be available for pre-camp training on June 22-26; 4-8 hours/day.
    Shifts will be scheduled between the hours of 8:00 to 6:00pm.

    About the MNjcc:
    The Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre is a dynamic hub in downtown Toronto. It provides opportunities for people of all ages and backgrounds to be active, learn, connect and participate in a wide range of cultural experiences. Rooted in Jewish values, the MNjcc is open to all.
    Founded on this site in 1953 the MNjcc is home to a 3800 member state of the art Fitness Centre, the Al Green Theatre, four schools, four choirs, a wide range of arts and cultural activities, Jewish Life programming, and a robust Active 55+ program. It is a founding member of the Bloor Street Cultural Corridor.

    Key Duties and Responsibilities:
    • Supervise and organize children in attendance during indoor activities, field trips, outdoor play and gym times.
    • Maintain a clean and safe environment for children at all times
    • Additional administrative tasks, organizational tasks, providing assistance to the Manager of Camps and other duties as assigned.
    • To participate in staff meetings, program committees and other agency committees related to the department.
    • Swimming with the children daily.
    • Addressing parental concerns and coordinating discussions with multiple levels of staff within the agency to address new or ongoing issues.
    • Getting to know each child individually to instill confidence, encourage creativity and cognitive skills, master social skills
    • Approach members and families in a friendly manner so they feel welcome.
    • Staff will adhere to the “Privacy Act” and not relay any personal information of families to others.
    • Assist the children with nap/rest time routines
    • Assist the children with lunch and snack routines
    • Assist the children with the bathroom if needed.

    Qualifications and Requirements:
    • Requires full-time student status, a university or college degree or is enrolled in a program to work with children.
    • Staff must also have a minimum of 2 years’ experience working with children.
    • Must have a valid First Aid/CPR Certification
    • Must have a police reference check ·Ability to work as part of a team
    • Up to date immunization record (tetanus, TB Screening)
    • Must have an outgoing personality and work well with children
    • Able to communicate easily with parents

    Salary and Benefits:
    Please email your resume and cover letter to Anna Somers at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the subject matter "Summer Camp Staff Application".caree
    We appreciate your applications, but only those chosen to move on in the selection process will be contacted by us.
    Alternate Formats and Accommodation:
    The Miles Nadal JCC attempts to be an accessible organization. Should you need an alternate format for this information, or have questions regarding on the job accommodations, please contact David Fielder at: (416) 924-6211 x404, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; or in person by appointment.
    Job Type: Temporary



    Contact & Info

    750 Spadina Ave. (at Bloor), Toronto, Ontario M5S 2J2

    Phone: 416.924.6211
    Fax: 416.924.0422

    Charitable Registration Number:
    140344243 RR0001