Job Opportunties

CAMP GENCHEFF IS HIRING for our 2019-2020 summer camps and weekend camps! 

Junior Camp Counsellor:  2 vacancies


Camp Gencheff is a residential summer camp and off season respite for children, teens and adults with special needs. We offer an opportunity for each camper to participate and develop physically and emotionally through a safe and fun camping experience.


We are presently looking for positive and enthusiastic off-season Junior Counselors to work at our weekend and day camps between October 2018 and May 2019! As a Junior Counselor, you will play an important role in providing a fun and safe environment for campers while giving quality care.


Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Counselors are responsible for up to 3 campers during work time (ratios will switch throughout the day)

  • Continually encourage and keep campers active and engaged in fun and challenging activities that meet camper’s needs while maintaining a safe environment

  • Follow direction from management, supervisors and health care workers

  • Follow and execute activities according to pre-designed daily programming plans

  • Provide personal care and dietary assistance to campers

  • Follow all camp policies and procedures

  • Counselors have cleaning duties that must be performed during and after camp

  • Responsible to assist in properly lifting/transfer campers

  • Interacting with campers and providing a fun camp experience

  • Work in a team environment

  • Administrative duties, as required



  • Clear Criminal Background Check required

  • Must be over 16 years of age

  • Being a post-secondary student or graduate from a post-secondary institution and/or certificate in related field would be an asset (ie: Human Services or Educational Assistant)

  • Must have experience working with people with disabilities

  • Working in a camp environment an asset

  • First Aid and CPR required before job begins

  • Must be available to work weekends, as respites are 1 weekend per month

  • Meals and accommodations are provided for all campers and staff


If interested, please send resume to Elysia at Please note, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.


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PO Box 412 Charlottetown, PE C1A 7K7