• Lifeguard


    The camp is located on the shores of beautiful Lac de L'achigan in Saint-Hippolyte. We are an English summer camp that welcomes about 100 young people from 6 to 17 years old. The majority of our campers are followed in youth protection. Camp Weredale offers these young people a safe and beautiful environment in which they can be close to nature, create lifelong friendships and hopefully begin to heal.

    Responsible to:

    One of two Assistant Directors

    Job Description:

    You would be responsible to provide campers with a well-rounded camp experience; ensure the welfare, health and safety of campers as well as develop and animate activity programming for designated camper groups.

    Specific Responsibilities:

    • To provide concentrated surveillance of all waterfront programs and activities;
    • To participate in the planning and implementation of safe, enjoyable aquatic activities;
    • To provide the proper care in emergency situations;
    • To teach basic swimming skills;
    • To properly maintain and care for all waterfront supplies and equipment;
    • To give an ongoing evaluation of the waterfront activities and programs and suggest possible solutions or changes;
    • To attend all staff training sessions and staff meetings;
    • To participate in regular supervision and formal evaluation;
    • To aid in the planning, organization and implementation of special events;
    • To fill out any necessary paperwork;
    • To maintain a positive relationship with the counsellors and other staff;
    • To attend in service waterfront training throughout the summer;
    • To assume duties of cabin counselor on occasion, if required;
    • To assist in other areas of camp life as needed such as Hutline, special events, rainy day programming, evening programming etc.;
    • To perform all other related tasks as requested by the immediate supervisor.


    • Must have all necessary Lifesaving Society qualifications;
    • Must be willing to obtain a Pleasure Craft Operator Card during pre-camp;
    • Must recognize the paramount importance of water safety and be committed to ensure all rules are enforced;
    • Must have excellent people, communication, and organizational skills;
    • Must be emotionally mature and willing to accept responsibility;
    • Must be capable of respecting confidentially regarding camper medical, behavioral issues and family history;
    • Must be reliable and dependable.

    Salary Offered:

    2 650 $

    Employment Status:

    Summer, full-time, day, evening, weekend. Transportation, lodging, and food are included at Camp Weredale during the stay.

    Duration of Employment:

    June 17, 2023, to August 18, 2023.

    To apply send your resume to campweredale@hotmail.com