Job Opportunities

Summer Camp Counsellor


Conayt Friendship Society is looking for a qualified and motivated individual for the position of Summer Camp Counsellor. This position is a fixed term (8 weeks) Full-time position. Working Monday-Friday from 8:00am-4:00pm. This position seeks to employ fun, energetic, outgoing student to not only support our program, but also to be positive, enthusiastic and engaging role model in the life of the children we support. The Summer Camp Counsellor will report to the Summer Camp Coordinator and the Executive Director. 


General Responsibilities: 

  • Monitoring campers to ensure their safety
  • Organizing and leading activities for campers
  • Managing the operation of recreational facilities
  • Coordinating and scheduling recreational and other types of activities with the Summer Camp Coordinator 
  • Provides high-quality educational and recreational opportunities and enjoyable experiences for camp participants
  • Supervises campers and ensures their safety, development, growth, skill achievement, and general well-being
  • Maintains a schedule for camp participants
  • Organizes and leads various small and large group activities
  • Ability to have daily interaction with parents 



  • Must be a returning full-time student  
  • Previous experience in a related field; but not required 
  • A Valid First Aid Certificate 
  • Enjoys being in the company of children
  • Work well with others; treat people with dignity & respect; promote confidence 
  • Maintain trust and confidentiality
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent teamwork, conflict-resolution, and leadership skills
  • Good Verbal and written communications skills and organization skills
  • Self-motivated and ability to work independently 

Position open until filled


The successful candidate must pass a Criminal Record Check. As per section 16 of the Federal Charter of Human Rights Act, preference will be given to applicants of Aboriginal Ancestry. 


We thank all individuals for their interest, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. 


Please Submit a cover letter and resume to:   


Conayt Reception

Conayt Friendship Society

PO BOX 1989, Merritt BC, V1K 1B7




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