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CIS Ontario Member School: Pickering College
Pickering College


Under the direction of both the Program Development Co-Ordinator for Auxiliary Programs and the HSDC Director, HSDC Instructors are responsible for planning and delivering the daily activities of the Hilltop Summer Discovery Program.

This position requires broad knowledge of camp and outdoor education activities, excellent organizational, communication and problem-solving skills along with flexibility and the ability to engage all types of learners.


  • Work closely with the HSDC Director to develop, prepare, co-ordinate and implement program activities
  • Design inquiry projects aligned to weekly themes for assigned age groups
  • Actively supervise campers, at all times
  • Ensure that the health and safety of all campers is paramount
  • Lead sessions as scheduled


  • Design and lead projects, games and activities as scheduled
  • Interact with parents at drop-off and pick up
  • Track attendance and screening of campers
  • Manage behaviour within the camp group
  • Supervise lunch groups
  • Report incidents as needed
  • Coordinate resource management and campus clean-up


  • Previous camp leadership experience and a strong knowledge of child development and needs
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal and organizational skills, including close attention to detail
  • Program delivery skills
  • Experience in a leadership capacity
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • University education, Bachelor of Education preferred (or in progress)
  • This position requires the candidate to have current CPR and First Aid training.

If you would like to be considered for this exciting opportunity, please submit your cover letter and resume to: Qualified candidates will experience a combination of virtual and in-person interviews prior to a selection decision. We thank all applicants for their interest, but we will contact only those selected for an interview.

As a condition of employment, the successful candidate(s) must be vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide a current Vulnerable Sector Screening Police Report. 

 Suitable accommodations are available for applicants with accessibility needs due to disability upon request. 


  • Day & Boarding School
  • Newmarket
  • Pickering College
  • Staff
  • Summer Programs