Job Postings

High School/University Summer Camp Counsellors & Instructors

Camp Riverwood is hiring for Summer 2021! 4, 6 and 8 week contracts available!

Looking for positive, outgoing and enthusiastic staff with an interest in working with children ages 4-13 years. Candidates must be completing Grade 10 or higher. University age staff are preferred.

Hiring counsellors and instructors in the areas of: golf, crafts, baking, dance, science, drama/musical theatre, sports, baseball and more!

Camp is Mondays – Fridays, approximately 9:00 am – 4:00 pm, from July 12 – September 3. 4, 6 and 8 week positions are available.

FREE Bus Transportation is provided from the following areas – Scarborough, Beaches, Pickering, Ajax, Brooklin, Whitby, Oshawa and Courtice (please note: there is NO bus transportation from Mississauga, Etobicoke, Brampton).

Why work at Riverwood? As a staff member you will receive many opportunities to gain valuable leadership, communication, decision making and organization skills that look great on a resume. In addition, you will be working outside, with people your age in a fun and friendly environment. Employers and schools place great value on the experience camp jobs provide! However, if your goal for the summer is to make a lot of money consider a landscaping, factory or wait staff job as ALL privately owned day camps are exempt from paying minimum wage.

Before you apply, see salary ranges below.

To Apply, submit your application online at

Camp Location:

Petticoat Creek Conservation Area, 1100 Whites Rd. Pickering

Dates and Times:

– Camp Dates:July 12 – September 3 (Monday to Friday only) from approx. 9:00am. – 4:00pm.

Salary :

– Privately run camps are exempt from minimum wage law.

– If you are currently in High School (completing Grade 10 or higher) your salary range will be from $600.00 – $1100.00 per month.

– If you are currently of University/College age your salary range will be from $1400 – $1500.00 per month.