Skip to content City of Toronto

Job Summary: To assist with the planning, organizing, implementation, leading and evaluation of camp programs.
Machines and Equipment Used: First aid kit, recreation equipment.
Season(s): Summer
District(s): Scarborough Only  District map (pdf)
Wage: View wage rate chart (pdf)


  • Assists in providing a fun, safe and meaningful program for children.
  • Assists with planning, organizing, implementation, leading and evaluation of a variety of camp programs.
  • Assists with the organization and implementation of camp-wide events.
  • Assists in dealing with incidents, problems, emergencies and parent concerns as outlined in Divisional policies and procedures.
  • Interacts with parents/caregivers, staff, participants and community members to provide program information.
  • Assists with the maintenance of the children's garden.
  • Attends and participates in meetings and training sessions.
  • Follows the principles of Healthy Child Development (HIGH FIVE®) in the planning and delivery of programs.


  • Camp or recreation experience working with children; volunteering and/or leadership training.
  • Must produce original current Emergency First Aid certification as recognized by the WSIB.
  • You must possess certification in Parks and Recreation Ontario's Principles of Healthy Child Development (PHCD). Applicants who meet all other qualifications and obtain a conditional job offer will be advised of PHCD course offerings in order to meet this qualification.
Back to: Recreation Workers' Part-time Unit Job Profiles