Riding Instructor Frontier Trails Camp

Riding Instructor Frontier Trails Camp

Position Title: Riding Instructor (Seasonal/Full Time)

Position Purpose:   Riding Instructors are responsible for the general care of                  Frontier Trails Camp horse’s and must be enthusiastic and run a safe and effective riding program for campers ages 6-16.

Position Relationship: Program director, Camp Directors

Principle Accountabilities: Tack care, grooming, as well as administering medications & the ability to detect illness and injury in horses is important.


Notice when grain or hay is running out and inform the program Director.

Safety must be the most important issue when teaching, leading a trail ride, or doing any activity with the horses.

Prepare, care for and Maintain horses

Plan & Carry out the horsemanship program in a safe and fun manner including overnight trail campout & swimming with horses.

Lead Trail rides for campers, as well as visitors and customers of the camp.

Ensure that the Tack room, barnyard area and corral are clean and tidy at all times.

Attend Camp Staff Meetings

May be required to break and train some horses in preparation for being ridden

Maintain accurate records of the campers’ daily achievements. Complete Activity awards each camper and Friday night awards as appropriate

Rake corral & all trails after Trail Rides


Pre-requisites:                     Police Check

                                                     First Aid & CPR an asset, Horse first aid an asset


Candidate must be able to work as part of a team in a demanding job. He/she must be organized, prompt, and willing work Saturday to 2 pm weekends and Sundays off during camp season and long hours during the summer.

Communicate clearly, and work safely

-    Belief in and support the mission of Frontier Trails Camp(required)

Experience working with horses required, prefer teaching experience in English or Western riding

Must enjoy working with and around children ages 6-16


Contact: Marie Tubby, Camp Director                                                                                     

    Ph: 1-613-625-2416          Fx: 1-613-625-2416

 Email: frontiertrails@on.aibn.com                     www.frontiertrailscamp.com


Health Care Professional – Frontier Trails Camp

Health Care Professional Job Description

Frontier Trails Camp – Ontario

RESPONSIBLE TO   The Camp Director

GENERAL PURPOSE To conscientiously care for the physical and emotional needs of the campers and staff.


REQUIREMENTS   One of the following: 1. Registered Nurse 2. Registered Practical Nurse 3. Current Canadian Red Cross Standard First Aid Certificate  4. Current St. John’s Ambulance Standard First Aid Certificate 5. Student nurse from a recognized Educational Institution 6. Equivalent certifications i.e. Paramedic7.Doctor




Care for the health needs; physical and emotional, of both campers and staff
Check the physical condition of campers and staff upon arrival and departure

                               Document any changes; date and sign

Relay any special needs or concerns; medical, emotional or academic to the Director
Submit a copy of any food allergies to the Cook
Keep accurate records of all treatments and medical complaints on provided forms

                               Keep other records as necessary and report to the Director as required

Ensure the confidentiality of all sensitive information as per Privacy Policy
Provide prompt and professional assistance in all medical situations
Keep all medication secured and administer only as and to whom prescribed
Immediately report any situation requiring emergency services, doctor or hospital

                               visit, to the Director

In cooperation with the Director, designate appropriate personnel to accompany all

                               cases to the hospital.

Provide first aid kits for cookouts, overnights and out-trips
Must be available at all times to be reached by phone.
Follow the Standing Orders – no personal preferences. Give requests for medication and

                               or supply needs to the Director

Please wear the camp staff shirt and name tag for Sunday arrival and Saturday pick up
Keep Medical center clean and tidy



Be an example of good character and help to instill this exemplary character and self-esteem in campers & other staff.
Attend morning Devotion & Staff Meeting
Spiritually mentor and encourage all staff
Attend morning Get Start with the kids  after breakfast
Maintain a personal devotional life and prayer time. Pray for campers and staff
Speak to campers concerning their spiritual journey whenever applicable
Belief in and support the mission of Frontier Trails Camp
Contact:  Marie Tubby, Camp Director
Email Resume to:  frontiertrails@on.aibn.com           www.frontiertrailscamp.com

ESL Teacher: Job Description Frontier Trails


Responsible to: The Program Director

GENERAL PURPOSE:  To provide a safe, healthy, spiritual environment for your assigned campers

ESL teachers who can work with children 6-16, providing English instruction to classes or individual campers.

Responsibilities: ESL teachers may develop a curriculum that focus on a specific aspect of language use, such as life skills, literacy, and camp activities. Teaching students basic English skills, such as listening, reading, writing and speaking.

Classroom work can consist of rote pronunciation techniques, quizzes, textbooks, videos and computer lessons. Teachers often combine basic studies with real-life interactions involving language use in different situations, such as camp activities, meal times etc.

organizing courses
Planning, preparing and delivering lessons to individuals or a class.
preparing teaching materials
helping campers improve their listening, speaking, reading and writing skills via individual and group sessions
checking and assessing pupils' work
Attending campers other activities if possible ie talent show Friday Evening.
Possible Course Description:  ESL Program for Learners Aged 6-16:  Each hour English lessons designed to introduce 15 to 20 new words to the student. Theme-based topics:  horseback riding, mealtimes, hobbies, nature, animals, & related vocabulary.  Question/answer practice exercises, & workbook for in-class use
 General Description:  in keeping with the ''fun'' side of camp, this program is geared to encourage speaking as opposed to writing proficiency.  By using picture images, with English labels, each child gains a certain level of familiarity with the terminology presented.
Fact finding, in the form of question/answer exercises, is also emphasized to assist the student in communicating with other English-speaking campers and staff.

Requirements: Belief in and support the mission of Frontier Trails Camp

                        Post-secondary education

                                  Police Check

                                  First Aid & CPR an asset

Contact:  Marie Tubby, Camp Director

Email Resume to:  frontiertrails@on.aibn.com                   www.frontiertrailscamp.com

Aush-Bik-Koong Bible Camp

"I Love ABK!" It's something we hear a lot at Camp Aush-Bik-Koong. Campers love making new friends, eating great food, and taking part in fun activities, such as our 140 foot waterslide, swimming, wakeboarding, archery, sports, etc.


260 Sugar Lake Road
Walford, ON, Ontario P0P 2E0

Frontier Trails Camp: Counselor/Instructor

Frontier Trails Camp: Counselor/Instructor

Position Title: Boys or Girls Counselor/Instructor (Seasonal/Full Time)

Position Purpose: Counselors are responsible for their dorm of campers providing a safe, healthy, spiritual environment, leading some activities, and participating in caring for Frontier Trails Camp and its facilities.

Position Relationship: Report to Program Director(PD), Camp Directors

Principle Accountabilities: Providing Care, supervision, organization and leadership of  cabin group of children ages 6-10 & 11-16

Belief in and support the mission of Frontier Trails Camp(required)
Lead your cabin group in Morning Get Start and evening Bedtime Story devotion.
Assume other responsibilities when required and as assigned
Prepare and lead an activity as assigned
Be willing to perform tasks other than those assigned, if requested
Supervise your cabin group at meal times, rest time, rising, bedtime and cabin time.
Be available as needed for evening patrol
Carefully watch the health of your campers and report any irregularities
Take appropriate action in the event of an emergency
Maintain your dorm or cabin building and surrounding area in a clean, safe, and healthy manner
Care for the needs of each camper at all times and work towards building unity in the group
Spend time with your campers; be involved; seize teachable moments
Work with your PD in planning and participate in the evening program
Work to build staff unity, be sensitive and supportive of other staff members and loyal to camp policies
Complete Follow Up reports, birthday cards and  Activity records as required, promptly and accurately
Fill out a personal / spiritual staff evaluation at the end of the week; go over it with your PD
Use your time off wisely – get your rest
Obey all camp rules
Be patient, enthusiastic, hard-working and caring
Be willing to perform tasks other than those assigned, if requested

Pre-requisites: Candidate will be enthusiastic, energetic team player who enjoys working with children and youth.

Completed Gr 12 or in post-secondary.

Experience in working with children and youth an asset.

First Aid & CPR  - Police Check


Must be able to work as part of a team in a demanding job.

He/she must be organized, prompt, and willing to work  some weekends during camp season.

Enjoy working with and around children ages 6-16


Belief in and support the mission of Frontier Trails Camp

Contact:  Marie Tubby, Camp Director

Email Resume to:  frontiertrails@on.aibn.com






A confident, friendly and reliable Kitchen Hand who can play an important role in the smooth running of any food Preparation area.

Able to work under pressure in a fast-moving, customer focused restaurant like environment,

where she has to be courteous and focused on providing a consistently high standard of customer service.

It should also be noted that she is willing to work irregular hours and is physically fit enough to be able to remain

standing for long periods of time.

Responsible for assisting with the day to day running of the kitchen, and with helping the cooks in preparing and

storing food.

Also involved in ensuring that excellent food hygiene practice is observed in the entire kitchen area.


Doing various tasks such as clearing up, tidying, restocking, list of things to order and washing.
Tidying up food preparation areas after they have been used.
Preparing food and meals to a high standard.
Washing and cleaning utensils and dishes.
Making sure that dishes are stored away properly.
Disposing of kitchen rubbish.
Washing kitchen linen.
Cleaning up food preparation areas and kitchens.
Operating the dishwasher.
Cleaning and drying all pots and pans.
Making sure that all sinks are kept clean and free from grease and food debris.
Sweeping and mopping up floors.
Handling food deliveries.
Getting rid of waste.
Adhering to all aspects of, food hygiene and health & safety.
Ensuring that there are sufficient detergents for the efficient running of the dishwashing area.

Belief in and support the mission of Frontier Trails Camp(required)

Committed to high standards of food hygiene. Good knowledge of all cleaning procedures and food products.


Must like working with Children            

Flexible with hours and able to work extra hours when required.

Friendly and approachable to all customers and team members.
Good communication skills and a can do attitude.
Belief in and support the mission of Frontier Trails Camp
Contact:  Marie Tubby, Camp Director
Email Resume to:  frontiertrails@on.aibn.com


Frontier Trails Camp

Offering Horsemanship, canoeing, kayaking, mt. biking, archery, movie making, trampoline, fishing, crafts, sports, Red Cross swimming lessons, fireside and a whole lot more. Residential and day camps for ages 6 to 13, and 12 to 16. Offer school outdoor ed with activities such as pond life, marsh trails, astronomy, woodworking, ceramics and more. Also day trips and retreats for all ages,. Located 90 minutes west of Ottawa on Highway 60, 11km west of Eganville.

Frontier Trails
613 625 2416
Camp Cherith – Ontario

Since 1954 Camp Cherith’s rich and diverse outdoor activities have helped campers aged 6 – 16 gain self confidence, develop leadership skills and grow socially and spiritually. Our Christian environment is an intentional integration of Biblical values and activity.
Customized programs are taught by positive role models in a small group, non competitive and fun atmosphere.
Camp Cherith provides children with a community of caring adults, who nurture experiential education that results in self-respect and appreciation for God and His creation. All of the outcomes - self-identity, self-worth, self-esteem, leadership, and self-respect - build personal competencies. These personal competencies are reflected in the four "C's" of the Camp Cherith community: Christ centered, commitment, compassion and character!

Camp Cherith is more than something to do when school's out. It is an essential component of your child's healthy development - physically, emotionally, socially and intellectually and spiritually.

Camp Cherith – Ontario
705-734-2122 or 519-881-2448
PROGRAM DIRECTOR – Frontier Trails Camp



RESPONSIBLE TO        The Director

GENERAL PURPOSE   To assist in the planning of the overall summer program and provide

                                        hands on direction to the daily running of the camp program


SPIRITUAL PURPOSE  . The staff  are the spiritual center of the Camp & program, & you would be an example & mentor for staff and campers!



Prior to camp, gather theme related props, decorations and equipment
Develop fun and safe program plans prior to coming to camp
Attend staff training and be prepared to assist if required
Decorate the Dining Hall to enhance each weekly theme
Label the Dining Hall tables with cabin names and numbers
Make sure all safety rules are posted at each activity area, and that staff are giving rules to kids before each activity.
Plan and execute all the All Camp evening programs, firesides, talent show, games, fishing night & Spa night.
Delegate weekend staff, days off during week for each staff, kids laundry
Facilitate theme related activities at meals
Coordinate announcements with the Director
Plan and execute the weekly staff appreciation party Friday night – games and food
Plan, delegate and run Free Time activities with signup sheets for campers
Deliver the stay-over program when the CIT’s are not in camp
Be in charge of staff  pool party on movie night
Assist Activity Coordinator with cookout preparations on Wednesday
Assign an area to each staff member that they maintain neat & orderly & make sure is clean for Saturday morning and Sunday registration
Be responsible to maintain the Prop & Sports cupboard & Boat house!

Clean-up and neatly store theme materials so they can be reused

Make recommendations to the Director regarding equipment needs: both present and future



Be an example of good character and help to instill this exemplary character and self-esteem in campers & other staff.
Attend morning Devotions and Staff meeting daily
Attend & give staff instructions at morning staff meetings
Spiritually mentor the staff
Have solid organizational skills
Be enthusiastic with campers and other staff
Have good communication and people skills
Have a servant’s heart and willingness to be flexible
Have vision for program enhancement
Be willing to perform tasks other than those assigned, if requested
Belief in and support the mission of Frontier Trails Camp
Contact:  Marie Tubby, Camp Director
Email Resume to:  frontiertrails@on.aibn.com



We invite you to consider the Medeba difference. Medeba was established in 1952 in beautiful Haliburton County and utilizes adventure learning to maximize the experience. We are co-ed camp that offers traditional activities like archery, riflery, crafts and canoeing with the option to choose from our many adventure activities like mountain boarding and biking, ropes courses and climbing walls.

Medeba uses trained staff to serve as positive role models and meets rigid safety standards. We are a non-denominational Christian camp where everyone is welcome. Medeba boasts a small camp atmosphere with only 96 residential campers. Campers stay in comfortable cabins — not tents — with two leaders and up to eight campers.

Medeba is a place where campers experience a positive environment of encouragement and unconditional acceptance, which fosters healthy interdependence. Many lasting memories and good friendships are created. We are so convinced of the Medeba experience we guarantee it!

"Using Adventure and Community to challenge young people to always say YES to God. "

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1270 Kennisis Lake Rd.
West Guilford, Ontario K0M 2S0


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