Summer Camp Leader

Wascana Racing Canoe Club

3 Openings!

Job Title: Summer Camp Leader

Term:  Full time (June 20th through August 28th)                

Reports to: Head Coach and Administrator


General Duties:

  • Exhibit good interpersonal and communication skills with athletes and parents.
  • Ability to develop good rapport with people of all ages who have expressed a willingness to learn the sport of canoeing and kayaking.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with other coaches.
  • Maintains an overall positive atmosphere while coaching.
  • Willingness to take on miscellaneous tasks, such as dock supervision, passing on information, maintaining equipment and facilities in a clean and tidy manner and repairing equipment.


Specific Responsibilities:

  • Coaches participants in the Learn-to-paddle introductory program.
  • Works as part of a team of coaches to ensure that the highest quality program is delivered to participants.
  • Teaches introductory canoe/kayak skills to athletes as assigned by the Administrator or Head Coach.
  • Coaches other introductory programs such as U9 Summer Camp.
  • Communicates with participants and parents and encourages them to continue participation in other Club programs.


Certification Requirements:

  • Willingness to get Canoe Kids Certification
  • Current CPR and First Aid training
  • Motorboat License
  • Respect in Sport Certification



Closing Date:

May 1, 2021.  Please email your cover letter and resume to to apply or for more information.