Seasonal Work, Muskoka Woods, Rosseau, ON

Seasonal Work, Muskoka Woods, Rosseau, ON (Posted 08/23/22)

Schools & Groups Staff - Fall

Company Mission 

Muskoka Woods is a Christian youth development organization that welcomes everyone to an experience for a lifetime. We are located on the shores of beautiful Lake Rosseau and specialize in summer camp, school trips, group retreats and leadership development for all ages. We exist to inspire youth to shape their world.

Available Positions include:

Studio Hosts
Production Staff
Maintenance Staff
Kitchen Service Staff
Food Prep
High Ropes Instructors
Host Instructors

From September to June, the Schools & Groups program and the Leadership Studio provide life-changing experiences for youth and adults. Throughout the year Muskoka Woods serves more than 25,000 students in grades 6 to 12, from numerous corporate groups, and a variety of church retreats.

Staff are required to attend all meetings as outlined during staff training including Cadence and Small Group.

COVID - 19: Staff are required to abide by all COVID-19 standard operating procedures including enhanced cleaning and sanitation protocols within their department, in assigned areas outside of their department, and in all community living/gathering spaces.

**Please note: All positions are required to work in other areas including program, washing dishes, housekeeping, grounds keeping and snow removal, and office coverage.


Skills and Attributes Required

Muskoka Woods is looking for staff whose personal values match the MW Core Values which includes having a passion for working with children and youth.
Staff must be able to manage their time well, have excellent attention to detail, and be wise in decision making. Staff must be supportive, patient, energetic and have good communication and interpersonal skills with children. Previous experience with children and youth is preferred. Please note that Ropes Course Instructor applicants MUST be 18 years old before the beginning of the contract dates.
$185 per week plus room and board
Contract Dates
August 29 - December 4 2022

Please contact for more details.


Essential Functions Required

Be able to assist guests and staff in an emergency
Possess strength and endurance required to maintain constant supervision of guests and/or staff
Have the ability to accompany guests across camp
Ability to participate in activities for 6 to 8 hours a day
Be able to lead small and large group activities
Have the ability to verbally communicate well in person and on the phone with staff and guests
Ability to participate in work projects – lifting and carrying between 10 – 30 lbs

Additional Notes
All staff are required to uphold the Muskoka Woods Vision and Mission, Core Values and Aspirations, as well as all policy and procedures as outlined during our Staff Development Week held at the beginning of your contract.