WAG Summer Art Camp Counselor

Reporting to the Head of Learning & Programs, this position is responsible to deliver camp programming and to guide and ensure the safety of children as they engage in weekly camp activities.


  • Support the Day Camp Director.
  • Deliver art camp activities as provided by the Camp Director.
  • Provide innovative daily programming based on weekly themes.
  • Supervise campers.
  • Attend field trips.
  • Deliver art making activities.
  • Engage Day Camp volunteers.
  • Manage camper sign in/sign out system.
  • Ensure the safety and well-being of all day camp participants.
  • Assist the Artist(s) during the studio art making component.


  • This position is made possible by funding from the Urban/Hometown Green Team Program. Eligible candidates under this program must be aged 15 to 29 years, a resident of Manitoba, be legally entitled to work in Canada, and have a valid Social Insurance Number.
  • Experience working in Day Camps.
  • Experience working with children.
  • CPR/First Aid certified (will provide).
  • Clear criminal record and Child Abuse Registry check.
  • Be available weekdays from July 5 to August 31, 2022.
  • Camp runs from July 11 to August 26, 2019.
  • Must be able to lift up to 25 kilos.


  • Bilingualism (French/English).
  • Ability to speak an Indigenous language.

Closing Date: June 10, 2022

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Or by mail or fax:

ATTN: Manager, Human Resources
Winnipeg Art Gallery
300 Memorial Boulevard
Winnipeg, MB R3C 1V1
Email: humanresources@wag.ca
Fax: 204.788.4998

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