Camp Arnes

Camp Arnes is a year round Childrens Camp, Outdoor Education, and Retreat Center located 1 hour north of Winnipeg on the shore of Lake Winnipeg. We are host to 1500 children in the summer and 14,000 guests between September and June.

We are currently looking to hire Spring and Summer staff in our Activities, Cabin leading, Kitchen, Maintenance areas, with a focus on the following two positions. These will slot between our summer Director and our summer leadership team, making them essentially “assistant summer camp directors.”

These new senior leaders will be led and mentored directly by our Director of Summer Ministries and, in turn, will gain experience mentoring camp’s junior leadership and regular summer staff.  This represents an amazing opportunity for those interested in camp, ministry and leadership to hone their skills.  Given Camp Arnes’ long history of ministry and leadership development, it is also a great asset for the leaders’ resume. 


The Basics:

• May 1-September 1, 2016

• $300/week stipend

• Room & board provided

• All necessary training provided

• Train and plan in May & June, lead in July & August


The Positions:


Summer Camps Leader

• Oversees summer leaders, cabin leaders and campers

• Mentors and supports summer leaders

• Assists in leadership training

• Plans and executes staff training

• Oversees camper discipline

• Monitors communication with parents/guardians

• Works closely with Summer Programs Leader


Summer Programs Leader

• Oversees activity leaders, activity staff, games and chapels

• Mentors and supports summer leaders

• Assists in leadership training

• Plans and executes staff training

• Plans, oversees and maintains activities standards

• Schedules camper activities

• Brainstorms new activities

• Oversee camper arrival and departure days


Key Qualities for both positions:

• Leadership experience

• Strong Christian character

• Passion for the gospel

• Fun-loving

• Self starter, self directed

• Internally motivated

• Ability to effectively delegate

• Detail oriented

• High self awareness

• Open to new challenges

• Strong interpersonal skills

• Outgoing

• Dependable

• Customer service skills

• Above average written, oral and electronic communication skills


What’s Next:

• Visit for more information or to apply

• For questions, or if you know a leader who might be interested, please contact:

Audrey Hicks | 204-305-0141

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