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Youth Director/Camp Counselor for Theatre Arts Afterschool Programs and Summer Camps
(Great Big Theatre Company)

Position ID: 2399 Last Modified: 24 Sep 2013 Last Full Update: 24 Sep 2013
Opportunity Details
ContactMs Lily Small, Artistic Director, Great Big Theatre Company; Phone: 905-628-9747 * 905-379-9747; Fax: 905-628-2016; Email:
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DutiesGreat Big Theatre Company Youth Director will assist Great Big Theatre Company Staff with the planning and implementation of Great Big Theatre Company summer camps and after-school arts programs. As program coach and/or camp counsellor, you will help lead arts activities for children ages 6 to 14 years.
Benefits* Gain arts and leadership skills. 
* Meet new friends. 
* Complete your secondary school community volunteer work hours requirement. 
* Have lots of fun working in the arts field with kids.
ClientsYou will be working with kids ages 6 to 14 yrs. as well as with Great Big Theatre Company professional staff.
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon (Open hours at our Dundas office.) 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon 
Great Big Theatre Company camp and after-school programs are operated at various locations in Ontario/ Check our website at for our locations of operation; call us at 905-628-9747 regarding possible additional locations and new projects.
SeasonsYear Round
LocationVarious locations including Hamilton downtown, Ancaster, Dundas, Hamilton Mountain, Stoney Creek.
AccessibilityPartially Accessible - Most locations are wheelchair accessible.
Number of PositionsDundas: 2 individual(s) ; Hamilton Central: 2 individual(s) ; Hamilton East: 2 individual(s) ; Hamilton Mountain: 2 individual(s) ; Hamilton West: 2 individual(s) ; Stoney Creek: 2 individual(s) 
12 individual(s) needed in total.
Ages15 year(s) - 30 year(s)
Suitable for OSSDYes
TrainingTraining is provided - On-site training is provided for those projects with which you are interested in assisting.
TransportationOn Bus Route - All locations are accessible by public transportation.
Interaction LevelSmall Group ; There is interaction with staff and clients of all ages.
CostNo cost.
Police CheckRequired
Volunteer CategoriesAssistant - Children's Programs, Services & Events ; Camp Counselor
Skills/Experience* Working with kids. 
* Flexibility. 
* Arts experience is an asset. 
* Theatre experience is an asset but not necessary.
Additional Requirements* Able to take on responsibilities. 
* Be friendly. 
* Be neat. 
* Police check will be required for those volunteers working directly with children.
Liability InsuranceAvailable
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Organization NameGreat Big Theatre Company
Mailing Address4 Thistle Lane 
Dundas, ON L9H 6G1
Office Phone905-628-9747
Toll Free Phone1-866-864-4282