From calm, serene lakes to turbulent rivers and rapids - kayaking at camp is easily one of the most popular activities in the schedule.
As a kayaking and canoeing specialist you’ll be instructing and introducing campers to all the tricks of the sport, developing confidence and fine tuning their boat handling skills.
From general purpose slalom kayaks to open cockpit canoes - camps have a range of boats for the campers to try out for the day. As a canoeing/kayaking specialist you’ll work closely with the lifeguards and at many smaller camps may even be involved in lifeguarding duties if qualified.
You should be prepared to bring the energy to work long days. Camp directors are looking for someone with experience, to work with campers on their skills and to confidently lead expeditions.
Based on age and ability, you’ll have the option to adapt which skills and games you’d like to focus on for the session and if the campers are strong, even going out on the rapids!