Ryerson Sport Camps StaffEach summer, we hire a staff team of fun, qualified, caring, and committed leaders. Every staff member helps make a meaningful and lasting contribution to our campers.

A staff position at Ryerson Summer Day Camps is uniquely rewarding. Staff members have the opportunity to work with children, spend their summer on the beautiful campus of Ryerson University, and work with others who have one thing in common: providing exceptional summer experiences to children and youth. At Ryerson Summer Day Camps, you can be yourself. You can share your talent and creativity with an amazing staff team. And you can have a real impact on the lives of your campers.

Ryerson Summer Day Camps has an established reputation as a day camp leader in Toronto. Our success stems from the recruitment of staff members who are positive role models, strong leaders, keen team players, and who demonstrate an ongoing commitment to continued personal and professional growth.

Working as a Camp staff member may not be the highest paid job one will hold. But it is a job that, if done well, offers immense satisfaction.

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Staff Requirements

  • Staff members must be at least 18 years of age as of December 31 to be considered for a staff position with Ryerson Summer Day Camps.
  • Staff members are expected to be available for our two-week staff training period (the week of June 15 & 22, 2020), and for our Day Camp season through Friday, August 28, 2020. The typical day at camp is 8.75 hours (from 8:15 am – 5:00 pm).
  • In cases of low enrollment, we may be required to limit payable hours for some staff members. We’ll do our best to give you as much notice as we can if this is a possibility.
  • Staff members must successfully complete a criminal background check (through our partner Sterling Talent Solutions). Staff members will also be asked to commit to a Code of Conduct, which outlines expectations for staff behaviour while under contract to Ryerson Summer Day Camps.

How to Apply

If you are interested in a summer staff position with us, please email Matt Edmonds (matt.edmonds@ryerson.ca), Camp Coordinator,  to receive information on how you can apply.

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:
Ryerson Summer Day Camps
c/o Ryerson University
Department of Athletics
350 Victoria Street
Toronto, ON M5B 2K3

Camp Office – (416) 979-5000 ext. 3258
Recreation & Athletic Centre – (416) 979-5096
Camp Coordinator - (416) 979-5000 ext. 3334