Summer Student Jobs

URGENT NEED FOR STUDENT EMPLOYEES

CKF has an urgent need to hire several students as quickly as possible for packing jobs in our manufacturing plant.  They will get full time work for the remainder of the summer and may have an opportunity for part time work throughout the school year and full time work again next summer.  It is 12 hour shifts, some nights and weekends, and they will be expected to work four shifts per week.  The pay is $15.85 for day shift and $16.82 for night shift.   They will be packing product and standing on their feet in the heat for 12 hours so need to be resilient.  Please spread the word and ask them to apply immediately at www.ckfinc.com/careers or send their resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Summer Student - Production Worker

Eden Valley Poultry Inc. is a Canadian company - unique in the industry. We process and market chickens and turkeys for Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island farmers.

We strive to be an employer of choice by contributing to the well-being of the community, minimizing our impact on the environment and remaining focused on exceptional food safety and quality standards.

We are seeking Summer Students. As a Summer Student you will process and package poultry. You will ensure all work performed adheres to organizational standards as well as food and safety regulations and guidelines. This is a labour intensive position requiring individuals to perform repetitive tasks and stand for long periods of time.

As a Summer Student Candidate you:

  • must be a full time student and enrolled in a post-secondary institution for September 2019;
  • are available for work between May-September;
  • have the ability to work in a safe and efficient manner;
  • are willing and able to follow specific instructions;
  • can perform repetitive tasks with little supervision;
  • can work in a team; are reliable;
  • have a commitment to accuracy and detail;
  • have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment; and
  • are able to work shifts as schedule.

The hourly rate for a Summer Student is $19.55. Applicants should apply to edenvalleypoultry.com

Camp Counsellor

You remember what it was like growing up. You remember the people who made an impact on your life and you want to be that someone for young people. You are looking for a challenging role that will be extremely rewarding. You will lead and mentor youth from low-income families through a remarkable summer camp program.

If this sounds like you, consider an opportunity as a Camp Counsellor with the Tim Horton Children's Camp.


You will…

    • establish relationships with youth that reflect respect, trust and empathy
    • support the successful execution of intentional camp programs and wilderness trip experiences, connecting them back to the program outcomes
    • encourage camper development at their own pace recognizing their achievements
    • respond appropriately when addressing challenging camper behaviours as they arise
    • model healthy choices and emotional maturity
    • exhibit a constant duty of care for our campers, and appropriately assess and respond to risks
    • be challenged physically and mentally as you live in an overnight camp or wilderness setting for 10 day sessions, with 2 days of break in between

You are…

  • at least 18 years old
  • pursuing post-secondary education in recreation, outdoor/adventure education, teaching or related field
  • experienced at working with youth aged 12 – 16
  • are skilled in positive behaviour management and have demonstrated group leadership skills
  • certified in Standard First Aid or Wilderness First Aid (WFA), or are willing to obtain
  • bilingual in English and French (considered an asset)
  • able to provide an acceptable criminal background check
  • able to join us between June 10, 2019 and August 30, 2019

Note: This opportunity is also available at our other camp locations. As part of your application for this posting, you have the opportunity to indicate your interest in other camp locations or positions.


The Tim Horton Camps…

  • believe that thriving youth create stronger communities
  • understand that youth from low-income homes face greater obstacles to reaching their potential
  • foster strengths within youth, and empowers them to pursue a life without limits
  • use the power of camp and community as a catalyst for change
  • build teams who like to have fun while sparking constructive actions in others
  • provide our team with many training, development and travel opportunities

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Summer Camp Leaders

Job Summary

We are currently seeking a Camp Administrator to join our unique school. We value this role as a strong component to our overall school experience and therefore are quite selective.

Job Type / Category

Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities

-If needed, report, daily, to parents their child’s progress, achievements, experiences, and challenges while working with children. These childcare responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

-Building a positive working rapport with each family from the camp, ensuring a trusting, respectful, and appropriate working bond with each child.
-Have a repertoire of activities that facilitate active learning experiences, engaging children’s curiosity, enthusiasm, and interests, as well as building interpersonal skills, self-confidence, and leadership qualities. All activities must be connected with the educational philosophies of the school.

-Clean spaces used daily in accordance with your working shift. Collect garbage, recyclables, compost as needed from the space and other spaces used to maintain a clean and safe environment.

-Manage children’s behavior by establishing and enforcing rules and procedures that support and engage a child’s success. Maintain discipline in accordance with the rules and disciplinary systems of the school. Follow all school policies and protocols, including safety and standards for teaching and learning

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications

Applicants must have:

-Experience and/or training in early childhood, children and youth -Criminal Records Check
-Child Abuse Registry Check
-3 References related to working with children, within the past 5 years

Other experiences you might have that are considered assets:

-Post-Secondary Degree in Education, Child and Youth, Recreation or equivalent experience/training.
-Camp leading, directing, teaching, and other related work experience -Teaching in alternative educational environments

-Leadership experience in programs working with children, youth, families, and communities

-Experience in Multi-age classrooms, Multiple learning styles, Diverse Learners -Experience teaching physical, arts, or hands-on life skills education

Company Profile

We are a small independent school in Lower Sackville, Nova Scotia, focused on the development of each student. We offer small classes, for grades pre-k to nine and enhanced learning that exceeds Nova Scotia Department of Education Curriculum. We provide a welcoming and safe educational experience that offers integrated daily physical, arts, and life skills education; inquiry and theme-based curriculum in a student-centered and hands-on learning environment; and a small, family-focused school dedicated to low student-teacher ratios.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $13.00 to $15.00 /hour