First Aid Staff

Dates needed:

July 1 – August 2


Camp Whitney is an accredited United Church camp (United Church of Canada and Alberta Camping Association) that gives campers between the ages of 6 to 15, an opportunity to explore their relationship with God, nature and each other. Campers reside in rustic cabins with up to 8 campers and one counsellor.

Duties of the Volunteer First Aid Provider:

  • Responsible for maintaining First Aid Supplies
  • Dispensing and/or administering medications to campers and staff
  • Meet with parents and campers at registration to receive medications
  • Day-to-day first aid concerns and treatment.
  • Maintain confidential and complete records of all First Aid activities as prescribed by United Church and Alberta Camping Standards.
  • Work as part of a team to ensure a safe and fun environment for campers.
  • Refer child or staff to further medical care if injury/illness is outside of  knowledge base. The nearest hospital is located in Elk Point, approximately 30 minutes from the camp.

There is a maximum of 36 to 48 campers at each camp over 5 weeks. If you enjoy being in a fun-filled environment working closely with children in the great outdoors, we encourage you to apply.


Minimum 18 years or older

  • Strong leadership, organizational, and communication skills
  • Minimum Standard First aid and CPR-C (training may be provided if require certification)
  • Criminal record check will be requested upon hire
  • Potential use of personal vehicle to transport campers for further care; reimbursement given

Terms of Service

  • This position is a volunteer position.
  • Accomodations with room and board are provided.
  • Sunday to Friday afternoon each week of camp; weekends off