Camp musical Père Lindsay

Working at the Camp Musical Père Lindsay

Our core faculty members include about 20 musicians who teach at conservatories and other prominent music schools.

A team of 16 camp counsellors provide constant supervision, ensuring the well-being and safety of campers, organizing games, and sleeping in the dormitories with the campers.

The General Manager, Marie-Christine Coulombe, Camp coordinator, Hubert Tanguay-Labrosse, and Head Counsellor work closely with the teachers and counsellors to ensure that all campers have an unforgettable experience.

Thank you for your interest toward the Camp Musical Père Lindsay! Applicants for the summer of 2021 may send their resume now. For information, contact chefdecamp@campmusicalperelindsay.com

Every summer, the Camp Musical Père Lindsay hires more than 90 teachers, all professional musicians or recognized educators. All students receive daily musical instruction from their teachers, either individually or as groups. Thanks to the quality of the teacher-student relationship, teachers ensure that all students develop their musical skills and understanding according to their needs and abilities. Teachers perform their duties under the supervision of the Camp’s General Manager.

Each year, the Camp Musical Père Lindsay hires a team of 16 camp counsellors, who are under the direct supervision of the Head Counsellor. Aged 18 or older, counsellors are chosen for their leadership skills and strong sense of responsibility. All of our camp counsellors stand out for their enthusiasm, sound judgement, creativity, and ability to work as a team. Among them, three lifeguards with a valid certification are responsible for the surveillance of the swimming periods. Applicants must be available for all sessions.

Under the direct supervision of the head cook and their assistants, the five kitchen helpers perform various duties, such as washing dishes and pots, preparing fruits and vegetables, and serving meals. They are also responsible for keeping the kitchen clean. Aged 16 or older, candidates must be disciplined and organized, and be able to show initiative while working  autonomously. They must be willing to follow instructions from their superiors and keep a collaborative spirit. Kitchen helpers must be punctual, enthusiastic, and able to work well as part of a team. Applicants must be available for all sessions.

The Camp hires two or three babysitters, depending on the number of teachers’ children present. Under the direct supervision of the Head Counsellor, the babysitters ensure the safety and supervision of the children attending daycare. Aged 15 or older, candidates must be disciplined and organized, and be able to  show initiative while working autonomously. Daycare staff must be punctual, enthusiastic and able to work well as part of a team. Candidates who have taken the babysitting training offered by the Canadian Red Cross or similar programmes have an additional advantage. Applicants must be available for all sessions.

The Camp Musical Père Lindsay hires a camp helper  to facilitate the organization of all activities related to camp operations. Under the direct supervision of the Head Counsellor, the camp helper works across the site as needed, and contributes to the material organization of the Camp. As part of their duties, the camp helper transports and sets up various equipment, performs various maintenance tasks, including housekeeping chores, and participates regularly in organizing activities for campers with the team of counsellors. Aged 18 or older, candidates must be disciplined and organized, and be able to show initiative while working autonomously. The camp helper must be punctual, enthusiastic and able to work well as part of a team. Candidates must enjoy manual labour and have basic skills in this area. A valid driver’s licence is an asset. Applicants must be available for all sessions.

The person hired as a receptionist accomplishes administrative tasks, takes care of selling items and manages emails and phone calls. Knowledge in the usual computer softwares (Word, Excel, Outlook) is an asset. Applicants must be available for all sessions.

To ensure a safe stay for all campers, the Camp Musical Père Lindsay hires a trained First aid candidate, available on site.


Application form

    Office
    Joliette

    C.P. 44

    Joliette (Québec) J6E 3Z3

    Phone : (450) 755-2496
    Email : secretariat@campmusicalperelindsay.com

    Site
    Lac Priscault

    100, rang Petit Beloeil
    Saint-Côme (Québec)
    J0K 2B0

    Phone : (450) 883-6024

    Photos credits : Geneviève Bigonnesse, Yanick Déry, Simon Ménard, Pierre-Étienne Bergeron & Charlie Poirier-Bouthillette.

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