Victoria Summer Camp Jobs
Western Educational Adventures - Vancouver Island

Outdoor Jobs, Summer Camp & Bus Driving Careers

Are you a bus driver looking to work for a small, family run charter company? Or maybe you want a fun and rewarding outdoor job working with kids in Greater Victoria BC this summer? Get outside with WEA and teach kids valuable life skills on our Overnight, Hiking Camps, Mountain Bike Camps, Adventure X & Classic Camp programs. Every day is different and exciting with activities like canoeing, fire-building, survival skills, archery, swimming, nature exploration, forest ecology, hiking, extended day hiking, wilderness navigation, fishing, canoeing & more. Apply Now

What sets Us apart?

WEA runs high-end, professional Vancouver Island & Victoria BC outdoor education programs primarily for kids. WE realizes how much passion people have for outdoor education jobs in Victoria and how challenging it can be to stay in the field for the long haul. That's why we pay above industry standard wages and are working hard to provide outdoor instructors with careers that are year-round and full-time, benefits and more. Looking for a rewarding career in the outdoors? Join our team working an outdoor education job and be a part of something great!

Western Educational Adventures, Landon Kimmel, Owner

Outdoor & Summer Camp Job Postings - Victoria BC

Position Summary

Name Description
Charter Bus Driver Various charter bus driver positions. On-call, casual, part-time and possibily full-time positions available.
Outdoor Education Instructor - Classic, Adventure X & Overnight Camps Junior and Senior camp counsellor postions available for spring break, summer and on-call.
Outdoor Education Instructor - Wild Paws Day Camps Junior and Senior camp counsellor postions available in Victoria BC for summer.
Outdoor Education Supervisor (Team Leader) - Classic, Adventure X & Overnight Camps Summer camp supervisor postions available for spring break, summer and on-call.
Outdoor Education Supervisor (Team Leader) - Wild Paws Day Camps Summer camp supervisor postions available for summer.
Assistant Overnight Kayak Guide - Desolation Sound Kayaking Expedition and possible a few other trips Work as an assistant guide for one trip or work for the whole summer on our other camps.
Outdoor Swimming Instructor (SI) Local lakes and private pool swimming instructor positions in Greater Victoria, Sooke, Duncan & The Cowichan Valley. Summer and on-call during the school year.
Outdoor Swimming Instructor Supervisor (Team Leader) Local lakes and private pool swimming instructor positions in Greater Victoria, Sooke, Duncan & The Cowichan Valley. Summer and on-call during the school year.
Outdoor Swimming Instructor Supervisor (Team Leader) Local lakes and private pool swimming instructor positions in Greater Victoria, Sooke, Duncan & The Cowichan Valley. Summer and on-call during the school year.
On-Call/Casual Lifeguard On-call and casual lifeguard positions to help with our summer camps and lifeguard contracts. Positions in Greater Victoria, Sooke, Langford and Shawnigan.
Volunteer Opportunities Volunteer opportunities for parents, high school students, etc.

Application Instructions

In order for your application to be considered, we require:

  • • A resume outlinging your position of interest
  • • A list of references
  • • Our Online Application form completed
  • • Candidates to be legally allowed to work in Canada

**Please note, as we are a small company, we do not offer employment sponsorships to out-of-country candidates. You must apply for a visa on your own. Your application will only be considered if you are already legally allowed to work in Canada at the time of application and for the enitre work term for which you are applying. We do not offer positions conditional to obtaining a visa.**

Greater Victoria & Sooke BC
TERM TYPE PAY
Summer Part-Time, Casual, Contract or possibly Full-Time $29-$37/Hour
APPLICATION DEADLINE NOTES
Continually Accepting

Description: Have your class 2 with air brakes and looking to drive a bus? WEA is a small, family run charter bus and summer camp business. We plan on staying nice and small and need a few more drivers to join our little family. Various levels of committment available! Apply Now!

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Vancouver Island Outdoor Education Instructor - Classic, Adventure X & Overnight Camps

Victoria & Sooke BC
TERM TYPE
Spring Break Full-Time, Seasonal
Summer Camps Full-Time, Seasonal
Year Round On-Call
POSITION PAY
Junior Instructor $141 - $160/day
Senior Instructor $151 - $185/day
APPLICATION DEADLINE NOTES
Feb 28 Spring break applications
Until Filled Summer Camp Applications

Description: Want a fun and rewarding outdoor job working with kids in Greater Victoria BC this summer? Get outside with WEA and teach kids valuable life skills on our Overnight, Adventure X & Classic Camp programs. Every day is different and exciting with activities like canoeing, fire-building, survival skills, archery, swimming, nature exploration, forest ecology, hiking, extended day hiking, wilderness navigation, fishing, canoeing & more. Apply Now!

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Victoria & Sooke BC
TERM TYPE
Summer Camps Full-Time, Seasonal
POSITION PAY
Junior Instructor $141 - $155/day
Senior Instructor $141 - $165/day
APPLICATION DEADLINE NOTES
Until Filled Summer Camp Applications

Description: Newer to the outdoors or working with kids? Or maybe you have lots of experience but lack some of the certifications required to work the Classic & Adventure X camps? Our Wild Paws camps may be for you! Get kids outside, enjoying nature and trying new things close to town in one of our amazing nature parks.

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Vancouver Island Outdoor Education Supervisor (Team Leader) - Classic, Adventure X & Overnight Camps

Victoria & Sooke BC
TERM TYPE PAY
Spring Break Full-Time $155-$195/Day
Summer Camps Full-Time $155-$195/Day
Year Round On-Call $155-$195/Day
APPLICATION DEADLINE NOTES
Feb 28 Spring break applications
Until Filled Summer Camp Applications

Description: Have you worked in the outdoor industry as a guide, camp counsellor or outdoor education instructor for several years? Looking for an outdoor job with more responsibility on the West Coast this summer? Why not work on Vancouver Island as an Outdoor Education Instructor Supervisor! We are looking for highly professional and qualified supervisors to oversee our camp consellors as well as our Adventure X, Classic & Overnight camp programs. Apply now!

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Victoria & Sooke BC
TERM TYPE PAY
Summer Camps Full-Time $147.5-$175/Day
APPLICATION DEADLINE NOTES
Until Filled Summer Camp Applications

Description: Have you worked with kids in summer camps for years and have outdoor industry experience? Think you have what it takes to supervise a team on your own most of the time? Why not work in Greater Victoria as an Outdoor Education Instructor Supervisor for our Wild Paws camp! Apply now!

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Assistant Overnight Guide - Sea Kayaking

Victoria & Sooke BC
TERM TYPE
Summer Camps Full-Time or Single Week, Seasonal
POSITION PAY
August 6-15, 2024 Desolation Trip $160 - $225/day
APPLICATION DEADLINE NOTES
Until Filled Summer Camp Applications

Description: WEA is offering a new Desolation Sound kayaking trip for youth this summer and we need a keen AOG. Other work available on day programs and other trips if desired. Apply now!

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Greater Victoria, Sooke BC, Duncan and the Cowichan Valley.
TERM TYPE PAY
Summer Part-Time, Casual $26-$42/Hour
APPLICATION DEADLINE NOTES
Continually Accepting

Description: Looking for a Duncan or Victoria BC swim instructor job this summer? WEA is looking for experienced, qualified and responsible swim instructors to teach our outdoor Life Saving Society swimming lesson program this summer. If you love to be outside and enjoy getting paid higher than anywhere else in the city, we are the place for you! Apply now!

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Outdoor Swimming Instructor Supervisor

Greater Victoria, Sooke BC, Duncan and the Cowichan Valley.
TERM TYPE PAY
Summer Part-Time or Full-Time, Seasonal $27-$42/Hour
APPLICATION DEADLINE NOTES
Continually Accepting

Description: Looking for a Victoria BC swim instructor supervisor job this summer? WEA is looking for an experienced swim instructor with supervisory experience to help mentor and oversee our swim instructor team this summer! Get outside the rec center, try something new and get paid for it!

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Greater Victoria, Sooke & Shawnigan Lake BC
TERM TYPE PAY
Summer Part-Time, Casual $25-$36/Hour
APPLICATION DEADLINE NOTES
Continually Accepting

Description: Looking for a fun, felxible outdoor job this summer? WEA is looking for on-call/casual lifeguards to work our lifeguarding contracts and cover summer camp shortages. Apply Now!

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Volunteer Opportunities

Victoria & Sooke BC
POSITION APPLICATION DEADLINE NOTES
Spring Break March 1 Late applications may or may not be accepted
Summer Camps June 1 Late applications may or may not be accepted
Expeditions, charters, on-call and One-Offs None Continually Accepted

Description: Looking to volunteer with kids in Victoria BC this summer, spring break or at another time of year? We accept volunteers on almost any of our programs. Whether you are a parent looking to volunteer on a day hike or a high school student looking for work experience, we likley have something for you! For more info and to volunteer, email us.

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