Summer 2024 day camp counsellor – Ages 4 to 9

Categorised in:
Full Time

Schedule: Monday to Friday (between 8am and 5:30pm)

June 17 to August 23, 2024


Job type: Full-time 10-week contract, Seasonal.

Number of hours : +/- 40h per week

Schedule: from June 17 to August 23, 2024 + 40 hours of training beforehand.

Location: 3980 Saint-Denis Street

Salary: $15.60 to $17


Job description

Your primary objective as a Livart animator is to have fun with the children while accompanying them in their discovery of the visual arts. What could be better than painting and drawing all day with energetic little ones? But it’s much more than that. It is to share knowledge in order to transmit even to the youngest the benefits of art in their lives.

During the fun and interactive camp weeks, children discover the visual and cultural universe of renowned artists. Your role is to supervise the participants during the artistic workshops and cultural mediations. It is about stimulating the children during dynamic and formative teachings and being able to give physical activities, including interactive games.

The family component organizes annual day camp weeks for children aged 4 to 12 in order to share knowledge and transmit its values to children. The camp helps to reflect the cultural buzz of the art center space, where all kinds of activities and exhibitions are happening simultaneously with the camp.


Roles and responsibilities

Your role and responsibilities in a few points:

– Teach art workshops in a dynamic and structured way that is both informative and fun;

– Supervise children during workshops and cultural mediations in order to awaken and support their creativity;

– Facilitate physical games;

– To ensure the constant safety and well-being of all participants;

– Provide clear and professional guidance and information to parents;

– Ensure compliance with Livart values with the rest of the staff.

Profile required

Are you passionate about the arts or have an interest in the artistic field? The Livart day camp is the perfect place to put your knowledge to use. We are looking for someone who enjoys creating with children and is able to manage a group as a positive leader. A person who thrives on teamwork. If you are good with children from 4 to 12 years old and wish to pass on your knowledge, the animation position is for you. Livart offers a rewarding work environment where you can get involved in making a difference.


  • Studies in visual art, art history, teaching, museum studies or other related fields of study;
  • Expertise with children;
  • Excellent oral communication skills;
  • Experience in a day camp or art school;
  • Very good organizational and priority management skills;
  • Ability to work within a team, great adaptability, punctuality, and interpersonal skills;
  • Knowledge of office and design related software such as Canva, Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, etc. (a considerable asset);
  • Experience in an artistic setting (a strong asset).


Send your C.V. and a letter of intent to the following e-mail address: Subject of email: Animation 10 to 12 years – summer 2024. Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted for interviews.