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We're Seeking an Assistant Camp Coordinator

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The Australian Camps Association (ACA) is seeking to fill the vacant position of Assistant Camp Coordinator for the People Outdoors (PO) team.

ACA, is the national peak body for camps and associated providers, believes that participating in supported outdoor experiences through camps and adventure activities leads to happier and healthier lives. Our vision is to facilitate ‘more people outdoors more often'. We provide information, resources, services and training to well over 200 members across Australia.

People Outdoors programs are hallmarked by a high level of communication with parents/guardians and campers, including a personal pre-camp (intake) meeting and post program evaluation. Our programs only operate at Australian Camps Association member campsites that are accredited with the QTF program. People Outdoors programs are outcomes focused and are all about fun, personal development, social connection and enjoying the great outdoors.

The role is Full Time, and is based at the ACA office in Preston, Victoria. Some travel and out of hours work (e.g.weekends) may be required from time to time.

 
 
 
 


Support the work of People Outdoors in providing outdoor experiences for people with disabilities.

 

"My advice would be that if you love making others happy, helping out campers and their families, adventure activities and sometimes a challenge, then get in there and join us! We would love to have you - you never know the difference you can make and what you can achieve. I guarantee you will love it." - Rachel, Program Leader

 
 
Latest News

Implementation of Night Worker on Camps

...We have identified an opportunity to improve the level of care to all campers attending our People Outdoors camps by adding an extra Active Night Disability Support Worker for all camps...

 
 
Upcoming Programs
 
 
VIC: Adults Weekend Camp | Bacchus Marsh
Lady Northcote Discovery Camp
Adults (18yrs+)
26-07-2024 - 28-07-2024
weekend

Join us at Lady Northcote for this weekend camp (2 nights).

This camp is for Adults (18yrs+) living with disability. Please note this camp will depart from our Melbourne departure point in Thornbury.

Some of the activities you might participate in are canoeing, archery, giant swing and more!

New to People Outdoors camps? Please complete the referral form so we can begin the intake process (note: completion of the intake process is required prior to attending any camp).

ENQUIRE (New Camper) ENQUIRE (Returning Camper)
VIC: Kids & Teens Weekend Camp | Phillip Island
Phillip Island Adventure Resort
Kids & Teens (6-17yrs)
23-08-2024 - 25-08-2024
weekend

Join us at Phillip Island Adventure Camp for this weekend camp (2 nights).

This camp is for Kids and Teens (6-17yrs) living with disability. Please note this camp will depart from our Melbourne departure point in Thornbury.

Some of the activities you might participate in are giant swing, campfire cooking and more!

New to People Outdoors camps? Please complete the referral form so we can begin the intake process (note: completion of the intake process is required prior to attending any camp).

ENQUIRE (New Camper) ENQUIRE (Returning Camper)
VIC: Phillip Island Escape
Phillip Island Adventure Resort
Adults (18yrs+)
23-08-2024 - 25-08-2024
weekend

Join us at Phillip Island Adventure Resort for this weekend camp (2 nights).

This camp is for Adults (18yrs+) living with disability. Please note this camp will depart from our Melbourne departure point in Thornbury.

Some of the activities you might participate in are beach games, archery, low ropes and more!

New to People Outdoors camps? Please complete the referral form so we can begin the intake process (note: completion of the intake process is required prior to attending any camp).

ENQUIRE (New Camper) ENQUIRE (Returning Camper)