Year Round Jobs

Jobs that inspire others year-round

From September to June, the Schools & Groups program at our resort on Lake Rosseau provides life-changing experiences for youth and adults. Each year, our school trips serve more than 20,000 students in grades 6 to 12. Muskoka Woods™ also hosts numerous corporate groups and church retreats throughout the year. To provide an exceptional program for these groups, we offer a variety of year-round student employment opportunities.

These contract positions for students include: Instructors leading up to 25 different activities, Food Service as Cooks/Food Prep and Dining Room Service Staff, and Facility positions in Maintenance and Housekeeping.
There is a place for everyone to learn and grow.

Click here to see available positions for year round jobs.

Why you should work year-round at Muskoka Woods™

The Schools & Groups season is a great opportunity for staff to learn new skills, be part of a Christian community, connect with the beautiful Muskoka wilderness, and inspire youth to shape their world. As a member of this team of staff, you will have the opportunity to develop your skills including: leading, teaching, maintenance, food handling and customer service.

Click here for answers to Frequently Asked Questions

Seasons

Winter 2019: January 6 – March 17

Spring 2019: March 31 – June 16 or April 26 – June 16

Fall 2019: August 26 – December 1

Please note: Student positions may be applied for each season (Fall, Winter, Spring) or combined into multi-season contracts. Co-op opportunities are also available. Leadership positions are 10-month to 1-year contracts.

Year round job application process

1.  APPLICATION SUBMISSION

To submit an application you will need:

  • Your name, address and contact information.
  • Your education and work history.
  • Names, phone numbers and email addresses of three references – they cannot be friends or relatives. They should have a good knowledge of your character, experience and suitability to work with children. The system will automatically email a form directly to your references.
  • All relevant qualifications and experience with dates.
  • You will be asked to choose up to three positions according to your preference. You will be able to view job descriptions for each position at that time.

2.   SCREENING

Your application is complete when all three of your references have replied to our request on your behalf. If you are chosen to move forward in the process, you will receive an email, offering you an interview.

For additional information, click on the following links. If you have any questions about your application, contact a member of our Human Resources Department at 416-495-6960 or send us an email at iwanttowork@muskokawoods.com

  •       Police Checks are required for all accepted job applicants.

INTERVIEW INFORMATION

We thank all applicants for considering Muskoka Woods™ as a place of employment. Please only contact us for an interview if you have received an invitation email. If you have any questions about your application, feel free to contact us at iwanttowork@muskokawoods.com.

Since we use the interview as an opportunity to get to know you, we request that you either come into our Scarborough or Rosseau offices, or arrange for a video conference call (Skype).

As a general rule, our interviews take place from Monday – Friday (8am – 4pm EST).

International Applicants

If you are not a Canadian Citizen, you will need to have immigration papers/documents in order to work in Canada at Muskoka Woods™. You should fall into one of the following categories:

  1. You wish to stay in Canada for a longer period of time, and either work or travel before and/or after your employment at Muskoka Woods™. In order to do this, you would need to apply for a working holiday visa or become part of the International Experience Canada Program (IEC). This is a process that you would do on your own, it is not dependent upon information from Muskoka Woods™.
  2. You wish to work for Muskoka Woods™ for one or more seasons, and then you plan to return home. In this case, you may apply for a Reciprocal Interests Work Permit. Once you have successfully been offered a job with Muskoka Woods™, you will be provided with the necessary instructions.

INTERVIEWS:
As an international applicant, you will be required to have a video conference. 

PAYROLL POLICY:
Once hired, international staff will be considered employees and must obtain a Social Insurance Number and complete a TD1 Tax Form to determine their status in Canada for tax purposes. This will be provided upon 
employment with Muskoka Woods™.

**Please note: International staff will be subject to non-resident Canada tax laws. It is important for you to have all the information before applying. Please click here to find out more.

Why not consider multi-season employment?

If you have any questions regarding Canadian employment, please contact Diane Huff – diane@muskokawoods.com

Apply online now

You will need approximately 30 minutes to complete the application process. Your application will not successfully come through to us until you have pressed the submit button at the end of your application.

1. APPLICATION SUBMISSION

To submit an application you will need:

  • Your name, address and contact information.
  • Your education and work history.
  • Names, phone numbers and email addresses of three references – they cannot be friends or relatives. They should have a good knowledge of your character, experience and suitability to work with children. The system will automatically email a form directly to your references.
  • All relevant qualifications and experience with dates.
  • You will be asked to choose three positions according to your preference. You will be able to view job descriptions for each position at that time.

2.  SCREENING

Your application is complete when all three of your references have replied to our request on your behalf. If you are chosen to move forward in the process, you will receive an email, offering you an interview.

For additional information, click on the following links.If you have any questions about your application, contact a member of our Human Resources Department at iwanttowork@muskokawoods.com