Summer Volunteer Application

Kootenay Presbytery, United Church of Canada

Camp Koolaree

1300 Pine Ave, Trail BC V1R 4E6

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Volunteer Positions available

Cabin Leaders: a one week commitment, must be at least 3 years older than the oldest camper during that session.

Camp Counsellors: a one week commitment, 18+ years old.

Director: a one week commitment, responsible for the overall camp experience for campers and volunteers

First Aid Provider: a one week commitment, must have Level 1 First Aid Certification.

Chaplain: a one week commitment, current/retired Ministry Personnel or Lay Worship Leaders preferred. All denominations welcome but must ensure chapel programming is in keeping with United Church of Canada theology and teachings.


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Volunteer Application

To apply for a volunteer position with our Summer Camps, please complete and submit this application form.
You will be contacted when your application has been reviewed and a decision has been made.
In completing the application process there will be additional information required.
The information required is in the documents linked at the bottom of this page.
Please review so that you are familiar with all the information that you will be asked to provide.

All applicants over the age 16 years MUST have a Criminal Record Check completed at their local Police station.


Date of Birth:*
Parent/Guardian: (if under the age of 18)
Church Affiliation:
I would like to be a:
At which camp:
If at more than one camp, please specify:

Please tell us of the camps, with dates (years) at which you have been a: Camper, Junior Leader, Senior Leader, Counselor, Director, First -Aid provider or Chaplain

Statement of Interests, qualifications and experience: Please briefly comment on the following activities- Worship/church activities / crafts / music / campfire programs / swimming (list qualifications) / canoeing / sailing / sports / hiking / first aid / outdoor activities / cooking / other
List of other groups in which you have been a: member / leader / counselor / director / first aid provider / Chaplain
What other experience or training have you had which could be helpful as a camp leader or counselor?
Write about your reasons for wanting to be a counselor and the personal qualities you consider important in that position.
References: List three persons who would provide you with a reference. Name / Address / Occupation / Phone No.

Type what you see:


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Additional Forms for Volunteer Applicants to complete before being confirmed.

Volunteer’s Contract

Volunteer’s Health Certificate

Volunteer’s Health Information

These forms may be downloaded and/or printed to complete when requested and mailed to the Camp Koolaree address at the top of this page. If you are able, they can be scanned and sent as an email attachment to: