Special Needs CounselorAt Camp Ramah in Canada

Posted Apr 4, 2022 Job Length Summer


The mission of a special needs counselor is to provide a safe and encouraging environment for where youth with special needs are valued and given the opportunity to explore new experiences in a warm Jewish setting. Our Tikvah(special needs) program provides an overnight experience specifically designed for children and teens with special needs ages 12-24. The camper to staff ration is three to one.




Assist campers in increasing their independence, experiencing community membership, building social skills, fostering peer relationships and nurturing self confidence.

Adapt activities as needed, to allow active camper participation.

Provide any individual assistance needed, to promote campers’ general inclusion at camp.

Supervising campers to ensure that they are safe and happy.

Experience volunteering with youth with special needs is preferred but not mandatory.

How to Apply

To apply

Please email

Aviva Millstone


Contact Information

Camp Name

Camp Ramah in Canada

Job Title

Special Needs Counselor

Camp Address

1104 Fish Hatchery Road, Utterson, Ontario, POB 1MO, Canada