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NYQUEST Contest: Win a Moose Travel Network tour!

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Do you want to see more of Canada? Take a Moose tour to awesome Canadian attractions! NYQUEST Camp Canada has partnered with Moose Travel Network to help bring you the best Canadian tours! Whether you’re looking for a quick weekend visit or a fortnight tour, Moose has a variety of options for you to choose from. Be sure to check out …


Funny things we see in applications

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Here is a list of some of the funny things we have seen in applications this year: “My interests include cats, chocolate, dancing, and most of all combining these three – dancing while eating chocolate cats.” What languages do you speak fluently: Engrish What city do you live in: Wales I’m really excited about seeing all of Canada, especially Alaska What …

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37 Days to Go!

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This is a guest post from Abbey – a NYQUEST participant who is heading to camp in Ontario for the summer! Follow along with Abbey’s summer adventure on her Tumblr –  Thanks for the blog post, Abbey! We look forward to reading more about your preparations and time at camp! Best of luck achieving that great tan. 37 days to go! So, …

NYQUEST Journey Stage 3: Camp

NYQUEST Journey Stage 3: Your Summer Camp Job in Canada!

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Welcome to the third stage of your NYQUEST Journey: SUMMER CAMP! If you’re new to the NYQUEST Journey, you should start reading at Stage 1! If you haven’t yet received your Confirmed Placement email, you should read about Stage 2 before jumping into this post. But, if you’ve received that email, read on for more information! It’s finally time for …

NYQUEST Journey Stage 2: Placement

NYQUEST Journey Stage 2: Placement at a Summer Camp Job in Canada!

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If you haven’t yet completed your application and been accepted onto the NYQUEST Camp Canada Program, click here to read about Stage 1! If you have received your Program Acceptance email, then read on for more information on the next stage of your NYQUEST Journey! When you were filling out your application, you marked down your preferences for the type …

NYQUEST Journey Stage 1: Application

NYQUEST Journey Stage 1: Application for your Summer Camp Job in Canada!

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So, you’re looking to spend your summer in Canada? Congratulations! We’re excited that you’re interested! First, be sure to review our Eligibility Requirements and our Salary/Fee Information to make sure that we’re a good match for you! I’ll wait here while you review those pages. All done? Great! We’re glad you’re eligible for our program! This means that it’s time for you …


Canada, Here I Come!

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Are you a 2015 NYQUEST CCEP participant with a passion for blogging? Or maybe your favourite thing to do is take amazing photos to become Insta-famous? Or are you just super excited for your best summer ever?! We want to hear from you! If you’re sharing your story on social media, be sure to tag it with #NYQUEST and #CampCanada so …

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Camp Canada Experience – The Best Day of Your Life

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You’re struggling to pinpoint just one, aren’t you? It is something that’s said pretty often – “THIS IS THE BEST DAY EVER” was probably screamed at some point during the last awesome party you went to, the last time your team won the game or that time McDonald’s gave you fries for free because the chicken nuggets were sold out. …


Tips for the Best Camp Canada Job Fair Experience!

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NYQUEST Camp Canada are really excited to be in the UK, with our merry Canadian crew of camp professionals, ready to see the sights, meet the attendees and make some amazing hires for their 2015 Summer Camp staff teams! As a prospective job fair goer, you might be feeling all the feels right now – somewhere between nervousness and excitement is totally …


Should I apply to NYQUEST or a recruiter?

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What does NYQUEST do? NYQUEST Camp Canada has been recruiting international staff to work at summer camps for over 10 years.  We are the oldest, longest running and most established ‘Summer Camp Experience’ program in Canada. We put a lot of the successes that we have achieved with our staff placements down to the fact that we are entirely based …

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Work & travel abroad with Camp Canada

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Entering it’s 10th year of operation, NYQUEST Camp Canada is the leader in finding summer camp jobs in Canada for individuals from across the world. Their personal approach and commitment to the participant ensures that the right staff are found for the right camp, and each match is the one that works best for both the staff member and the camp. Our …

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Awards & Articles

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Our Awards: 2006 Entrepreneur of the Year 2012 Ontario Camps Volunteer Recognition Award NYQUEST Media Releases February 2014: NYQUEST launches their new interactive Camp Director Portal at the annual Ontario Camps Association Annual Conference. January 2014: Jonathan Nyquist appointed to role of Vice President on the Board of Directors of the Ontario Camps Association November 2013: 2013 Summer Video Yearbook released October 2013: 2014 …

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Summer Camp Life: your day off!

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It is halfway through the summer, and NYQUESTers are working hard dedicated to making  summer an amazing experience for all the campers.  You deserve a break!  But, what to do on your days off? We have compiled some day off ideas from summer camp veterans … here is what’s hapenin’ on those glorious off-days: Chill Out! This underrated activity is …