An Insight Into the Best Summer Ever in Canada

You have now heard of how my summer camp journey started with NYQUEST, now it’s time to find out what it’s like once you get to summer camp!   My summer camp placement was at Camp Northland on the beautiful shores of Moose Lake in the Haliburton High Country of Ontario. I was lucky enough … Continue reading “An Insight Into the Best Summer Ever in Canada”

NYQUEST Camp Canada: The Application Process

Firstly, I would like to introduce myself! My name is Kerrie, I am 24 years old and a maths teacher in Devon, England. I will be regularly blogging about my journey to a Canadian Camp this summer, from applying to returning, to give others more of an insight into the whole experience!   Why I … Continue reading “NYQUEST Camp Canada: The Application Process”

The Summer Camp Journey with NYQUEST

The dreams of a Canadian summer came true in 2013, with the amazing staff at NYQUEST helping to bring that dream to reality.   From the first contact to the ongoing support provided throughout my summer, NYQUEST ensured that everything was in place to make sure I had the best summer ever! When my first camp … Continue reading “The Summer Camp Journey with NYQUEST”

Inspiring change, One Canadian Summer Camp Placement at a Time: Celebrating International Women’s Day

This, is for the camp counsellors who stay up late at night comforting a camper who misses home; this is for the camp director who juggles the needs of their staff, campers, parents, and families above their own; this is for the activity instructor who notices the shy campers, the ones who don’t quite fit … Continue reading “Inspiring change, One Canadian Summer Camp Placement at a Time: Celebrating International Women’s Day”

The Value of Travelling & Working Abroad

NYQUEST Camp Canada is an international summer camp staffing organization dedicated to offering the valuable, lasting experience of working abroad. Here are some of the main advantages that we know:   Employers pay attention to international work experience on a resume. Value is definitely added to your educational and professional qualifications through working abroad, and … Continue reading “The Value of Travelling & Working Abroad”

Use a Summer Camp Placement Agency Or Go Alone?

Why is it still important to use a summer camp placement agency when sorting out a work abroad experience at a summer camp in Canada?   The internet has made organizing your own travels and finding a job much easier.  Many individuals try utilizing the internet to sort out their work abroad experience at a … Continue reading “Use a Summer Camp Placement Agency Or Go Alone?”