Now Hiring - Young Adult Summer Leaders

Want a chance to have fun while living and working in community?

Work in a collaborative, safe and inclusive environment on the shores of Lake Okanagan where we encourage you to be authentically yourself?

Hone your leadership skills and develop new ones?

If you are between the ages of 18 and 30, this could be the opportunity for you!

Youth and young adult leadership development is an integral part of Naramata Centre’s mission in action. Our Young Adult Summer Leadership Program provides opportunities for young adults aged 18-30 to learn and grow in a paid live-in work setting. Through direct training, mentorship, and supported opportunities to lead, Young Adult Summer Leaders will have a chance to experience a range of functions and aspects of life at the Centre, while learning more about their own leadership and gifts.

In addition to being supported by Centre management, Young Adult Summer Leaders will have access to spiritual, musical, youth development and community-building mentors throughout their time at the Centre.

Our Young Adult Summer Leaders will have the opportunity to rotate through all areas of Naramata Centre operations including programs, community life, office administration, grounds and maintenance, housekeeping and participant services.


Young Adult Summer Leaders will be compensated at a rate of $16/hour. In addition, you will be able to live in community in housing provided by the Centre.

There will be 6 - 8 NEW Young Adult Summer Leader positions available for 16 weeks from May through August 2019.


  • For a copy of the Young Adult Summer Leader Job Description, please email:

  • To apply please send your resume and cover letter indicating: any previous history you have with the Centre and your reason for seeking a Summer Leader position in 2019 to:

Applications close February 17, 2019