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Camp Ouareau - an organization that pairs concrete learning opportunities, with unique leadership responsibilities in order to provide staff with career building skills that they can take with them, even after the summer is over.

Join an amazing team to have an unforgettable experience.

Click here to apply!

The Fine Print: We accept applications from any person who identifies as female. Camp Ouareau is an all-girls, French and English residential camp. If you do not have at least working knowledge of both French and English, then we might not be the right place for you. Try checking out the OCA and ACQ job boards!



Leadership Team
June 5th to August 25th

Activity Heads
June 13th to August 23rd

Assistant Activity Heads, Ressource Staff, Crew
June 18th to August 23rd


Gabrielle Raill

Passionate about girl empowerment, team building, and leadership, Gabz takes the lead in our staff hiring  and training, and guides the daily problem-solving opportunities among staff and campers alike.

Jacqui raill

Jacqui recently celebrated her 40th year at Ouareau. As owner and Executive Director, she maintains a strong hands-on involvement in the day-to-day running of camp.

Heidi turcotte

A great strategist, Heidi brings her business background to help recruit our staff and coordinate our different special projects and programs.

Steph Zipkin

A student in business administration, passionate about the outdoors and hiking, Stephanie strives to build a creative, positive and inclusive environment for staff members. 


Charlotte Trudel-Bourgault

From Blainville, Québec, Charlotte has 4 years of camp work experience. After studying in Trois-Rivières for a year in medical biology and as an interest student, she is in her second year at Université de Montréal, working towards a Bachelor’s degree in international studies. She is passionate about anything that happens outdoors and ways to enjoy it in a sustainable manner!


Chloe Holmquist

Originally form California, Chloe currently lives in Montréal, Québec. She has 4 years of camp work experience. She is going into her third year of studies to complete a Bachelor of Arts with a major in honours English Literature and a minor in religious studies at McGill University.  She spent a semester studying in Ireland and she is passionate about knitting as many scarves as she can and discovering the origins of strange words in the Oxford English Dictionary!


Laurence Potvin

From Montréal, Québec, Laurence has 3 years of camp work experience. She currently is a first year student in the Doctorate of Medicine and Master of Surgery program at McGill University.  She is passionate about biking everywhere she goes, during the summer and winter!


Matisse Gauthier

: From Mont-Tremblant, Québec, Matisse has 5 years of camp work experience. She currently is working towards a Bachelor’s degree in disaster and emergency management at York University and she just spent a year studying abroad in Croatia! She loves exploring the outdoors, especially mountains and discovering new places, and cultures.


Myriam Rouleau

From Montreal, Québec, Myriam has 4 years of camp work experience. She is currently working towards a Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design at Université du Québec à Montréal. She is passionate about all things outdoorsy, whether it is going on long canoe trips or escaping the city for a weekend on a ski or a hiking trip!


Sophie Austin

From Toronto, Ontario, Sophie has 6 years of camp work experience. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in French studies from Glendon College, York University and is currently in her final year of Teacher’s College. She is passionate about travelling and went on two academic exchanges, one in France and one in Germany.