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Summer Camp Jobs from the American Camp Association Job List for Feburary 15, 2012

February 16th, 2012 · No Comments · Camp Jobs

Summer Camp Jobs from the American Camp Association Job List for February 15, 2012

List of Year-Round Camp Jobs from the American Camp Association from February 15, 2012. Visit the ACA Summer Camp Job Center and find out how the ACA can help you find a job or find employees.

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Alphabetical by state under the following categories:

Activity Specialist = 7
Administration = 26
Food Services = 2
Health & Wellness = 2
Site & Facilities = 4

* New listings = 17

ACTIVITY SPECIALIST

TEACHER – ALABAMA
Nature’s Classroom (www.naturesclassroom.com) at Riverview Camp, an ACA and AEE accredited experiential education center, is now hiring! Teachers (4-year college degree required) facilitate hands-on classes in all academic areas, lead hikes and teach environmental ethics. Activities focus on cooperation, communication, and team-building using group initiatives and the low challenge course. Other activities: canoeing, night hikes, climbing tower, and high challenge course. Staff contracts are seasonal (Spring/Fall semesters) and staff generally works 4-5 day weeks (very little weekend work required). In addition to salary, room and board is provided including: meals, private bedroom, paid training, and use of phone, internet, and washer/dryer. Other benefits include: medical insurance, workers compensation, and a location within a short distance of great caving, climbing, mountain biking, hiking, and whitewater paddling. CONTACT: Adam Goshorn 800.995.4769 or natures@hiwaay.net (ACA Accredited)

WILDERNESS TRIP LEADER – CALIFORNIA
Camp Stevens is seeking 2 Wilderness Trip Leaders. This is an opportunity for an organized leader who enjoys working with people in a wilderness setting to teach basic wilderness skills, and lead in a creative and supportive atmosphere. Responsibilities: Scheduling, planning, leading, and evaluation of 5 off-site trips, including backpacking in the Eastern Sierras, rock climbing in Southern California, and rafting the Kern River. Position runs June 1st, thru August 11th 2011. Requirements: College degree or equivalent experience, 1-2 years wilderness trip leadership, experience staffing and planning week long backpacking trips, WFR, CPR, CA Class B license or willingness to obtain, clean driving record, ability to hike 10 miles a day carrying a 50 pound pack, ability to lead top rope climbing and anchor building, and be comfortable at heights up to 50 feet. Email cover letter and resume to: Abbey Gordon, Associate Director, abbey@campstevens.org, www.campstevens.org, Phone (760)765-0028.

ADVENTURE COORDINATOR – CALIFORNIA
Sierra Nevada Journeys is looking for an Adventure Coordinator (AC) with experience overseeing and managing a challenge course & aquatics areas. The AC is responsible for setting high standards for safety and facilitation for the Grizzly Creek Ranch Campus (GCRC) Challenge Course & aquatics areas. The AC position will be a multi-seasonal position starting in February & running through the end of November Duties: Set high standards for safety & facilitation for the Challenge Course, Set up take down, safety check all elements on Challenge Course, Responsible for documentation, Train incoming staff on all aspects of facilitating challenge course, Hold ongoing training opportunities, Bring in outside inspector to complete routine inspections of course, Perform any necessary rescues on course, Provide support to facilitator during course days and as needed, Evaluate and test facilitators periodically to ensure consistency with staff and safety standards. Send resume and cover letter to: adam@sierranevadajourneys.org. (ACA Accredited)

* SEASONAL EDUCATIONAL FACILITATOR – MICHIGAN
YMCA Camp Eberhart is located on beautiful Corey Lake in Three Rivers, Michigan. The Outdoor Education program is looking for intelligent individuals who are creative, possess a high energy level and have a hard work ethic. Most importantly, we are looking for individuals who love to work with children. We hire intelligent people who can problem solve quickly. We look for outgoing people who can represent themselves and the YMCA well, and who treat our customers with great care and attention. Our Outdoor Education Program serves schools during the fall and spring seasons from Detroit to Chicago. Outdoor Education instructors will facilitate students in grades 4th – 12th by teaching and adapting our educational and teamwork based curriculum. Outdoor Education Instructors will also serve weekend groups ranging from YMCA Indian Guides to Corporate Business Conferences. Activities for weekends and schools include: Archery, Riflery, Canoeing, Kayaking, Rock Wall, High Ropes Course. Salary/Benefits: $250.00 – $275.00 a week, room and board is included. To Apply: Download an application from www.campeb.org and email them to carolyn OR Email Carolyn Grace at (carolyn@ymcacampeberhart.org) for more information. (ACA Accredited)

* OUTDOOR EDUCATION COORDINATORS AND STAFF – MICHIGAN
Outdoor Educators Needed! Wilderness and Environmental Education & Living History and Cultural Education Coordinators and Staff for Spring 2012 (March/April – June 9), longer contracts available for those interested in Summer & Fall. Stipend starts at $300/wk for Facilitators and $375/wk for Coordinating Facilitators! Communal housing available. 1,400 Acres with 2 lakes, 5 High Element Challenge Courses, 1860’s Pioneer Replica Town. Must have at least 12 months of experience teaching outdoor education or in the education field with a passion for the outdoors. Along with providing great learning moments and a customer service attitude, basic animal care and group set-up is required. For full job descriptions please request at outdooreducation@tamarackcamps.com. To apply please send us a resume and cover letter at outdooreducation@tamarackcamps.com. (ACA Accredited)

* RECREATION DIRECTOR – NEW YORK
Woodridge, NY, USA. Our Catskill Mountains NY resort seeks outstanding candidates in resort recreation. We prefer a team player who enjoys a position of significant responsibility, in a small business geared to high quality service. Responsibilities include daily activities and themed events for children and families, and supervisory support for staffing, snack bar, lifeguards, front office, and general park supervision. The goal is recreation excellence in customer service, programming, staffing, cost control and revenue generation. Must be able to stand, bend, lift, carry supplies, and participate fully in various physical activities. Requires reading, writing, math and computer skills, valid driver’s license, and prior supervisory experience. Professional training or degree in recreation is preferred. Salary: $28,000 – $35,000. Negotiable based on experience. Individual health insurance benefit now, retirement benefit after 2 years. Please respond to: nyyogi@aol.com.

* RESIDENT CAMP PROGRAM DIRECTOR – WISCONSIN
Located in Burlington, Wisconsin, the Director coordinates & directs the use of YMCA Camp for summer resident camp, summer day camp, all family programs, camp store, conference groups & other groups and programs. Coordinates summer camp marketing. Scope of Responsibilities: Responsible for overseeing adventure/challenge/high ropes activities; recruiting, hiring, training, & supervising part-time and/or seasonal staff that are needed to facilitate camp programs within assigned departments; budget & for achieving revenue goals and for controlling expenses; marketing of camp programs. Requirements: Bachelor’s degree & previous YMCA resident camp experience. Must have supervisory experience. Previous training & experience in high ropes courses and adventure/challenge programs required. Willing to work a flexible schedule to include nights & weekends. This position is required to live on site. Candidates must apply online: https://careers-ymcachicago.icims.com/jobs/3660/job. (ACA Accredited)

ADMINISTRATION

* (SEASONAL) THREE POSITIONS (VL/AD/MF&G) – CALIFORNIA
“We are all a little weird and life’s a little weird, and when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall in mutual weirdness and call it love.” Dr. Seuss. Time: can be end May–>August, or tack on April and September. Positions: Village Leader (8-13 female); Assistant Director; Master of Fun & Games. Small camp (95 campers), extremely successful, nonprofit, longest staff training in the country (3.5 weeks), & extensive development before camp and during it. Camp Augusta offers over 140 different activities, numerous unique evening programs, creative cabin activities, and innovative “Playstation” period. We operate on a structure of flat hierarchy, consensus and intention with every action. Call us up, skype over virtual coffee, put your feet up, say howdy. :-) Have a fantabulous day, thanks for reading, namaste. www.campaugusta.org / 530-265-3702 (ACA Accredited)

OUTDOOR PROGRAM DIRECTOR / CAMP DIRECTOR – CALIFORNIA
Provide leadership, direction and support to the design, development and delivery of progressive outdoor programs intended to help participants gain developmental assets that will broaden their personal growth, enhance their understanding and relationships with each other and increase their connection and appreciation to the environment. Collaborate on short and long range plans for Council-wide and regional outdoor program services. Direct a GSNorCal day camp or resident camp program. Responsible for effective overall camp program management within GSNorCal guidelines and objectives. Will recruit, hire and supervise camp staff employees and/or volunteers. Will collaborate with Council staff members to promote the program and assist with recruitment of camp attendees. Seasonal Camp Director positions also available. For more information and to apply: http://camprocks.org/staff_apply.html, contact us at camp@girlscoutsnorcal.org or call 408-287-4170 ext 4001. (ACA Accredited)

DIRECTOR OF COMMUNITY PROGRAMS – CALIFORNIA
Sierra Nevada Journeys is a forward moving, rapidly expanding Nevada/California non-profit educational & community based organization. We provide experiential science, leadership, outdoor education and recreational programs. We are looking for an individual with experience managing and delivering special needs, environmental, leadership and recreational programs. This is a wonderful opportunity for a camp professional looking for the next step in their career. The Director of Community Programs shall support the mission of SNJ’s Grizzly Creek Ranch Campus in all areas of Campus programming. The qualified candidate will competence in all areas of program management & delivery and will be directly responsible for ensuring attending summer and weekend groups groups & participants outcomes are met. Salary $30,000 to $36,000 DOE Full time Exempt Position. On site housing is not provided. Send resume, cover letter To johnny@sierranevadajourneys.org. (ACA Accredited)

* PROGRAM DIRECTOR – CONNECTICUT
Small private coed Resident Camp seeking dynamic Program Director. Seasonal position from mid June to late August. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, camper scheduling, staff scheduling, overseeing program areas, staff supervision, special events, evening activities and CIT program. Candidate should possess a strong work ethic, good organizational skills, high creativity and a fun personality. Send email and resume to kate@greenwoodtrails.com. (ACA Accredited)

AREA DIRECTOR – DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
Area special needs representative sought to manage monthly school year weekend programs and assist in local camper recruitment. Ideal candidate will have a background in camping and/or recreation, experience with children with attention issues (AD/HD, Aspergers, NVLD), resourceful programmer, self-starter, and entrepreneurial spirit. This is an opportunity to join with a premier special needs camping organization. Summer position(s) possible as well. Compensation BOE and tied to enrollment. Questions and resumes to geneb@summitcamp.com. (ACA Accredited)

* EQUESTRIAN DIRECTOR – ILLINOIS
Seeking dynamic equestrian professional with excellent people and horse skills. Successful applicants must have no less than 2 – 3 years of related experience, strong work ethic, and excellent communication, listening, and organizational skills. Please send resume to dan.king@ondessonk.com. For a complete job description with benefit information, please visit http://ondessonk.com/index.php/about-us/employment. Camp Ondessonk is located on 983 amazing acres adjacent to the Shawnee National Forest of Southern Illinois. E/O/E. Thank you. (ACA Accredited)

* CAMP DIRECTOR – INDIANA
Waycross Camp, a program of the Episcopal Diocese of Indianapolis, located in the beautiful hills and forests of Brown County, Indiana is looking for a Camp Director. The program runs for six weeks serving 300-400 campers and has two weeks of staff training. The position is full time during June and July and has part time responsibilities during the winter and spring months. Program includes decentralized program group activities, spiritual formation activities, camp outs and large group events. The staff team is approximately 25 people with sessions of 60 to 80 campers. Previous camp administration or similar experience is required along with a Bachelors level or higher educational experience. Contact Van Beers, Executive Director at 812 597-4241 or at director@waycrosscenter.org. Visit www.WaycrossCenter.org for more information on our program. Fax to 812-597-9241 (ACA Accredited)

PROGRAM DIRECTOR – INDIANA
General Function: Under the direction of the Executive Director of the Ruth Lilly YMCA Outdoor Center, the Program Director will be responsible for living on-site and overseeing the daily management and leadership of all Resident Camp programs, participants and staff and oversee non-summer programming, including but not limited to environmental education and groups and conferences. Know How: Requires a bachelor’s degree in Child Development, Recreation, Elementary Education, Environmental Studies or related field, or its equivalent in work experience, and 2-4 years previous experience with the YMCA or a similar agency is vital to the success in this position. Hiring Salary Range: $32,286-$40,357. Deadline to Apply: February 2, 2012. Send cover letter with resume/application with 3-5 professional ref. to: YMCA-615 N. Alabama St.- Suite 200, Indianapolis, IN 46204 OR e-mail to: jobs@indymca.org with PROGRAM DIR-RLYOC in the subject line. Visit our website at www.indymca.org. (ACA Accredited)

* CAMP DIRECTOR – IOWA
United States, Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa, Camp Director, Location: Camp Joy Hollow, Westfield, IA. Join our team and experience Adventure, Excitement, and Leadership! Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa seeks a camp director to oversee camp operations ensuring the delivery of high quality outdoor events and programs. Provides year-round on-site direction and administration of an ACA accredited resident camp to meet the needs and interests of today’s girls; promoting the Girl Scout Leadership Experience. The successful candidate must possess a BA degree in a related academic discipline or equivalent experience preferred with two years in camp supervision, recreation and youth oriented programs. Certified or ability to become certified in CPR/First Aide, Lifeguarding, Certified Pool Operator, and as a Challenge Course Facilitator. Excellent planning, organizational, interpersonal, problem solving, and written and oral communication skills. Great motivational and leadership skills a plus! Girl Scout experience strongly preferred. Please send cover letter and resume to HR@gsiowa.org (ACA Accredited).

* DIRECTOR OF AUXILIARY PROGRAMS – MASSACHUSETTS
Fay School Director of Auxiliary Programs. Beginning immediately. The Director of Auxiliary Programs develops, implements, and oversees non-tuition, revenue-generating programs utilizing the physical and human resources of Fay School in support of the School’s mission. The Director will run Fay’s summer Day Camp and hire, supervise, and evaluate other seasonal program managers and staff. In addition, the Director will supervise Fay’s After School Clubs program and manage facilities rentals. The position reports to the Director of Finance and Operations. This is a year-round, full-time position with benefits. Qualified candidates must possess a bachelor’s degree (master’s preferred) and should have five to seven years of administrative leadership experience in a non-profit setting as well as experience working with children. He or she must have excellent written and oral communication skills. The position requires top-notch organizational skills. www.fayschool.org for more info.

DIRECTOR OF AUXILIARY PROGRAMS – MASSACHUSETTS
The Director of Auxiliary Programs is responsible for creating, marketing and overseeing programs running outside the school day including before and after school, summer, vacations and weekends. The summer program includes athletic, arts, academic, extra-curricular camps and trips. The After School program includes the REACH program (Recreation, Enrichment, and Art for Children), Homework Club, and after school classes. Facility rentals focus mainly on the athletic fields and gymnasiums. This is a 12-month position . Start date is flexible. Qualifications 1. Experience working in summer camp programs and with elementary/middle school children. 2. Self-starter who is eager to take the program to the next level. 3. Experience in marketing and designing marketing materials. 4. Ability to direct many projects at one time and must have strong organizational skills. For more information go to www.brookwood.edu. Send cover letter and resume to tmurphy@brookwood.edu.

PROGRAM MANAGER, TEEN LEADERSHIP PROGRAM – MISSOURI
The Wyman Center is a youth development program based in Eureka, MO. Our mission is to enable teens from disadvantaged circumstances to lead successful lives and build strong communities. We are currently looking for a Program Manager. The Program Manager is a member of the Wyman Teen Leadership Program (TLP) team. Responsible for coordinating and managing the curriculum, activities, and staff of the residential summer program for Leadership Classes 1, 2 & 3 (rising 8th, 9th, and 10th graders), as well as, coordinating year-round activities with the team’s Program Managers in order to create a seamless seven year experience for participating teens. The successful candidate must be available and willing to live on-site during the Summer Program sessions. We require that applicants for the position have a BA in social work, youth development, education or a related field. A master’s degree is preferred. Additionally, we require a minimum of 3 years residential experience in program design and delivery with at least 2 years of youth experience. Qualified candidates should visit our website at www.wymancenter.org where you can review Wyman’s mission and vision and programs, upload your resume, and complete an online application. Questions? Email us at HR@wymancenter.org (ACA Accredited)

* MANAGEMENT TRAINEE – NEW HAMPSHIRE
Our Management Training program is for young adults or new-to-the-field professionals with a desire to begin a career in the YMCA, Residential Camping (900 campers), Outdoor Education, Adventure Track, or Educational Travel Program (we take 8 trips, 500 students on tours of historic Boston, Washington DC, etc.) wanting to get more experience in a variety of areas. This is a program to train new professionals in all aspects of the Cheshire YMCA. This program provides hands-on experience in management within the YMCA and Leisure Services industry. Besides our core programs we emphasize administration, budgeting, organization skills, and communications. Each Management Trainee will be assigned and lead projects, assist managers, and perform administration duties. Stipend for 9 to 12 months is around $10,000 with room and board (during the season) included. International applications will be accepted. For more information contact Rory Doyle at rory@cheshireymca.org or 603-352-0447. (ACA Accredited)

PROGRAM DIRECTOR – NEW HAMPSHIRE
Program Director: Live and work in an outdoor paradise. Small camp for low income New Hampshire youth seeks MacGyver. This position will develop camper follow-up programs during the off season; market rentals and summer programs; participate in fundraising activities; and help make the summer program second to none. This is a new position for the organization and will involve marketing, public speaking, daily program operations, staff scheduling/supervision and camper management. Must have dynamic, high energy personality with a desire to share and promote the camp experience. Candidates need to have proven success in camp management and a clean driving record. Applicant must be passionate about working in a summer camp environment, have the ability to supervise and manage staff, be quality-oriented, and a self-starter. $25,000-$29,000 DOE Cover letter and resume sent to pchristnacht@coppercannon.org. www.coppercannon.org (ACA Accredited).

SUMMER CAMP DIRECTOR/ YOUTH SPORTS FACILITY MANAGER – NEW JERSEY
Looking for exceptional individual to join us as the Camp Director for our day camp, Camp SAM (ages 2-14), and also manage our Youth Sports Programs-full-time position. As Camp Director you will be responsible for all aspects of the summer program, communication with parents and outside liaisons, coordinating ongoing training of staff, and the health and safety of all campers and staff. As Youth Sports Facility Manager, you will design and implement youth sports programs, and oversee the general management of the facility. Applicants must be 21+ years old and have a strong background in day camp experience (3+ years supervisory level) as well as youth development and staff management experience. Must possess a 4 year degree in related field, or equivalent experience, be highly, motivated, organized, self-reliant and fun. Must have strong communication and group leadership skills, and demonstrate organizational, staff and project management abilities. www.sportsandmorefun.com. Please submit cover letter and resume to trastelli@sportsandmorefun.com.

* VILLAGE DIRECTOR – NEW YORK
The New York YMCA Camp is seeking a qualified individual who will be responsible for the administration and operation of safe and quality programs for youth. The Director must ensure qualified staff are recruited, trained, supervised and retained. He/she is also responsible for marketing all resident summer programs. Housing provided. Resp: Assist in planning and managing fiscal operation. Establish and enforce YMCA Camp safety and risk management procedures and staffing policies. Manage fiscal aspects of program supplies. Coordinate training and certification of staff. Assist with coordination of weekend retreat groups as needed. Qual: BS in Recreation or related field required. Min. of two yrs of exp. in camp administration, large group programming, working with diverse groups of young people, staff development, budget development and management. Program marketing exp. desired. If qualified, please send your resume and cover letter to lfraccio@ymcanyc.org or to: New York YMCA Camp, Attn: Leanne Fraccio, 300 Big Pond Road Huguenot, NY 12746. EOE – DRUG FREE WORKPLACE. (ACA Accredited)

RETREAT AND ADULT VACATION CENTER COORDINATOR – NEW YORK
Berkshire Hills Emanuel Camps is an independent not for profit Jewish cultural organization that operates a 250-bed, co-ed summer camp, as well as a 100-unit motel-style senior retreat summer program, on the 600 acre site in Copake, NY, 2 hours from NYC. In addition, the site is utilized for retreats and programs by outside groups pre- and post- camp season. Retreat and Adult Vacation Center Responsibilities: Create marketing materials. Build list of mission appropriate organizations for retreat prospecting. Recruit participants. Hire, train and supervise staff. Supervise all aspects of retreat and AVC operations. Evaluate current program and modify program as needed to attract today’s and tomorrow’s senior population. Physically reside on campus during the retreat and camp season (May – October). To Apply: Please e-mail resume, cover letter and salary history to Adam Weinstein at adam@bhecamps.com. Salary commensurate with experience. Winter office. (ACA Accredited)

ASSISTANT CAMP DIRECTOR – NEW YORK
Berkshire Hills Emanuel Camps seeks an assistant director for its 250 bed coed children’s camp in Copake, NY. Berkshire Hills’ mission is to raise independent, caring and reflective children in a warm Jewish cultural environment. The Assistant Camp Director will work with the Director to create a positive camp culture with camper-centered staff. Responsibilities of the Assistant Director: Physically reside on campus during the camp season, typically from June through August. Staff hiring, training and supervision. Camper recruitment. Program design and development. Serve as a member of the Berkshire Hills leadership team. Support the leadership of Berkshire Hills Adult Vacation Center and Retreat programs. To Apply: Please e-mail resume, cover letter and salary history to Adam Weinstein at adam@bhecamps.com. Salary commensurate with experience. Winter office. (ACA Accredited)

SEVERAL LEADERSHIP POSTIONS – TRANSPORTATION, REGISTERING & PROGRAM – NEW YORK
A prominent Westchester NY Day Camp, we are seeking talented camp professionals – including up-and-coming professionals – for several potential Year Round and/or Partial-year positions. Roles may include: – Transportation Director – Registration/Tours/Parent Communication – Innovative Program Design – Other Leadership Roles. Our camp is in an exciting phase where we are re-examining our traditional roles and strategies, and looking to add 1-3 outstanding contributors who wish to pursue careers in camp. If interested, please send your resume and contact information to campjobny@gmail.com. (ACA Accredited)

RESIDENT CAMP DIRECTOR – NORTH CAROLINA
Girl Scouts Carolinas P2P council is seeking a qualified director for Camp Pisgah in Brevard NC. Qualifications: Bachelors degree, knowledge of youth programming, with an emphasis in outdoor education / nature studies. Proven ability to plan and organize. Valid Driver’s license and state required proof of insurance. Ability to relate well to girl and adult audiences. Honest, strong work ethic, solution oriented and possess a positive attitude. Good communication skills, both oral and written. Belief in the purpose, values, and mission of Girl Scouts of the USA and the Girl Scouts Carolinas P2P council. Ability to work in the outdoors, which includes regular exposure to heat & humidity during resident camp. This job is currently classified as seasonal but upon a successful 2012 camping season will turn into a full time position with benefits, and year round on-site housing. For a full job description, or to submit a resume and cover letter please send it to krichards@girlscoutsp2p.org. (ACA Accredited)

* SPECIALTY CAMP MANAGER – OHIO
Lead Camp Joy’s efforts for our medical specialty programs. Build strong relationships with local hospitals, medical associations and youth and families with medical conditions. This role is responsible for programming year-round, staffing summer programs, supervising staff, managing a large budget, and creating life changing experiences for our guests. Please submit resumes to connieholbrook@camp-joy.org. SALARY: Competitive based on experience BENEFITS: Health Insurance, Retirement, On-site Housing

DAY CAMP DIRECTOR – OREGON
Camp Fire Columbia is seeking a culturally competent and responsive Day Camp Director for the 2012 season. The position begins with part time hours in January and is full time from June to September (temporary). The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated success in supervising employees, creative programming, and knowledge of health and safety practices in a day camp setting. Day camp experience strongly encouraged but not required. Bi-lingual and/or multi-lingual encouraged to apply. Please visit our website for a full job description: www.campfirecolumbia.org (Click the Get Involved tab on the home page, select Employment at left menu.) Compensation: DOE To apply: send cover letter, résumé, and 3 professional references to hrrus@hotmail.com. NO PHONE CALLS, Please. Equal Opportunity Employer – Employment decisions are made without regard to race, age, religion, color, gender, gender identification, martial, vet or sexual orientation, or any other classification protected by law. (ACA Accredited)

OUTDOOR PROGRAM COORDINATOR – PENNSYLVANIA
The Outdoor Program Coordinator is responsible for developing and implementing council wide programs with an emphasis on an 8-week Summer Sleep Away Camp. The coordinator will serve as on onsite camp director during the summer months. • Plans/assists with designing, developing and directing all functions of the summer camp program; including troop adventure camp and family camp weekends. • Assist in the development and implementation of short-term and long-term strategies to increase overall usage of council camps. • Responsible for supervision of other special outdoor programs as they develop. • Supports or assists troop adventure camp and other specialized camp programs offered by the council. • Administers summer staff evaluations and performs reviews midsummer and end of summer. Please visit our website at http://www.gshpa.org/aboutus/careers.html to view a complete job description. To apply, email resume and cover letter to careers@gshpa.org. (ACA Accredited)

EXPEDITION INSTRUCTOR – SOUTH CAROLINA
The program combines a unique opportunity to educate children in marine biology. We are hiring instructors to work at the Sewee Coastal Retreat Center (in Awendaw right outside of Charleston, SC) where we teach our Expedition Sewee program. You will be trained to master lesson plans for six marine science classes including marine life, salt marsh and barrier island beach studies. We work with students from 2nd to 8th grade and instruct in day and night programming. This program runs for 3 days and 2 nights with each group. In addition, we also facilitate team initiatives and games. We are looking for applicants that have a strong background in marine biology and love working with kids. Pay Rate: $500 – $550 bi-weekly with room and board included on-site. Dates: February – May 2012 with summer opportunities available. If interested, please email your resume and references to Chelsey Repokis at ccalzad@clemson.edu. EOE.

ASSISTANT CAMP DIRECTOR – BOYS’ DIRECTOR – TEXAS
We are passionate about our mission to help all campers grow into the champions they are meant to be. To do this, we find committed and focused individuals and then invest our time and energy to make them the best team possible. Camp Champions was founded in 1967 and is a family-owned, co-ed camp with a ten week season featuring two-week and three-week terms. We are looking for a high-energy person to fill the role of Boys’ Camp Director. The Boys’ Director will play a role in all facets of camp, from marketing and hiring to programming and execution. The ideal candidate would have experience in these areas, but above all else would have passion for working in youth development and a desire to lead. If this challenge appeals to you, please send an email to Jonathan Shirley at jshirley@campchampions.com (subject line “Boys’ Director”) with your resume and your thoughts. (ACA Accredited)

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR – WASHINGTON
Assistant Director/Year Round. Looking for someone with a heart for God’s work in the community and a lifestyle that reflects Sound View’s mission “God’s Kingdom First.” The Assistant Director will help develop, recruit and train staff and then manage summer camps, off- season conferences, and program activities for guest groups. The Assistant Director will run Sound View’s Challenge Course and oversee other camp activities – Waterfront; Paintball; Archery, Arts and Crafts, etc. They will also be responsible for overseeing the maintenance of program equipment and facilities. Application Information: www.soundviewcamp.com Phone: (253) 884-9202. E-Mail: “info@soundviewcamp.com” (ACA Accredited)

FOOD SERVICES

* ASSISTANT FOOD SERVICE DIRECTOR – NEW JERSEY
YMCA Camps of Medford is looking to hire a full-time 9 month Assistant Food Service Director. This position works with the Food Service Director to prepare a healthy, menu for our customers from start to finish (preparation, cooking, serving, cleaning, ordering, receiving and budgeting) in an open style institutional kitchen. Responsibilities also include supervising the daily routine in the kitchen, maintaining a clean and sanitary work environment, supervising, training and evaluating kitchen staff and larger daily, weekly or monthly projects. Must be able to maintain high health and safety standards for the kitchen and dining hall. Qualifications: The position requires a minimum of 18 years of age, and a minimum of an Associates Degree in Culinary Arts, or a minimum of 5 years experience in institutional cooking. This position also requires a current or recently expired ServeSafe certification. Good pay & benefits. Please contact Jason Ostroski at jason@ycamp.org or 609-654-8225. (ACA Accredited)

HEAD CHEF – NEW YORK
Large residential summer camp in the Catskills seeks experienced Head Chef to manage entire food service operation. (Salary, meals, laundry, and accommodations provided.) Please send resume and salary requirements if you meet the requirements below to catskillscamp@gmail.com. Responsibilities: Manage the daily operations of the camp food and dining service including coordinating activities between the kitchen and dining room. -Oversee the inventory and ordering of food, equipment, and supplies and arrange for the routine maintenance, sanitation, and upkeep of the camp kitchen, its equipment, and facilities. Qualifications: Experience in institutional or large food service setting. Knowledge of and experience in food service: ordering, inventory, budgeting, food preparation, buffet serving, cleaning, and institutional kitchen equipment. Must hold SafeServ Certification. Should be knowledgeable of food allergies and special dietary restriction. Should be “campy”, friendly, and outgoing. (ACA Accredited)

HEALTH & WELLNESS

NURSING DIRECTOR – CALIFORNIA
The Painted Turtle, a year round camp for children with chronic and life-threatening medical conditions, has an opening for a full time Nursing Director. The position of Nursing Director is an opportunity for a uniquely qualified and experienced pediatric nurse. California Nursing License, PALS, and ACLS will be required prior to/upon hiring. Primary responsibilities include: *Assist medical director in development of the camp year-round medical program, standards, policies and procedures. *Medication and medical supply procurement, inventory, storage, disposal. *Medical center organization and management. *Recruit, interview, select, orient, supervise and evaluate volunteer and paid nursing staff and allied health professionals. *Provide direct care to campers, families and staff under physician’s orders. Please contact: Dr. Gina Jansheski at ginaj@thepaintedturtle.org. (ACA Accredited)

MEDICAL DIRECTOR – WASHINGTON
CAMP KOREY SEEKS A MEDICAL DIRECTOR. Camp Korey is a member of the Association of Hole in the Wall Camps. Camp Korey serves children with serious and life-threatening medical conditions through year-round therapeutic recreation. The emphasis at Camp Korey is always on fun and acceptance—treatment remains in the background as much as possible—but comprehensive medical support is essential to successful operation. Camp Korey is seeking a Medical Director to oversee the medical care of each camp participant throughout the year. A key responsibility of the Medical Director is to provide a safe, organized, and responsible system of medical care to each camper as he or she experiences the joys of our camp program, supervise seasonal medical staff/volunteers, and to help oversee the day to day operations of our medical center (alongside the nursing director). Please contact Camp Korey for a full job description, and for more information about our programs. Camp Director, Cora Weed: cweed@campkorey.org. Visit our website: www.campkorey.org.

SITE & FACILITIES

* FACILITIES MANAGER – ARKANSAS
Facilities Manager (For Immediate Hire). The position requirements include: previous experience in facilities maintenance, construction or related field(s); good organizational and people skills; good communication skills, including personal, written and telephone. Preference will be given to applicants with previous construction experience, and experience in a supervisory capacity. Qualified applicants will have training in construction/facilities management or a related area; computer skills including AutoCAD, word processing, spreadsheet and data management. Contact Debbie Priddy at 870-867-4131 or debbie@campozark.com. (ACA Accredited)

RESIDENTIAL PROGRAMS FACULTY – CALIFORNIA
Sierra Nevada Journeys is looking for professional instructors with experience working with students. Residential Programs Faculty (RPF) will be a multi-seasonal position. All of our classes are hands-on science based. RPF will be responsible for leading a trail group of 15 students through a variety of classes for the week as well as facilitating large and small group activities, leading meals, and running a night programs. Become a part of a staff that is committed to providing outstanding outdoor education. The key duties of the RPF will be: Facilitate high quality standards based educational both day & evening, Work with teachers & site staff to ensure all residential programs run smoothly, Keep running inventory of all supplies needs for programs, Deliver and organize student assessments & other assorted paperwork, Act as “on call” staff and nightly cabin checks as assigned, Act as school liaison when multiple schools are on site, Revise and develop innovative curriculum. Send resume and cover letter to: adam@sierranevadajourneys.org. (ACA Accredited)

* SITE MANAGER – MISSOURI
Two positions available for Site Manager. Supervises camp properties by performing guest services; property development and building, grounds, and equipment maintenance; works with volunteers, and provides site security by residing at the camp location. Housing provided at no cost to employee. Postition requires a valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record and a criminal background investigation for all individuals over the age of 18 residing on the camp property. High school or equivalent with three to five years experience in property management including skills in basic carpentry, electrical, plumbing, mechanical systems, construction, land and grounds maintenance. Must be able to provide excellent customer service and work effectively with volunteers. Email resume to: katewottring@girlscoutsksmo.org or mail to Girl Scouts of NE Kansas & NW Missouri, 8383 Blue Parkway Drive, Kansas City, MO 64133. (ACA Accredited)

* VICE PRESIDENT OF RECREATION & SPORTS – OHIO
You will oversee the operations, administration and management of our year-round Camp Cheerful programs. We offer a variety of programs: therapeutic horseback riding, high ropes course, adapted sports, and residential, day and weekend camps. Responsibilities: • Supervision of 14 year round employees and 90 seasonal staff members • Develops, implements and monitors budgets and fiscal plans • Participates in fundraising, promotion and public relations • Represents the camp at public events and volunteers to speak to service organizations • Develops and maintains relationships with camp sponsors • Promotes safe work habits. Qualifications: -Bachelor’s degree, -Minimum of 5 years of camp administration, -Flexibility to adapt to demanding summer camp schedule, -Experience with children and/or adults with disabilities. For consideration, please email resume to carole.shaull@achievementctrs.org. (ACA Accredited)

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