Open to women 2 years out of high school — traditionally college sophomores and older. This position is residential and is all about working, teaching and living with younger children.
$2300.00, lodging, meals, laundry, and the opportunity to influence the lives of children in the out-of-doors.
General Responsibilities Include:
Being a responsible role model to the campers; providing leadership and supervision during activities and around the camp; working with other staff members to provide a quality experience for all members of the camp community; conducting oneself responsibly when not specifically assigned; and adjusting one's personal habits to the philosophy, policies and ideals of the camp.
Specific Responsibilities Include:
Living and working with and having charge of a group of campers age 7-11; assisting and/or leading Junior Camp trips, activities, programs and special events*; being responsible for table supervision at meals; being flexible, in response to current and emergency situations and to shifts in responsibilities when camp is underway.
The Junior Camp is a unique "camp within a camp" program consisting of four separate two week sessions. The Junior Camp program has a set of age specific activities and trips that are only for Junior campers. There are opportunities to work in the general camp program, but the majority of your responsibilities involve specific Junior Camp activities and programs on the property.