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Camp Name: Camp Jorn YMCA

Camp Location: Manitowish Waters, WI

Camp Description: Camp Jorn is located in the beautiful north woods of Wisconsin and sits on over 70 acres overlooking Rest Lake, surrounded by the Northern Highland State Forest. We offer traditional camp experiences for children 8yrs-16yrs. Our mission is for all who engage in Camp Jorn YMCA experiences to recognize and develop value in themselves and in the world around them. At camp, we want our campers to get a chance to unplug from the world and learn what it means to be caring, honest, respectful, responsible, and grow as a person. We have been operating since 1953, and are celebrating our 60th anniversary this year! We welcome you to join our CJ family.

Sponsoring YMCA: Camp Jorn YMCA Inc.

YMCA Location: Manitowish Waters, WI

Job Description and Required Certifications: With direction and guidance from the Camp Director, this Assistant Director will supervise and support all counselors and junior counselors. The primary purpose of this position is to strengthen Camp's ability to ensure counseling staff are skilled and committed to building positive relationships with the campers assigned to their cabin. This Assistant Director will offer ongoing training, education, and support to each cabin group on a daily basis and will create written evaluations after each session. Requirements: 3-5 years of camp leadership or youth development experience. Abilities in organizing and supervising staff and campers in various camp activities. Knowledge of a wide variety of group games and initiatives that promote teamwork, group challenges, positive play, and adventurous challenge for kids and staff. Desire and ability to work with children outdoors. Good character, integrity and adaptability, enthusiasm, sense of humor, patience, and self-control. Current CPR & First Aid certification.

Salary Information: Weekly rate based on experience and qualifications. Starting at $500/wk from June - Mid August, room & board included.

Room and Board Provided: Yes

How to Apply: Please fill out the online application found on the staff page (link below) and provide 3 references - form also found on the staff page.

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Apply By Phone: 715-543-8808

Contact: Dennis J Lipp
1164 N Friberg Ave
Fergus Falls, MN 56537-1580

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