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Working at a Y camp, you'll be a positive role model and help kids learn values, improve personal relationships, become more independent, appreciate diversity and develop into strong leaders.
Working at a Y camp, you'll be a positive role
model and help kids learn values, improve
personal relationships, become more independent, appreciate diversity and develop into strong
Camp Name: Camp Duncan
Camp Location: Ingleside, IL
Camp Description: Since 1921, Camp Duncan has provided safe, quality camping programs for boys and girls ages seven to 15 and Teen Adventure Camps for 15 to 17 year olds. All activities are geared to the developmental level of the campers. Camp Duncan is a co-ed, summer resident camp located near Fox Lake, Illinois, on 278 acres.
Sponsoring YMCA: Camp Duncan YMCA
YMCA Location: Ingleside, IL
Job Description and Required Certifications: JOB SUMMARY: Resident Camp Adventure Director is a SUMMER SEASONAL position. SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for creating, implementing, evaluating, and overseeing teen programs for summer resident camp and assist with ropes programs; includes high ropes, climbing tower and low ropes/teambuilding programs. Develop, implement, and administer diverse and dynamic teen leadership programs. Will assist with in-house trainings and supervision of all adventure/ropes staff. Responsible member of the program staff team and will assist with the training and supervision for the resident camp counselor staff. Also will assist in organizing and implementing all summer resident camp programs. REQUIREMENTS: Must have a High School Diploma or equivalent with prior experience working with youth. Associates Degree preferred. Candidate must demonstrate an ability and skill in ropes, belaying, knot tying and be a certified ropes facilitator. Certification can be obtained at the camp. Experience working with individuals from diverse cultural and economic backgrounds. Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to work in a supervisory capacity. We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. Employment is subject to a background check.
Salary Information: USD $245.00/Wk-USD $260.00/Wk
Room and Board Provided: No
How to Apply: Please Apply Online
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