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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 Pinewood
Camp Location: Twin Lake, MI
Camp Description: Traditional but up-to-date, Camp Pinewood features 16 cabins on a private, spring-fed lake, with every activity from sailing to horseback riding. The camp is nestled in the heart of the Manistee National Forest near Muskegon, Michigan. Its convenient but remote enough to ensure that everyone enjoys the natural beauty of the camps 200-acre facility.
Sponsoring YMCA: Camp Pinewood YMCA
YMCA Location: Twin Lake, MI
Job Description and Required Certifications: Camp Pinewood is a diverse co-ed summer resident camp program located in Western Michigan and serving campers aged 5-17 primarily from the Chicago area. Staff are required to attend all pre-camp trainings and commit to the entirety of camp season June-August. Additional employment opportunities are available before and after these dates. Summary Teen Program Coordinator works closely together with Full-time staff to oversee all aspects of the teen resident camp program. The Teen Program Coordinator will ensure the general health and safety of campers. Is part of the Program Coordinator team and their respective areas and will lead the oversee all aspects of Teen Leadership programs, including CIT, LIT and Special Events as assigned. Responsibilities: Coordinates adn facilitaes the operation of Teen Leadership program. Assists in staff training; Supervises teen participants and provides them regualr written and verbal feedback. Maintains cleanliness and safety of campers, facilities and equipment. Maintains YMCA, ACA, and State standards and ensures compliance with requirements. Develop and implement training and lessons in leadership and camp counseling skills and knowledge Plans and leads service learning projects. Develops special events and activities as assigned Provide campers with a positive and wholesome role model. Requirements: High School graduate and at least 21 years of age. Two years of college preferred. Experience in camping and teen programming. Knowledge of basic leadership principals. Good moral judgment. Obtain prior to and hold valid certifications in CPR, First Aid, and AED throughout employment term. Widerness First Aid preferred. Supervisory experience preferred. 21 years of age, clean driving record, and willingness to learn how to drive 14 passenger mini bus preferred. We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. Employment is subject to a background check.
Salary Information: USD $225.00/Wk-USD $250.00/Wk
Room and Board Provided: No
How to Apply: Please Apply Online
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