Camp Name: Camp Combe YMCA
Camp Location: Putnam Valley, NY
Camp Description: Camp Combe is a YMCA camp located in Putnam Valley, NY. Our camp is set in the Hudson Highlands, about an hour north of New York City.
Sponsoring YMCA: YMCA of Central & Northern Westchester Inc.
YMCA Location: White Plains, NY
Job Description and Required Certifications: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: We are looking for dynamic personalities to become trip leaders for our adventure trip program. This program takes teen ages 11-15 on 3 day and 5 day wilderness camping trips. TRIPS: Cape Cod Maine White Water Rafting MA White Water Kayaking Adirondack White Water Rafting Adirondack Bike & Hike Lake George Sailing MA Horseback Riding MA Aerial Adventure (Hiking & High Ropes) RESPONSIBILITIES: Trip Leaders will be responsible for leading and guiding counseling staff and campers during the trip. It is crucial that our trip leaders are able to make decisions regarding the safety of the group based on weather, trail, rock, or water conditions. Trip leaders must familiar themselves with the trip itinerary and be able to navigate to and from destinations. Effective communication is essential as trip leaders are responsible for continued communication with office staff at Camp Combe, monitoring the health and morale of the group, and safely facilitating all activities that take place during the trip. QUALIFICATIONS: -21+ -College student or grad preferred -Clean driving record -Previous work in summer camp setting -WFA or other first aid -Skills in any below are a plus: backpacking, mountain biking, canoe river travel, white water rafting, sailing, belaying and rock climbing, outdoor cooking
Salary Information: $450-$500 a week. Dates of Employment: 6/12/14- 8/23/14. Weekends free and some weekday evenings, housing available, 1 hour by train to NYC, 15 mins to the Appalachian Trail.
Room and Board Provided: No
How to Apply:
Apply Online: http://www.campcombe.org
Apply By Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Apply By Phone: 845-526-0808
Contact: MaryBeth DeSario
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