SEASONAL OVERNIGHT CAMP COUNSELOR
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Camp Name: Camp Matawa

Camp Location: Campbellsport, WI

Camp Description: Overnight Camp

Sponsoring YMCA: YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee Inc.

YMCA Location: Milwaukee, WI

Job Description and Required Certifications: YMCA Camp Matawa is looking for outstanding role models to work at camp with children in an outdoor setting. YMCA Camp Matawa is a fun, safe place where kids experience a wide variety of camp activities such as: horseback riding, canoeing, fishing, crafts, climbing, archery, and swimming- just to name a few! Major Responsibilities: • Assume full responsibility for all the campers in your cabin 24 hours a day, besides from assigned time off. • Committed to making a positive impact in the lives of the kids we serve through teaching and participating in activities, social skills, and other aspects • Provide kids ages 7-17 exceptional programming and enriching life experiences through planning and executing activities. • Be a role model to campers and staff! Qualifications: • Must be at least 18 years of age; one year of college education is preferred • First Aid and CPR certified before the start of staff training • Must be able work outdoors for the majority of the day • Requires participation with and leadership of youth in a wide variety of physical activities; requires the ability to traverse the campgrounds on a frequent basis throughout the day • Must exhibit the core values of caring, respect, responsibility and honesty • Good communication skills are required; must be able to interact with campers • Able to work as part of a team • Willing to become lifeguard certified Benefits: Excellent benefits include free membership and discounted YMCA child care and other programs. The incumbent will exhibit the core values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility in all aspects of their work with the YMCA

Salary Information: $230/week

Room and Board Provided: Yes


How to Apply:

Apply Online: https://apply.ymcamke.org

Apply By Phone:

Contact: Christine Wells
cwells@ymcamke.org
161 W Wisconsin Ave Ste 4000
Milwaukee, WI 53203-2607

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