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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! YMCA Camp Matawa serves kids ages 7-17 and strives to provide exceptional programming and enriching life experiences. Major Responsibilities: • Provide support, encouragement, feedback, and be a resource to the counselors. • Conduct program planning and coordination of meetings with counselors. • Responsible for scheduling of camper activities, counselor schedules, and time off • Responsible for the planning and implementation of all camp activities with the Summer Camp Director • In charge of total camp program operation in absence of the Summer Camp Director as assigned or scheduled • Execute excellent communication with counselors, parents, and campers before, during and after camp • Perform such other duties the Summer Camp Director and Program Operations Director shall assign. Qualifications: • 21+ years of age and 2+ years’ experience working at an overnight camp preferred • Lifeguard certified or willing to become life guard certified before summer • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, experience with Microsoft Excel preferred • Exceptional interpersonal skills and ability to build relationships with people of all ages • Experience planning and facilitating activities for large groups • Ability to work as part of a team • Must exhibit the core values of caring, respect, responsibility and honesty 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: $260/week

Room and Board Provided: Yes

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Contact: Christine Wells
161 W Wisconsin Ave Ste 4000
Milwaukee, WI 53203-2607

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