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YMCA Camp Duncan

by admin » 30 Jul 2009, 14:50

Camp/Resort Name: YMCA Camp Duncan

Positions Available: Program Staff for Group Services

Location: Ingleside, IL (one hour north of Chicago)

Number of Positions Available: 1-2 Positions

Start Date: August 28th - September 11th

End Date: October 26th - November 13th (depends on visa restrictions)

Position Description:
Group Services Program Staff provide program for our many groups that come to camp in the fall. Training would be provided on activities such as: climbing tower, archery, teams course, and a full outdoor education curriculum. Some days start as early as 8:00am and end with campfire songs at 8:30pm. (not all days are like this though). In the fall season, staff work 6 days and get one day off. Program staff live in our Goodman Center Dorm. There are individual rooms that 3-5 staff live in. Bathrooms are at the end of the hall. Most of our fall staff are international. Pay is based on what is stipulated by Camp America. Must speak English as native language.

Contact Information:
Addie Smits
Director of Group Services
[email protected]
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NJY Camps

by admin » 17 Aug 2009, 14:36

Camp Name: NJY Camps

Positions Available: Ropes staff

Location: Milford PA

Number of Positions Available: 3

Start Date: Aug 21

End Date: Sept 7

Position Description:
Must Be certified. $30 a day minus one day off per week. Hours vary depending on the group that is in camp. More hours on weekends than during the week.

Contact Information:
Anne B. Tursky
973-575-3333 x125
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Club Venture through The Arc of Baltimore

by admin » 17 Aug 2009, 16:02

Camp/Resort Name: Club Venture through The Arc of Baltimore

Positions Available: Camp Counsellors

Location: NorthBay Adventure Camp, 11 Horseshoe Point Lane, North East, MD 21901

Number of Positions Available: 6

Start Date: Sunday, August, 23rd, 2009

End Date: Friday, August 28th, 2009

Position Description:
Orientation starts at 11:00 am, Sunday, August 23rd. This is a sleep over camp. Lodging and food will be provided from the 23rd until the 28th. If staff need lodging outside of these days, accommodations may be able to be arranged. Staff are on duty from 7 am – vacationers go to sleep (usually 10 pm). Pay is $275.00

Club Venture is operated by The Arc of Baltimore, and is located in North East, Maryland (Cecil County) at NorthBay Adventure approximately an hour drive north of Baltimore City. Dates are 8/23-8/28/08 inclusive. Specifically, Club Venture is a vacation experience for adults with intellectual and cognitive disabilities that emphasizes FUN and the meeting of individual needs of vacationers, a wholesome diet, adequate rest & sunshine, and the meeting of old and new friends. The heart of the camp experience is in cabin-group living. The cabin group is an experience in inter-personal relationships which offers an opportunity for each vacationer to discover his/her own individual capabilities.

1. Ensure safety and well-being at all times.
2. Assist in all personal needs of campers (i.e., toileting, dressing, brushing teeth, etc.).
3. Report problems to Cabin/Program Leaders.
4. Assist with and help plan all cabin activities.
5. Try to resolve problems in cabin or program area with Cabin/Program Leader in charge before going to assistant director.
6. Assist Cabin/Program Leader in program area to which you are assigned.
7. Attend all orientation meetings.
8. Participate in opening and closing days’ cleaning and all necessary cleaning throughout sessions.
9. Perform any duties assigned by Assistant Director and/or Director
10. Other duties may be required.

Contact Information:
Hilary Christian
Office: 410-296-2272
Cell: 443-682-1941
[email protected]
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New Jersey Y

by admin » 01 Sep 2009, 11:46

Camp Name: New Jersey Y

One of our staff is looking to hire a pool lifeguard for his complex.

His name is Josh Sanborn. He works our senior programs. Interested waterfront staff can contact him at 561-400-8197. It is for his summer place in the Catskills. Complex called Loch Sheldrake.
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by admin » 01 Sep 2009, 11:51

Activity Leaders needed at Club Getaway!

Set on 300 acres in the beautiful Berkshire Mountains in Kent, CT, Club Getaway is just 90 minutes from NY by car and 2½ hours from Boston.
We are looking for counselors that can be a part of our activity staff.

This position could last up to Oct. 31

For more information please call Leslie Fink at 1.860.927.3664

Make sure to check out our website at:
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Outdoor Education Program Specialists

by Deeps » 31 Aug 2010, 12:49

Camp/Resort Name: YMCA Hayo-Went-Ha Camps

Positions Available: Outdoor EducationProgram Specialists - Teach outdoor education, adventure and high challenge classes to school children from around Michigan. Help with weekend confrence groups.

Location: Central Lake, Michigan

Number of Positions Available: 4

Start Date: September 8

End Date: October 1

Contact Information:
David Yuhaus
[email protected]
(231) 544-5915
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Joined: 12 Nov 2007, 14:00

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