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Jujy 31, 2015

The following are current year-round job openings in the U.S.
(or seasonal openings longer than just May – August)

To place a job opening on Year-Round Jobs @ Camp, visit www.ACAcamps.org/jobs/yrjc

Alphabetical by state under the following categories:

Activity Specialist = 31
Administration = 21
Food Services = 8
Health & Wellness = 1
Site & Facilities = 2
Outside of Camp/Not Camp Related = 2

* New listings = 32
Total listings =
65

 
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ACTIVITY SPECIALIST

*GROUP LEADER/INSTRUCTOR - ALABAMA
Project American Life (P.A.L.) is seeking energetic, caring professionals to work with young people in a residential camp setting. P.A.L. is held at YMCA Hargis Retreat near Birmingham, AL and is an exciting, hands-on, minds-on civics & character education fieldtrip for students in grades 5-6. Group leaders are primarily responsible for 10-12 students & use various interactive games and general cooperative learning techniques to make American History come alive & to help instill a sense of gratitude, value, & purpose - all while having fun in the great outdoors. Leaders also facilitate large group activities & lead follow-up discussions. The program is 4 days/3 nights each week (usually Tues-Fri) with no overnight responsibilities for P.A.L. staff. Staff housing, training, & most meals provided. Paid positions, internships, & volunteer opportunities available. Program is seasonal. Fall season runs September through November. Training begins late August. Call or email resume: 256.454.2204 / emily@projectamericanlifealabama.com / www.projectamericanlifealabama.com

PROGRAM NATURALIST/INSTRUCTOR - ALABAMA
Program Naturalist/Instructor- the YMCA Camp Cosby Outdoor Education Program is now hiring for the fall season: September 1st- December 11th 2015. Job Duties: Under the general direction of the Outdoor Education Program Director is responsible for the general welfare, safety, and supervision of students. Program Instructors lead/teach curriculum based programs, to further the mission of the YMCA through educational activities for our students. Successful candidate(s) must be at least 19 years of age and obtain CPR/AED/First Aid/Redwoods certifications upon hire. Pay rates are daily and range from $45-$60 per day based on experience. Onsite housing is provided and meals are included when groups are here. Degree in education, recreation, related field, or equivalent experience preferred with the ability to teach and lead program activities. This position requires living on site. Housing is provided. Physical ability to lead and interact in group activities and perform related physical skills including: standing, hiking and/or climbing for long periods of time outside. Apply by July 31st, send resume to Michael Morriss at mmorriss@ymcabham.org EOE

*AMERICORPS COUNSELOR - ARKANSAS
Pfeifer Kiwanis Camp is accepting applications for male and female counselors to begin in September 2015 until July 31, 2016. Pfeifer Camp is an educational, residential camp for at-risk youth ages 8-14. The Alternative Classroom Experience, has won local, national, and international awards, and was named a national Exemplary Substance Abuse Prevention Program. Our director was named as a Champion of Change by the White House. AmeriCorps Counselors must live at the camp from Sunday evening through Friday afternoon each week, are responsible for up to 10 campers in a cabin, lead them in all camp activities, tutor in the classroom and serve as parents, teachers, friends and mentors to their campers. Applicants 21 or older are preferred but exceptions are possible. Applicants must be U.S. citizens to serve in AmeriCorps. Benefits: Living allowance of $12,100, free room/board, 100% health care, and a $5,550 scholarship. Call Binky at 501-821-3714 or email binky@pfeifercamp.com. (ACA Accredited)

NATURALIST - CALIFORNIA
Under direction of the Program Director, the Naturalist works with the field teaching team to plan, prepare, and implement an integrated science curriculum in a residential setting. This curriculum emphasizes basic principles of conservation biology, fosters environmental awareness, emulates YMCA core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility and is aligned with the California state framework and the next generation science standards. • Incumbent must be certified in Community CPR and First Aid • Strong human and public relation skills required • Ability to communicate effectively and professionally with students, staff, teachers, and parents • Must have good decision making skills, and the ability to work both independently and as a member of a team. • Ability to manage group sizes between 20-250 students • Requires a background in natural sciences, environmental and recreational activities; familiarity with outdoor education and teaching techniques used in the outdoors. • Must have general knowledge of needs and behavior of school age children. Contact Stacey Otlin at sotlin@ymcasv.org. (ACA Accredited)

OUTDOOR EDUCATION INSTRUCTOR - CALIFORNIA
Pali Institute is a growing outdoor education program located in the San Bernardino Mountains of Southern California. We are seeking enthusiastic educators with a strong work ethic to join our rigorous, fast-paced, and fun outdoor education program. We strive to be an excellent educational supplement to classroom-based curriculum, and are proud to be a WASC (Western Association of Schools and Colleges) and AEE (Association for Experiential Education) accredited organization. At Pali we use our unique outdoor setting to teach students the wonders of science, environmental ethics, outdoor skills, teambuilding, and leadership. Most weeks, instructors teach an activity group during the day and take on the role of cabin instructor during meals and at night. During cabin time, instructors can customize the students’ experience, gearing activities towards sharing personal passions like music, art, or adventuring out to play games on an exploratory hike. Instructors at Pali gain a uniquely diverse set of skills, knowledge, and experiences that will influence future success. For more information contact Emily Hill at hiring@paliinstitute.com or 909-867-5743

PROGRAM INSTRUCTOR - OUTDOOR EDUCATION - CALIFORNIA  
YMCA Camp Marston is seeking Outdoor Educators for the upcoming Fall and Spring seasons in beautiful Julian, Ca. We are located approximately 1 hour from downtown San Diego. Educators are responsible for teaching science classes, overnight supervision of up to 24 students, developing individualized classes and for creating a positive environment for personal development of students. Pay is $60-64/day with full medical and dental benefits available. Room and board is provided. If interested, please visit camp.ymca.org or email rjames@ymca.org. We look forward to hearing from you! (ACA Accredited)

*RECREATION LEADERS/SPECIALISTS - CALIFORNIA
Recreation Leaders & Specialists will develop, organize, and conduct enrichment programs for youth in grades kindergarten to 8th grade. Enrichment programs can include arts & crafts, sports, games, science/nature, video/photography, cooking, and more. Recreation Leaders & Specialists may also be responsible for assisting at special events and substituting in other areas of The Ranch’s recreation program areas when necessary. Most work hours are between 11:00am-5:00pm, August to June, Monday thru Friday. There is occasional evening and weekend work. Weekly hours vary between 25-35 hours/week. These positions are eligible to work full-time during the summer at one of The Ranch’s summer camps. COMPENSATION: Salary/Wage: $14 - $20/hour; DOE Sick Leave: 3 days/calendar year; eligible for use after 90 days of employment. Vacation: 20 hours annually; eligible for use after six months of employment. More information is available on our website at www.TheRanchToday.org. To apply, please complete an application from our website or submit a resume & three references to the Assistant Recreation Director, Sherry Burchert at 600 Ned’s Way, Tiburon, CA 94920 or email . Position is open until filled.

FALL PROGRAM STAFF - COLORADO
Camp Shady Brook YMCA is looking for passionate hardworking individuals to join the shoulder season program staff team. Applicants should have a genuine interest in working hard to further the mission of The Pikes Peak YMCA, by creating programmatic opportunities that are comfortable, safe, inclusive, and relevant to our camper’s needs and abilities. MINIMUM CRITERIA FOR CANDIDATES: At least 18 years of age. Ability to provide safe and effective programming while working with youth. Willingness to work as a part of a staff team. Previous experience working with youth. Previous experience facilitating challenge course programs preferred. Previous lifeguarding experience preferred. Previous experience providing outdoor experiential education. Demonstrates characteristics of: emotional maturity, integrity, dependability, having a positive attitude. Be a leader and role model to campers while demonstrating the 4 core values of caring, honest, respect, and responsibility. If you are interested to work in the beautiful Colorado Rocky Mountains at Camp Shady Brook please apply at https://www.ppymca.org/careers/job-openings or email your resume to mbowers@ppymca.org. (ACA Accredited)

OUTDOOR EDUCATION INSTRUCTOR - INDIANA
YMCA Camp Potawotami is looking for individuals interested in becoming an Outdoor Education Instructor with a start date of August 16th and an end date of October 26th, 2015. YMCA Camp Potawotami primarily serves 4th-6th grade students from Indiana that come to camp for a day or overnight visit. OE Instructors teach a variety of classes including wetlands, lake study, rock climbing, low ropes, team building, Native American life, pioneer life, survival skills, canoeing and owl study classes during the day and run living history programs, night awareness and campfire programs in the evenings. OE Instructors will also work with weekend retreat guests to help facilitate recreation and leadership opportunities. OE Instructors receive $310/week plus food and housing. Qualifications: Candidates must be friendly, comfortable in the outdoors, and able to teach 1 hour classes to groups of ~15 students. Candidates must be at least 18 years old. Compensation: $310/week plus food and housing. Apply Online: http://www.fwymca.org/careers (ACA Accredited)

OUTDOOR EDUCATION PROGRAM INSTRUCTOR - INDIANA
Do you have a passion for the outdoors? Do you want to share that passion with over 6000 children per year? Flat Rock YMCA Camp is searching for Outdoor Education professionals. Flat Rock Outdoor Education serves schools from Indiana and surrounding states! Our 240 acre facility is home to a Fen wetland, real rock climbing, and the gorgeous Flat Rock River. Candidates should be a minimum of 18 years old and have a high school diploma, or its equivalent, and a related degree and/or equivalent experience with youth/families in recreational or educational settings is preferred. Current Lifeguard Certification or the ability to acquire is a plus. CPR and First Aid certifications will be part of staff training and are required by the start of programming. Our pay rates are daily and will depend on experience. Housing is provided as well as prepared meals when there are groups and a stocked staff kitchen during down times. For questions or more info email Bobby at bthomas@indymca.org. Apply by visiting Visit here to Apply Also check out our website at www.flatrockymca.org. (ACA Accredited)

PROFESSIONAL OUTDOOR INSTRUCTOR - INDIANA
6 month job opportunities: Bradford Woods, Indiana University’s Outdoor Center, is located in the American Heartland in South Central Indiana. We are surrounded by rolling hills, limestone bluffs, deciduous forests and miles of waterways. Indiana is central to great outdoor adventures with over 25 state parks, World-renowned climbing in nearby Red River Gorge, amazing backpacking in The Hoosier National Forest and miles of mountain bike trails. Come visit Indiana and spend some time working in the great outdoors at Bradford Woods. We have a 2500 acre natural playground to be shared with youth and adults alike. We are continuously hiring outdoor professionals who are eager to teach children about the outdoor environment and to facilitate team building programs. We have been offering programs for over 60 years and specialize in state-based curriculum. We seek candidates who love the outdoors and have skills in teaching children, leading trips, and working at summer camps. We seek academic backgrounds such as recreation, environmental and adventure education, resource management, biology and much more. Complete job descriptions can be found at https://www.bradwoods.org/about-us/employment/. Send resume and cover letter to mjwills@indiana.edu (ACA Accredited)

SPECIALIST, ADVENTURE EDUCATION - INDIANA
Immediate opening for a Specialist focusing on Adventure Education (AE) - at Bradford Woods, Indiana University's Outdoor Center. This position is responsible for program coordination of all AE programs including some facilitation, maintenance of challenge courses and equipment, training and supervision of instructional staff and daily risk management of the program area. This position is competitive with a weekly stipend of $300 and free room and board (meals while working with programs). Bradford Woods is located on an outstanding 2500 acre property. Use of program equipment on personal time, WiFi (somewhat limited), fitness room, and a beautiful backyard all available for your use. Background and experience in challenge course management, facilitation, supervision of staff, and certifications in CPR, Wilderness First Aid, and lifeguard preferred. For more information, visit www.bradwoods.org/about-us/employment. Please send a cover letter and resume for immediate consideration and an interview. Based on the timeframe, international candidates are not currently applicable. Contact Melanie mjwills@indiana.edu or 765-342-2915 (ACA Accredited)

*INTEGRATED EDUCATION INSTRUCTOR - MICHIGAN
Integrated Education Instructors will facilitate experiential and character based curriculum for local area schools throughout our 3-5 day residential programs. Positions are available during the Fall (September to mid-December) and Winter/Spring (late January to late May). Sherman Lake YMCA Outdoor Center delivers life-changing experiences through the discovery of the great outdoors, skill development and building healthy relationships. We are located on 365 acres of forested woodland and waterfront in Augusta, MI. Our ACA Eleanor Eels Award Winning Integrated Education Program serves over 5,000 students each year. The IE Program's collaborative, positive and student centered approach helps each student find success both academically and socially. Applicants must be 18 years or older, available Monday through Friday, days and overnights. Salary range is from $50-$60/day including room, board and YMCA membership during time of employment. Staff training begins August 31st, 2015. To apply visit: http://www.shermanlakeymca.org/cmsAdmin/uploads/Employment_Application-Sherman_Lake_YMCA.pdf  or contact Karen Christopherson, Associate Camp Director with questions (269.731.3041, karenc@ymcasl.org) (ACA Accredited)

*OUTDOOR EDUCATION FACILITATOR - MICHIGAN
Tamarack Camps Outdoor Education is seeking seasonal residential facilitators whose primary responsibility is delivering extraordinary experiential education programming! Strong candidates must be able to provide a positive learning experience in any environment while utilizing and developing knowledge of the following subject areas: Wilderness, Science, Adventure, and Cultural/Historical programming. A “can do” attitude is required! Minimum Requirements: 1 year of experience in an outdoor education setting and American Red Cross First Aid/CPR certification (on-site training available.) Additional Qualifications: Hardworking, flexible, and a self-starter. American Red Cross Lifeguard and/or ACCT Practitioner certification is a bonus! Must have full availability and be able to live on camp for the duration of contract. Fall positions beginning in August. Opportunities for advancement into supervisory roles and multi-season contracts are available for negotiation. From $300/week for Spring/Fall seasons, communal housing included. Please contact outdooreducation@tamarackcamps.com for more info, full job description or to submit your cover letter, resume, and three references! (ACA Accredited)

OUTDOOR EDUCATION INSTRUCTOR - MICHIGAN
Teach, live, learn, and play in southwest Michigan! The Battle Creek Outdoor Education Center, Clear Lake Camp, is seeking male instructors for our fall season, September 8 - December 4, 2015. Lead team building activities, ecology lessons, and outdoor skills classes for 2 - 5 day 5th & 6th grade residential school camp. Emphasis on science (science!!), team work, problem solving, & social skills. Instructors rotate through dormitory supervision every 2 - 3 weeks, with daytime off while on dorm duty. Requirements: Bachelors degree, experience working with children, background check & drug screen. Camp and/or teaching background, especially with urban students, preferred. Compensation: $70/day first season, full season housing in private cabin or room, meals during training & when groups are in camp. Off-season housing plus spring & summer work available. More info at www.clearlakecamp.org Questions? Call us at 269-721-8161! To apply, send cover letter, resume, and references to Bettina Hasty, oeccoordinator@battle-creek.k12.mi.us

OUTDOOR EDUCATION NATURALIST - NEW JERSEY
The Outdoor Center at YMCA Camp Mason seeks individuals for hands-on field positions that directly involve teaching and leading groups of students in outdoor, environmental and recreational activities. Duties include planning and teaching classes to groups of students 10 - 14 yrs old; supervising outdoor recreation activities; assisting with curriculum development and planning; leading hikes; and when needed, assisting with cleaning and preparation of camp facilities. Requirements: Degree in Environmental Science, Education, or related field; must be comfortable outdoors and familiar with outdoor recreation and natural sciences; capable of supervising children; some knowledge of at least 3 key curriculum subjects. First aid, CPR and Lifeguarding will be needed - we provide training and certification. Stipend paid for seasonal contract of $300-$320 per week plus room and board. Evening program work pays an additional $15 per hour. Fall season is August 26th - November 22nd 2015. Option for continued employment through Spring and Summer for exceptional staff. To apply, submit resume and cover letter to Alison Fisk, Outdoor Center Director at alison@campmason.org or 23 Birch Ridge Road, Hardwick, NJ 07825. Website: www.campmason.org (ACA Accredited)

YEAR ROUND PROGRAM SPECIALIST - NEW JERSEY
Easter Seals New Jersey - Camp Merry Heart seeks year round program specialists to join in our rich history of providing year round recreational programs for youth and adults with a variety of disabilities and special needs. As a program specialist, you’ll join our growing team and support in running all our programs and providing support to our campers during our year round programs which include Camp Respites, Hotel & Travel Programs, Outside Rental Groups and special events. With the support of per diem staff you’ll develop and implement adaptable activities, you’ll provide supervision of campers, assisting with personal care/ADLs and activities as needed. Applicant must have a minimal of 1 season of previous camp leadership experience, passion/experience for supporting individuals with special needs and disabilities. Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to Todd Thompson, Director of Camping & Recreation at tthompson@nj.easterseals.com . (ACA Accredited)

OUTDOOR EDUCATION AND HIGH ROPES INSTRUCTOR - NORTH CAROLINA
The Penn 4-H Center is seeking instructors for our fall program season: August 17 - November 20, 2015. We provide day and overnight programs to elementary, middle, and high school students on our 220 acres located in the beautiful piedmont region of North Carolina. Staff provide instruction for programs in environmental science and cultural history, facilitate ground initiatives, team challenge course and high ropes course elements, as well as provide leadership for GPS based programs. Mostly 5 day work weeks with some weekend work required. This includes day and evening programs but no overnight supervisory duties. Applicants should be 21+ and have a bachelors degree in a related field. Previous camp experience a plus! Individuals must have a love for working with kids, an interest in experiential education, enthusiasm for hard work, and a ton of patience! COMPENSATION: $270/week plus private room in staff house and most meals provided when working. TO APPLY: Send cover letter, resume, and contact info for 3 references to Kyle Shillinglaw, Education Director, 804 Cedar Lane, Reidsville NC 27320 or preferably by email to kyle_shillinglaw@ncsu.edu. Check us out online at bjpenn4h.org or call 336-349-9445 for more info. (ACA Accredited)

OUTDOOR EDUCATION INSTRUCTOR - NORTH CAROLINA
• Provide leadership and guidance for the summer camp, outdoor education and conference programs. • Provide an enjoyable experience for each guest that provides growth and development opportunities. • Set a good example in promptness, manners, language, appearance and health. • Set a good example in respect and care for facilities and grounds. • Work with the Outdoor Ed Director to create a strong daily program: a program with a focus on safe- fun. • Visit branches, camp fairs and home shows to promote our summer camp programs. • Work with the Outdoor Education Director to lead the staff to provide a strong, educational program for the school groups. • Assist the Outdoor Education Director in developing new program options and lessons that meet state curriculum. • Provide support to the Conference Camp Director by working with Conference groups. • Host weekends and provide strong programming when needed on weekends. • Market all programs to guest, support the alumni effort and annual giving campaign. • "Helping people reach their God-given potential in spirit, mind, and body. Submit Application or Resume to: Letha Lineberry YMCA Camp Hanes1225 Camp Hanes Rd. King, NC 27021 l.lineberry@ymcanwnc.org (ACA Accredited)

OUTDOOR EDUCATION INSTRUCTOR - OHIO
Nature's Classroom at Ohio FFA Camp Muskingum is seeking enthusiastic, fun, and talented individuals excited to work with young people in our outdoor education program for the Fall 2015 season. The season runs from mid-August until November 20, 2015. Our Outdoor Educators lead groups of students in activities including day and night hikes, nature center tours, team building activities, hands on classes, our living history program, as well as contribute to evening programs, meals, and general program execution. Applicants should have a sincere interest in young people and BA/BS or experience working with children. Individuals from all major areas of study are encouraged to apply. Salary is $260/week, $75/month health insurance stipend, room and board. Interested individuals should contact Jody, Nature's Classroom Director, ffa.camp.muskingum@gmail.com or 330.627.2208. For more information about Ohio FFA Camp Muskingum visit us at www.ffacamp.com or on Facebook. (ACA Accredited)

*AT-RISK FIELD INSTRUCTOR - SOUTH CAROLINA
Located in the mountains of upstate South Carolina, Camp Ghigau serves male adolescents, ages 13-18, referred by the Department of Juvenile Justice. These boys have been termed status offenders. The program will work with a maximum of 28 boys at a time. The primary educational goals for the program: behavior modification, improve study skills and create a passion for learning. From social skills training to recreational activities, we work with these boys in hopes of enabling them to trust, grow and lead. Staff will have flexible work schedules, and there will be many chances to pick up trainings and experience that add to an instructor’s knowledge. Qualifications include: BA or BS in Outdoor Education, Adventure Programming, Social Sciences, Youth Development or other related field is preferred and experience working with at-risk students preferred. Applicant must demonstrate teaching skills and the ability to implement creative “hands-on” teaching methods, as well as, be willing to sacrifice, adapt and work hard as part of a team pursuing an objective. Send resume and personal references to Jonathan Blackwell at jblack9@clemson.edu.

OYDP FIELD INSTRUCTOR - SOUTH CAROLINA
The Outdoor Youth Development Program (OYDP) is located at Camp Bob Cooper on the shores of Lake Marion. OYDP works with expelled or suspended students from the county school district. The program focuses on behavior modification and incorporates problem solving skills, interpersonal and intrapersonal awareness, outdoor skills, high adventure, science, outdoor education, and experiential activities to teach and improve behavior. The school runs on a regular schedule with the students arriving by bus in the mornings and picked up in the afternoon. Develop and teach classes in specified areas (such as high adventure, personal development, tripping, etc…). Be actively involved in all program activities, leading and participating in evening recreational and instructional times and multi-day trips and activities. BA or BS in Outdoor Education, Adventure Programming, Math, Science, English, Social Studies, or other related subjects is preferred. Experience teaching at-risk students preferred (behavior or learning differences). Salary: $500 - $600 twice a month plus room and board and a sickness/accidental insurance plan. If interested contact Candice Heatherly at ceharpe@clemson.edu.

*LEGACY FELLOWSHIP I - TEXAS
Let us invest in you so you can invest in others. Our one year Legacy Fellowship provides an in-depth experience with our premier Christian camps. This internship for recent college graduates provides growth in the areas of work experience, community, leadership and ministry in a Christian camp setting. You spend nine months with our Retreats and Activities Departments, receiving Ropes and lifeguard certifications in order to run outdoor activities and with our School Programs Department leading Outdoor Education and leadership programs. In the summer, you serve in the Dallas area as leaders in our Launch (Day) Camps. The program also equips you to effectively apply Biblical leadership principles in ministry opportunities. These principles are learned through regular community and family night functions, mentor relationships, and a focus on developing specific spiritual disciplines. The Legacy Fellowship is a full-time, salaried position with benefits and on-camp housing. Sky Ranch offers a compensation package that includes base salary, medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, STD & LTD coverage, a retirement plan; PTO and paid holidays. Find information and an application at www.skyranch.org/jobs. (ACA Accredited)

*LEGACY FELLOWSHIP II - TEXAS
Let us invest in you so you can invest in others! The Legacy Fellow II internship is a unique two year position at Sky Ranch that is both a staff position and a ministry training program. Sky Ranch pays the cost of your enrollment in one of ten Master’s degree programs through Dallas Baptist University. This two year position conducts Outdoor Education instruction during the non-summer months and serves as site manager for our Dallas Launch (Day) Camps during the summer. Secondary work responsibilities will include experiences in a variety of settings within the organization including retreats, marketing, curriculum development, activities design, recruiting, and various other areas. The program is designed to develop ministry professionals who will continue their careers in camping, church ministry, schools or any other children, youth and family based organizations. You will develop your professional resume, gain practical work experience, and develop personally and professionally as a Christian leader. You must be able to live in our group housing on camp. This is a full-time internship with great salary and benefits. More information about job requirements and how to apply can be found at www.skyranch.org/jobs. (ACA Accredited)

*OUTDOOR EDUCATION INSTRUCTOR/NATURALIST - TEXAS
Collin County Adventure Camp seeks highly motivated Educators with a love for the outdoors and teaching for its outstanding Outdoor Education program. Collin County Adventure Camp is located on 430 acres of plush forest and Blackland prairie just 15 minutes northeast of McKinney, TX and serves thousands of elementary school students from the 22 districts in Collin County and beyond. Duties: Leading trail lessons and activities such as: Lake Ecology, Canoeing and Fishing, Prairie Ecology, Man and Environment, Forest Ecology, Orienteering, Outdoor Living Skills, Archery, Conservation Projects, Low Ropes and Living Texas History. Hands-on education at its finest! Other Duties: Evening programs, program maintenance, school visits, professional/peer development, field trips throughout north central Texas, regional conferences, minor construction projects, weather watchers, sustainable program development, community involvement, staff training, school meetings and teacher workshops. Become a better teacher while healing the social landscape. It's a lot of fun as well!$300/wk to $325/wk. Residential Outdoor Education at its finest! Housing and meals provided. amassingill@ymcadallas.org  (ACA Accredited)

*PROGRAM FACILITATOR - TEXAS
Variety's Peaceable Kingdom is a non-profit retreat that empowers children with special needs through our environmental education (school), weekend retreat, and summer camp programs! We are looking for an energetic, fun, and organized individual to join our small full-time staff! Qualified applicants will have a Bachelor's degree, preferably in a related field. You must be able to pass a drug and background check. Variety's Peaceable Kingdom is open year-around and we are looking for a full-time staff member to live on-site and work with our school programs and weekend programs throughout the year, and work with summer camps from June-August. The Program facilitator will have the opportunity to run and expand our animal/nature program, so experience and desire to work with animals is a must. Pay is competitive, benefits and housing are included, and every day out here is something different and exciting! For a full job description or to email a resume and cover letter, email Laura Nickel, program director at lauran@varietytexas.org with the subject "Program Facilitator". Additionally you can call 254-554-5555 with questions. We are looking to fill the job soon so please send info by August 21, 2015. Can't wait to meet you!

*PROGRAM INSTRUCTOR - TEXAS
Camp For All is now accepting applications for Program Instructors. Program Instructors will play a vital role in helping our campers discover life. After completing our primo staff training, duties will include: Hosting campers, volunteers, guests and groups. Teaching a wide variety of program activities (archery, paintball, canoes, challenge course, teambuilding, team sports, photography, nature, bikes and much more). Facilitating our epic night activities. Maintaining program areas and equipment. With this position, room and board will be provided along with a weekly stipend. The right applicants will be a great mix of hardworking, outgoing, creative and all around rad. Some experience in camping or youth development would be stellar, but not needed. The Fall season runs from Sept 1st - Nov 25th.  Camp For All is a unique, barrier free camp working in partnership with other non-profits to enrich the lives of children and adults with challenging illnesses or special needs and their families throughout the year. For more information please email Jessicah at jholloway@campforall.org. If interested, please find our Program Instructor application on our website http://campforall.org/joinourteam/ (ACA Accredited)

*CHALLEGE COURSE FACILITATOR - VIRGINIA
We are looking for responsible, caring, and committed young adults interested in furthering the 4-H mission through safe and thoughtful challenge course programming. Individuals who are energetic and enjoy working in a collaborative partnership with each other and the challenge course manager are welcome to apply. Time will be spent facilitating, training, general course maintenance, record keeping, and working with youth and adults. Prior challenge course experience is helpful but not required. Applicants must be energetic, enthusiastic, accountable, and be able to work independently and collaboratively. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, hold current CPR and First Aid Certifications, and be able to work active days outside in the elements. Benefits include a fast paced, stimulating work environment, resume-building experience, and lodging on-site. Position is seasonal, from mid-August through mid-November. The NOVA 4-H Center is looking to hire immediately, so please send Avery Born an updated resume at aaborn@vt.edu or call her at 540-635-7171. (ACA Accredited)

PROGRAM SPECIALIST- WISCONSIN
Edwards YMCA Camp in East Troy, WI is seeking Program Specialists for the 2015-2016 school year. Program Specialists should be outgoing, hardworking, and highly motivated people who have their sights set on a career in the Camp or Outdoor Education field. The position places a strong emphasis on Environmental Education, High Adventure, Outdoor Recreation, and Teambuilding Programs. While programming is the primary focus, staff will also gain valuable experience in all facets of camp operation including maintenance, housekeeping, and office administration. Candidates should be willing to work a busy schedule, be capable of working with a diverse guest base of both children and adults, have a passion for teaching in and about the natural world, and have a positive attitude and enjoy having fun! Season begins August 10th and runs until June 14th, 2016. Salary of $572 paid bi-weekly; meals provided during programs; shared housing provided. Full job description at www.campedwards.org/staff/employment-opportunities Send your resume, cover letter and 3 references to Mike Rutenbar mrutenbar@campedwards.org and Steve Cummins scummins@campedwards.org (ACA Accredited)

YOUTH ACTIVITIES COUNSELOR - BAHAMAS
This is a Shipboard Role. Responsibilities: Interact with/supervise children ages 3-12 in entertaining environment. Provide set-up, clean-up and support during facilitated activities onboard and on Castaway Cay. Clean youth spaces; uphold USPH standards.  Greet guests; could assist with check in/out process. Prep food trays for children. Facilitate activities to groups, requiring use of a microphone. Ensure secured programming policies are followed. Help with island rentals, beach set-up/clean-up, and activities on Castaway Cay. Comply with company policies/procedures, and ship rules/regulations. Participate in Emergency Duties. Basic Qualifications: Minimum 2 years recent experience in a high-volume, fast-paced recreational/camp setting with children. Ability to command attention of large groups. Be at least 20 years of age. Be able to speak, read and write fluent English. Willingness to live and work onboard ships. Be able to work a 7-day, 70-84 hour week with limited time off. Adhere to Disney appearance guidelines. Agree to share a cabin. Preferred Qualifications: • Schooling in recreation, education, or related. Bi-lingual in Spanish and/or Portuguese. Experience working with special needs children. US Residents can apply by contacting Sixth Star at: mary@sixthstar.com Canadian Residents can apply by contacting Cast-A-Way at: nicola@cast-a-way.com

BEACH FRONT RESORT SEEKS LIFEGUARDS/ACTIVITY STAFF - NORTHERN MARIANAS ISLANDS
Would you like your next job to be working at a beachfront resort hotel? Would you like to take hotel guests on snorkel tours? Play beach volleyball with them? Play with their children in Kids Club? Teach them how to ride our Point Break wave machine? Work with a multi-cultural international staff? Pacific Islands Club Saipan has been giving outgoing and energetic individuals the experience of a lifetime for more than 20 years. A chance to work and live abroad. An opportunity to apply your customer service and recreation talents and learn new skills along the way  We are looking for a special few to join our program for the next six months. Amazing benefits package awaits for the right individuals (shared onsite housing, meals, full medical, air transportation from your place to ours, hourly wage and overtime pay! PIC Saipan is looking for experienced lifeguards, activity staff, Kids Club coordinators and entertainers all rolled into one. Are you ready for the adventure of a lifetime? Email glenn.policare@picsaipan.com for an application package. Resort information can be found at www.picresorts.com. APPLICANTS MUST HAVE VALID PROOF TO WORK IN THE UNITED STATES AND POSSESS A VALID US PASSPORT FOR TRAVEL. Groups will be starting in August and September so apply today!!!

 

ADMINISTRATION

*MEMBER CUSTOMER DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST - UNITED STATES - WESTERN
The American Camp Association, a long-standing, national nonprofit association is seeking a Member and Customer Development Specialist to serve and develop the association’s membership in the western U.S. This position will work virtually from the employee’s home office as part of a larger team. Candidate Qualifications:  Camp director experience preferred.  Bachelor’s degree required or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Motivated, self-starter capable of managing workload remotely  3+ years of experience as an employee or volunteer in a sales oriented environment; nonprofit organization experience preferred.  Sales and business development experience that includes prospecting, cold calls, and closing sales.  Proficient in establishing, maintaining and expanding a membership base.  Experience building and engaging a diverse community.  Multi-lingual preferred. Ability to work standard business hours of Mountain Time and Pacific Time zones, as well as some weekend and evening hours. Must be able to travel regularly including by air and must have a valid driver’s license. For more information about the American Camp Association, please visit: www.acacamps.org ACA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For a more detailed description CLICK HERE. Please send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to hr@acacamps.org

PROGRAM DIRECTOR - ARIZONA
Tonto Creek Camp (TCC) a nonprofit providing educational and leadership programs for youth is seeking a Program Director. TCC provides programs for youth at its residential camp facility (Payson, AZ.) and at schools throughout the state. One of TCC’s major initiatives is in the STEM Centered Outdoor Education area. TCC is growing rapidly and changing the lives of our youth throughout the state. The Program Director must be passionate about servicing youth. Experience in education with some emphasis in outdoor education is preferred but not a requirement. Must have the ability to multi-task, work with schools arranging educational sessions, teaching, directing our Educational Field Instructors and developing programs. Location: Must spend time at the residential camp. TCC does provide housing at the camp but could live in Payson or commute from Phoenix. Please contact us at: tom@tontocreekcamp.org

CAMP PROGRAM MANAGER - CALIFORNIA
Hidden Villa is a private, nonprofit organization with over 70 years of history that uses its farm, wilderness and the surrounding community as the context for teaching and learning while emphasizing environmental education and social responsibility. Our mission is to inspire a just and sustainable world through our programs, land, and legacy. Hidden Villa Summer Camp works to bring youth together from different racial and economic backgrounds and engage them in experiential education on social and environmental justice while promoting multicultural understanding. The Camp Program Manager works collaboratively with Camp Administration for the preparation and implementation of the Summer Camp program. The Program Manager has special responsibilities in the area of staff recruitment, development and management. During the summer, the Program Manager lives on-site. The Program Manager supports Youth Development program activities during the fall and winter months. Please visit our website http://www.hiddenvilla.org/about-us/jobs-at-hidden-villa for more information about our program and a complete job description including application process. (ACA Accredited)

*DIRECTOR OF EDUCATIONAL CONTENT & MACHANE KACHOL LAVAN - CALIFORNIA
Job Purpose: Director of Educational Content & Machane Kachol Lavan is responsible for creating, developing and managing the educational content for the IAC’s national programs. The Educational Content & Machane Kachol Lavan reports to the Chief Programming Officer. Skills/Qualifications: • Bachelor’s degree. • Minimum 2 years of educational content development, and program managing & marketing experience. • Minimum 2 years of camp experience is a must-directing a camp is a plus. • Experience in the Israeli and/or Jewish sector is a plus. • Strong high level planning and monitoring capabilities and ability to manage a team effectively. • Proficiency in Microsoft office suite products and social networking tools. • Highly efficient and organized. • Excellent interpersonal skills. • Good operational & administrative management • Effective analytical and problem-solving skills. • Ability to get along with all levels within the organization. • Speaks, reads and writes in English & Heb. Hebrew Proficiency is required. Resumes may be submitted to hr@israeliamerican.org with E-mail Subject: “Director of Educational Content & Machane Kachol Lavan”

MANAGER OF VOLUNTEER SERVICES - CALIFORNIA
The Manager of Development and Volunteer Services will be responsible for working closely with other YMCA staff to create meaningful volunteer opportunities to help advance the strategic plan, and develop a culture of volunteerism. This position will reach out to other community groups, organizations and corporations to create a large volunteer network and better awareness of volunteer opportunities at YMCA Camp Campbell. Qualifications: • BA/BS degree is required. • Minimum of two (2) years working with volunteers, customer service/member relations experience. • Demonstrated excellence in organizational, managerial, and communication skills. • Ability to work with diverse populations; and a proven ability to coach, supervise and support youth and/adult volunteers. • Prior experience in hiring, training and supervising volunteers and/or staff required.1. Go to www.ymcasv.org/association/html/employment.html. 2. In the “What” line, type CC-937, then select the Blue arrow. 3. The system will walk you through each step of the process. Contact Stacey Otlin at sotlin@ymcasv.org (ACA Accredited)

RESIDENT LIFE COORDINATOR - CALIFORNIA
The Resident Life Coordinator implements the functioning of Outdoor Science School programming by supporting students, teachers, and staff. This position shares in a variety of camp and program related duties, including running of meals, recreational programs/activities, and evening supervisory duties. Qualifications: • A minimum of 21 years of age • Experience as a group counselor or staff member in a camp or outdoor education setting. • Experience planning and facilitating large group programming • Ability to speak to large groups effectively • Understanding of child/youth development • Two (2) years of college recommended • Flexibility and maturity, with ability to be self-motivated and work with minimum supervision • Ability to relate to peers as well as youth effectively. 1. Go to www.ymcasv.org/association/html/employment.html. 2. In the “What” line, type CC-903, then select the Blue arrow. 3. If you want to apply, click the blue “Apply” button and the system will walk you through each step of the process. Contact Stacey Otlin at sotlin@ymcasv.org (ACA Accredited)

*CAMP SHAI AND YOUTH ATHLETICS COORDINATOR - COLORADO
The Robert E. Loup Jewish Community Center is seeking a high -energy, well-organized, and skilled youth athletics professional to work in the Camp Shai and Youth Programs Department as part of a team that supports youth programs and summer camps at the JCC. The Camp Shai and Youth Athletics Coordinator is responsible for the development, supervision, and implementation of year-round K-12 athletic programming, Shai Sports Camp, and serves as the JCC Maccabi Assistant Delegation Head. Required skills and experience: BA degree in Education, Physical Education, Social Work, Sports Management or equivalent degree; Experience in formal and informal athletic programming and Jewish cultural learning; Budget management experience; 1-3 years of experience working with school-age children and teens; Ability to plan, organize and execute long-term and short-term youth-focused programs that integrate Jewish values and skill development; Leadership and supervisory experience of staff and participants in a camp, youth, or school setting. This position is a full-time, salaried position with weeknight evening and weekend commitments. Preferred start date is August 2015. Please submit resume and cover letter to Abby at: akaufman@jccdenver.org.

*CAMP DIRECTOR - FLORIDA
Seeking a Director for Camp Immokalee with the First Coast YMCA of Jacksonville Florida. Our Resident Camp in Keystone Heights, Florida features a craft hut, swimming pool, basketball courts, lighted volleyball court, rifle & archery ranges, dining hall, camp store, infirmary, zip line, canoeing/kayaking, skateboarding & more than 85 acres of woods & wildlife, & separate air conditioned cabins with restroom facilities for boys & girls. Responsible for the leadership and safe operation of the YMCA Camp Immokalee in accordance with its general policies. It includes but not limited to; development and management of programs, facility, camp resident environment, volunteer and staff development, financial development and day to day operations. The Resident Camp Director role during summer camp is hands-on leadership role, exemplifying the highest YMCA values and standards creating an exceptional camp experience. A bachelors degree and six plus years experience required. $50K-$60K depending on experience, family housing considered. For a full posting and to apply, please visit our website at www.firstcoastymca.org/employment. The First Coast YMCA is an equal opportunity employer.

DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS - ILLINOIS
Unique family recreation destination looking for enthusiastic leader to oversee the day to day operations of a 2000 acre not for profit Wildlife Park near Peoria, IL. Duties include directing and coordinating the parks programs, events and services, fiscal management of operating and capital budgets, agriculture and land management, volunteer programs, facility maintenance and development all through 5 department heads. 10 years of Management experience required, preferably in parks and recreation. A bachelors degree preferred. Strong organizational and communication skills a must. Competencies required: Business acumen, project management, directing others, integrity and trust, process management and practical experience with maintenance equipment. The position requires a person who has an entrepreneurial spirit, strong work ethic and enjoys direct interaction with staff, volunteers and guests. Park information available at www.wildlifeprairiepark.org.  To apply please send resume to; resume@wildlifeprairie.org

*CAMP COORDINATOR & TEAM BUILDING SPECIALIST - KANSAS
Seeking a dynamic team ­oriented personality that can utilize Greenbush resources to design and implement appropriate summer camps and relevant team building experiences. The Camp coordinator and Team Building Specialist will design and execute a plan to further the mission of the Greenbush Camp and Retreat Center through the planning and delivery of program activities and events. Camp Coordinator will design and plan a summer camp program that is exciting, fun, and educational for all students that step foot on the Greenbush campus. • Must be passionate about working for an exciting company that does great work • Student focused with good attention to detail • Friendly, enthusiastic and willing to learn • Creative and able to take initiative • Must be able to operate the challenge ropes course or be willing to gain certification. TO APPLY, go to: http://greenbush.schoolrecruiter.net Equal Opportunity Employer

*ASSISTANT CAMP DIRECTOR - MARYLAND  
YMCA Camp Tockwogh is looking for a mature, dynamic, knowledgeable, motivated team player to provide leadership in our Waterfront Programs. The ideal candidate will be highly motivated by the prospect of working, living and playing on the shores of the beautiful Chesapeake Bay. Under the direction of the Program Director, the Assistant Camp Director- Waterfront is responsible for the administration, development, and implementation of all waterfront programs including but not limited to sailing, waterskiing, wakeboarding, canoeing, kayaking, and windsurfing programs at Camp Tockwogh. The Assistant Camp Director will provide onsite supervision of two operating waterfronts and a fleet of approximately 100 boats. cizett@ymcade.org  (ACA Accredited)

DIGITAL MARKETING MANAGER - MARYLAND
We're seeking someone who is comfortable designing, building, and maintaining every aspect of the Marketing stack – from creating strategy through analytics to building web/print collateral complete with engaging copy and compelling graphics. Maintain, design and manage our websites – everything from graphic design, blog content, SEO/SEM, product positioning, calls to action, etc. Manage our paid advertising efforts via search engines (Adwords) and social networks. Support the marketing efforts of our team on things such as email, lead nurturing / lifecycle, graphic design, web development, analytics, etc. Manage the community through social networks (Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, etc.). Produce visual content (Video, Photo, Banners, etc.) for print, web, and video feeds, as well as a content calendar for those efforts and direct mailers, email, and other community outreach. Live at camp in Cascade, MD in summer (June – August) and work out of Baltimore in off season. To apply, email careers@airylouise.org with "Digital Media Strategist" in the subject line.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR - NEW YORK
The Camp Combe YMCA is a full-facility day camp for children ages 4 to 14. Located in Putnam Valley, NY – about one hour north of NYC. Over 500 children per session in traditional and specialty camps. Year-round, professional position. Responsible for leading and managing all aspects of camp programs, fundraising, volunteer development, facility management, and business operations. Required skills and experience include: 3+ years of management and staff development experience; superior oral, written, and presentation communication skills; advanced interpersonal and leadership skills, team building, proven fundraising ability, strong project management skills including budgeting, organization, time management, and project prioritization; demonstrated effectiveness and lead experience in fund development; proficiency with social media marketing; experience working with children with special needs preferred. Competitive salary and benefits including excellent on-site housing. Submit letter of interest with salary requirements and resume by email: campdirector@ymca-cnw.org. Questions? Call Thad (845)-526-0808.

*OUTDOOR PROGRAM COORDINATOR - PENNSLYVANIA
The Outdoor Program Coordinator is responsible for developing and implementing council wide programs for troops and individual Girl Scouts during the fall, winter and spring seasons. This position will recruit and implement volunteer teams for our camp properties. During the late spring and summer camp season, the Outdoor Program Coordinator will oversee all aspects of the Ranch Program. This includes prepping and managing the barn, hiring seasonal ranch camp staff and horse care during the months of April to August. Candidates should have previous experience working in a camp setting and a strong background in western horseback riding. For more details and to apply, please visit our website at http://www.gshpa.org/en/our-council/careers.html

*SITE DIRECTOR - PENNSLYVANIA
CAMP PENN of the Susquehanna Conference of the United Methodist Church (Pennsylvania) is receiving resumes for the Site Director position between now and September 30, 2015. This is a key leadership position providing supervision, development of program, and interaction with guest and campers. Camp Penn is a seasonal facility located near Waynesboro, Pennsylvania. It is open from mid April to mid to late October. To submit a letter of interest and resume', to inquire about the position, or gain more information, please contact Anne Horton, Director of Camp and Retreat Ministry, ahorton@susumc.org or 800-874-8474. This link will take you directly to the job description http://tinyurl.com/ndfup4j

*YMCA YOUTH AND FAMILY DIRECTOR - PENNSLYVANIA
South Hills YMCA, 51 McMurray Road Pittsburgh, PA 15241. The program director is responsible for the development, organization, implementation and evaluation of the Youth and Family Programming. The position will be devolving and leading our YMCA Camp Cloverleaf Regional Day Camp. Duties include Hiring staff, marketing the camp, and designing cutting edge programs in new areas of the South Hills of Pittsburgh. This also includes leading one of the largest YMCA Adventure Guides and Princesses program in the country. A successful candidate will organize events, attending camp-outs and weekend programs, along with evening meetings. EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS • This position requires an undergraduate degree in a related field. SEND RESUMES TO: YDresumes@ymcapgh.org Deadline to apply: August 11, 2015

*ASSISTANT DIRECTOR FOR PROGRAMMING - TEXAS
Camp Summit seeks a full time assistant camp director. This dynamic individual will develop & implement year round camping programs; hire, coordinate & supervise our year round program seasonal staff. We provide residential camping experiences for children and adults who are developmentally delayed, physically challenged, deaf/blind multi-handicapped or multi-disabled with a wide variety and differing levels of disabilities from mild to profound, for campers aged 6-99 years. Requirements: A bachelor’s degree in related field; Knowledge of people with disabilities is desired, but not required; Strong supervisory skills; Excellent organizational & multi-tasking abilities; Ability to work effectively with a diverse group; Ropes, Archery & Lifeguard experience or willing to be trained. To be considered, please send a cover letter with salary requirements and resume to l.braziel@campsummittx.org. Only someone who wants to grow, who is dedicated & passionate need apply. (ACA Accredited)

*BOYS CAMP DIRECTOR - TEXAS
We are passionate about our mission to help all campers grow into the champions they are meant to be. Camp Champions is a family-owned, co-ed camp with a ten week season featuring 3-week terms. We are looking for a high-energy man with a passion for serving children and working hard. During the summer, responsibilities include running our counselor orientation, focusing on the campers' experience and growth, communicating with parents, leading counselors, and planning and managing special events and activities. In the non-summer, you will recruit campers, focus on camper retention, plan activities and camp events, prepare counselor orientation and grow as a leader and educator. Applicant should be a college graduate who has experience with premium resident camps. Opportunities include a full-time Boys Director position and also a full-time intern position with opportunities to grow. If this challenge appeals to you, please send an email to director Erec Hillis at ehillis@campchampions.com (subject line “Boys Director Application”) with your resume and your thoughts. Assumed start time is fall 2015. See our website at www.campchampions.com. (ACA Accredited)

*GIRLS ASSISTANT DIRECTOR - TEXAS
We are passionate about our mission to help all campers grow into the champions they are meant to be. Camp Champions is a family-owned, co-ed camp with a ten week season featuring 3-week terms. We are looking for a high-energy woman with a passion for serving children and working hard. During the summer, responsibilities include assisting with our counselor orientation, focusing on our first time campers, communicating with parents, leading counselors, planning and managing special events and activities, and working with the directors . In the non-summer, you will recruit campers, focus on camper retention, plan activities and camp events, prepare counselor orientation and grow as a leader and educator. Applicant should be a college graduate who has experience with premium resident camps. Opportunities include a full-time assistant director position and also a full-time intern position with opportunities to grow. If this challenge appeals to you, please send an email to director Leah Mesches at lmesches@campchampions.com (subject line “Assistant Director Application”) with your resume and your thoughts. Assumed start time is fall 2015. See our website at www.campchampions.com. (ACA Accredited)

*DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMS - VIRGINIA
Chanco on the James, is accepting applications for the position of Director of Programs. The Director of Programs will assist in facilitating the year round program, ministry, and operation of Chanco on the James. S/he develops new retreat programs, provides world class Christian hospitality, and oversees the operation of the summer camp program all under the direction of the Executive Director. The position offers a salary range of $28,000 - $30,000 plus benefits. Motel type housing is provided to assist in fulfillment of job duties and living at camp is required during the summer season. Desirable qualifications and experience for the Director of Programs include: Bachelor’s Degree or Associate’s Degree and/or equivalent experience, experience in program design and ministry, experience in a senior leadership role at a summer camp, certifications necessary to lead/teach in ropes course operation and aquatics/lifeguarding. Interested participants should submit a resume, cover letter, and completed application to Gareth Kalfas at director@chanco.org. Applications may be found at http://www.chanco.org/about-chanco-on-the-james/. Questions? Call Gareth at 888-7CHANCO (888-724-2626)  (ACA-Accredited)

*PROGRAM MANAGER - WISCONSIN
Girl Scouts of WI—Badgerland Council is looking to hire a Program Manager specializing in Camp and Outdoor Leadership to build girl attendance and provide greater volunteer support for year-round opportunities in outdoor experiences. This professional will support the Girl Scout mission of building girls of courage, confidence and character, who make the world a better place. Join the mission and receive a rewarding career at the premiere leadership organization for girls. Full-time position with generous benefits package. POSITION SUMMARY: Manage all aspects of camp and outdoor leadership program planning and delivery throughout the Badgerland Council jurisdiction. Ensure that all program experiences are designed and implemented based on the Girl Scout Leadership Experience (GSLE) processes, procedures, and outcomes through utilization of the Girl Scout National Program Portfolio. This position includes the planning of innovative resident camp programming at two resident camps and acting as on-site director of Camp Ehawee during the resident camp season including all set-up and break-down of camp. To learn more about Girl Scouts and this position please refer to our website. http://www.gsbadgerland.org

 

FOOD SERVICES

*FOOD SERVICE INTERN - CALIFORNIA
Camp Stevens seeks a Food Service Intern. This is a unique opportunity for an organized, self-motivated team player who enjoys working with people to learn and grow in a professional, community-based and environmentally-conscious camp kitchen. Responsibilities include assisting the chef and assistant chef in the day-to-day operation of the kitchen, including: Preparing meals from scratch using mostly organic ingredients and produce from the camp gardens (when in season), preparing meals for groups of 20-150 persons, and working to help make the camp’s farm-to-table cuisine better every day. The position begins August 17, 2015. Some experience working in a commercial kitchen is desired. An interest in sustainable and healthy food is desired and the ability to obtain a food handler’s card. Benefits include health insurance, vacation and salary. Meals and onsite housing are provided and required. Camp Stevens is owned and operated by the Episcopal Dioceses of Los Angeles and San Diego and located 50 miles east of San Diego. Email a cover letter and resume with references to: John Horton, Admin. Dir. Email: john@campstevens.org. Learn more at www.campstevens.org/employment (ACA Accredited)

FOOD SERVICE MANAGER - FLORIDA
The United Methodist Camp & Retreat Centers in Fruitland Park, FL is seeking a full-time, year-round Food Services Manager. The Camp & Retreat center is located on 300 acres in beautiful central Florida approximately one hour from Orlando. The camp has approximately 800 guest rooms and is operated year round. This position is a vital part of the ministry team and offers a competitive salary, health insurance, retirement plan and paid time off. The successful candidate should have five plus years of hands on kitchen management experience with the ability to cook from scratch. Additional requirements include the ability to perform administrative tasks, be proficient in meeting deadlines and can work under pressure. Successful candidates will have a love for food with the ability to create a wide range of well-presented meals, from basic to gourmet, for all age groups. All candidates must have a passion for Christian hospitality and a strong appreciation for the nature and mission of The United Methodist Church. To apply send cover letter and resume to Jess Schload, Director, Life Enrichment Center, 4991 Picciola Road, Fruitland Park, FL 34731 or via e-mail at jess@lecretreats.org  (ACA Accredited)

FOOD SERVICE MANAGER - INDIANA
Ad text: This position is responsible for the overall operations of the Bradford Woods Food Service department including a staff of approximately 20 and multiple dining halls. Manages, supervises, and provides accountability for healthy food preparation and dietary standards of clients. Plans healthy menus and purchases products based on the type of group, number of participants, and dietary needs. Initiates, conducts, and participates in training and orientation programs for all food service staff regarding the proper operation of the department. Oversees all dining halls and kitchens including cleanliness, and/or any other applicable national, state, local, and university health code standards. Qualifications include: Bachelor's degree, or equivalent experience, in culinary arts, food service management or related field, three years of food service management experience, and ServSafe certification. Successful applicant will have full Indiana University benefit package. Indiana University is an Equal Employment Affirmative Action Employer and encourages applications from women, minorities, and persons with disabilities. Apply online at https://jobs.iu.edu/joblisting/index.cfm?jlnum=13938&search=2

FOOD SERVICE INTERN - KENTUCKY
Reports to: Property Program Coordinator, Job Classification: Exempt Status, Position Summary: Provide leadership that creates a culture to develop relationships both with our staff and our guests which leads to a greater understanding of the Gospel and seeks to display a level of excellence that anticipates, meets and exceeds our guests’ needs. The Food Service Intern will assist the Food Service Director with everything that happens in the Dining Hall, including meal preparation and Food Service Staff management. This will be a one-year, paid commitment with appropriate housing. Hours will be determined by the season of the year. Key Areas of Responsibility• Meal preparation which is catered to needs of guests, i.e. allergies, restrictions, etc.• Maintain cleanliness/organization of Dining Hall and other areas around property, as needed.• Stock/manage inventory through weekly food order. To apply please email your resume and cover letter to hr@gocrossings.org

*CAMP CHEF - MARYLAND
YMCA Camp Letts is a summer camp and year round retreat center located just 8 miles south of beautiful Annapolis Maryland. We are searching for a full time Camp Chef to prepare meals for our summer camp and year round retreat groups. The Camp Chef oversees the culinary operations to include meal preparation for three meals daily for 300+ campers, special events, weddings and retreats. Prepares balanced, nutritious and tasty meals from scratch. Control food cost and overall department expenses. Effectively manages kitchen staff. Oversees all kitchen and dining room operations to include food preparation, ordering, budgeting, staff supervision, cleanliness, and must be ServSafe certified ( or secure certification within 90 days of employment). The Camp Chef will work closely with Director's to make sure each groups needs are met and delivers 5 Star customer service at all times. High school diploma or equivalence, minimum of five years experience in food service management, relationship building, financial management, facility management, program planning and delivery, supervising/staff development. To apply please email your resume and cover letter to resumes@ymcadc.org . Call Dave at 410-919-1410 for additional information. (ACA Accredited)

KITCHEN MANAGER - NEBRASKA
Camp Comeca is looking for an energetic Kitchen Manager. Qualifications include: Strong and mature Christian faith, a degree or experience in kitchen or restaurant management, having or able to obtain Serve Safe certification, able to pass background check. Responsibilities include: organized management of the kitchen, oversee and schedule cooks and dishwashers, provide and plan healthy meals for all who attend the camp. Maintain a clean kitchen and kitchen equipment. Adhere to all ServeSafe standards and maintain ServeSafe, CPR, First Aid, and AED certification. Oversee all needed certifications of employees who work in the kitchen. Oversee all kitchen equipment. Oversee and keep track of the budget for the kitchen. Work closely with the Directors to make sure each groups needs are being met and that the kitchen/food items remain in line with the budget. The Kitchen Manager is also responsible for preparing and serving meals (or overseeing the serving of meals), dish washing, and the upkeep and cleaning of the dining and serving area. If interested please send a resume including three references to the Director, Brian Rastall at comecadirector@greatplainsumc.org  or mail resume to 75670 RD 417 Cozad, NE 69130

*FOOD SERVICE MANAGER - PENNSYLVANIA
This is a full-time, year-round, salaried position based on an average of 40 hours per week with many hours during the summer season, less hours in the fall and spring, and more limited hours in the winter. From Memorial Day to Labor Day, Camp Swatara is primarily a summer camp for children and youth. From Labor Day to Memorial Day, Camp Swatara is primarily a retreat facility with frequent weekend use and occasional midweek groups, including school groups. The Food Service Manager is responsible to plan, coordinate, and carry-out camp food service for all scheduled groups, activities, and events throughout the year. This includes hiring and scheduling part-time staff, as well as frequently serving as the "Head" of the kitchen. Candidates should have training, education, and/or experience in food service management, culinary arts, quantity food service, and staff supervision, as well as the passion to serve in a Christian camp/retreat setting. Benefits include a salary based on experience and within the context of our non-profit environment, employee insurance, a pension plan, and professional growth funds. Applications are due by September 1, 2015. For more info, please visit www.campswatara.org  or call 1-717-933-8510.

*DIRECTOR OF FOOD SERVICES - TEXAS
The Episcopal Diocese of West Texas is a dynamic, faith-based, non-profit organization. We are seeking a Director of Food Services for Camp Capers, our youth camp and retreat center located 45 minutes northwest of San Antonio on the banks of the beautiful Guadalupe River. This position will be responsible for managing all aspects of year round food service operation. This individual will prepare and cook meals for our guests and supervise all food service employees. He or she will design and plan all food services to include menus, food presentation, nutritional values and appropriate portion sizes and insure that the kitchen area conforms to all local, state, and federal standards of cleanliness. Camp Capers serves 225 campers and staff every day during the summer and hosts retreat groups throughout the rest of the year. The position is a year round, salaried job with excellent benefits. Please email David Griffin for more information david.griffin@dwtx.org  (ACA Accredited)

 

SITE & FACILITIES

*GENERAL MAINTENANCE AND UTILITIES - COLORADO
The Utilities & General Maintenance person is a vital caretaker of Cheley Camps’ properties. The primary duties are water treatment, irrigation & water distribution system, waste water collection, and general maintenance. This person must have or obtain necessary certifications (class C water license) to perform these primary duties (Cheley will support obtaining cert. if needed). These duties are mainly performed during the six months when the systems are in use. Our system requires a The Utilities & General Maintenance person will be the Operator in Responsible Charge (ORC) of these primary duties. They will be expected to conduct themselves in a manner that will protect public health and safety. General tasks for this position include but are not limited to the start up & shut down of the utilities listed as primary duties, using heavy equipment, sealing floors, generator maintenance, forest maintenance, sawing lumber, cabin renovation, general maintenance & construction, water line installation, fencing, plumbing, electrical, roofing, framing, painting, special projects and helping others. There are 3 other staff member on the maintenance crew. Please email Jeff Cheley at jeffcheley@cheley.com if you are interested. (ACA Accredited)

FACILITIES DIRECTOR - TEXAS
(Midlothian, TX) The Facilities Director plans, schedules, supervises, monitors, and participates in the daily general maintenance and repair of buildings, vehicles, grounds, and equipment for the operations of Hoblitzelle Camp and Conference Center; resides on the property, and ensures the security of facilities, property and staff; negotiates, supervises, and monitors all contracted maintenance services; ensures all equipment remains in proper working order and compliance with standard operating procedures and safety standards; participates in more difficult repair work; operates a Salvation Army vehicle as needed; maintains an inventory of all Salvation Army equipment and administers a departmental budget. Apply at https://secure.sterlingdirect.com/JOBBOARD/default.aspx?JobDetail=196183 (ACA Accredited)

 

OUTSIDE OF CAMP/NOT CAMP RELATED

PROGRAM GUIDE - HAWAII
Come work, live, and play on the Big Island of Hawaii! Program Guide openings now! Pacific Quest offers a unique approach to wilderness therapy by replacing hiking and survival skills with work on our organic farm and sustainable life skills. POSITION SUMMARY: Pacific Quest facilitates an environment for teens and young adults to recognize a desire for change. In addition to working with a counseling and treatment team to achieve weekly outcomes, a typical day consists of working the land, role modeling, teaching and helping facilitate learning about permaculture, sustainability, basic living skills and Hawaiian life.  REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Direct experience working with youth. Desire to garden, farm, and use experiential education as a tool for growth.21 years or older. Valid CPR/First Aid certification. Valid Driver’s license with clean record -Able to pass Background Check. Able to pass Drug Test upon arrival. DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Psychology, Farming/Agroecology or Outdoor Education/Leadership, or a minimum of 3 years relevant experience. Please visit http://pacificquest.org/contact/employment/careers or contact jobs@pacificquest.org for more information.  YA - Program Guide AD - Program Guide​

*TROOP/OUTDOOR SUPPORT SPECIALIST - INDIANA
Girl Scouts of Northern Indiana-Michiana is looking for a Troop/Outdoor Support Specialist to increase quality program at the troop level and support outdoor opportunities across the council: Mentor Brownie troop leaders - mostly by phone.  Be the age level expert for Girl Scout Brownies (2-3graders).  Write monthly newsletters to support Brownie Leaders Secure community collaborative resources to supplement the Girl Scout curriculum.  Coordinate some events.  Encourage and support outdoor activities. This full time position is open immediately! If this sounds like you, check us out. Read the job description and apply today at: http://easi.applicantstack.com/x/detail/a2fbivppeyoz

 


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American Camping Association
5000 State Road 67 North, Martinsville, IN 46151