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Camp Counselor Jobs and Employment Opportunities

2014 Camp StaffThe Stevens Point Area YMCA – Camp Glacier Hollow offers a variety of summer camp counselor jobs and opportunities for employment. Below are descriptions of positions. We are looking for staff that are responsible role-models that want to have a summer of challenging and rewarding experiences that leave you with memories that last a lifetime!

YMCA Camp Glacier Hollow Programs include: 7 weeks of week-long Resident Camps – Nature Quest Camps (coed-ages 8-14), Camp Wise Spirits (girls-ages 8-14), Timbertop Camp for Children with Learning Disabilities (coed-ages 9-13), and 3 Night Beginning Adventurers (coed ages 7-11); 12 weeks of Traditional Day Camp (coed-ages 7-13); 4 weeks of Adventure Backpacking, Canoeing/Kayaking, Caving, and Rock Climbing Trips; a Counselors In Training program; and other general summer programs and activities.

Camp is located 14 miles east of Stevens Point on crystal clear spring-fed Lake Elaine. Over 100 acres of mixed forest, glacial ridges and hollows makes it an ideal setting for environmental education teaching and learning. Camp serves up to 100 total campers per week.

REQUIRED APPLICATIONSCamp Galcier Hollow Staff

Employment Application (Fillable Paper Form)

Employment Application (or Submit Online)

Summer Camp Application Addition (Required)

For more information please contact:
Pete Matthai, Camp Director
Stevens Point Area YMCA, 1000 Division Street, Stevens Point, WI 54481
pmatthai@spymca.org (715) 342-2980 ext. 308

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Positions will be filled as qualified applicants are identified with the intent that all positions will be filled by April 15th.

Click HERE for a General overview of All Summer Camp Positions

FULL-TIME EXEMPT POSITION

Youth & Teen and Camp Program Director  Position Full
This position is responsible for the development, organization, budget, delivery, supervision and quality of the Stevens Point Area YMCA Youth Recreation and Teen programs (including; Teen and Family Prime Time Centers, Teen Nights, Teen Leaders Club, Adventure Club, Girls Night Out, Youth In Government and various other teen programs) and Glacier Hollow Summer Camp (including; Resident and Day Camps, LIT/CIT Program and Teen Adventure Trips). Duties include program development, promotion, staff recruitment, supervision, leadership direction and evaluation of youth recreation and teen programs and services. Three months of summer camp on-site room and board provided and required.

DAY CAMP POSITIONS

Day Camp Program Coordinator
The Day Camp Program Coordinator is responsible for assisting the Program Director with leading, planning, preparing, supervising, general program operations, and for camp counseling. Salary pay ranges $360-$375/week.

Day Camp Counselor/Naturalist
Day Camp Counselor/Naturalists are responsible for carrying out overall camp program operations, teaching traditional camp and environmental education activities and camp counseling for the various Day Camps. Salary pay ranges from $350-$355/week.

Adventure Trip Staff – Counselor/Naturalist
Adventure Trip Staff are responsible for assisting with leading, planning, preparing, general program operations, and camp counseling for the YMCA Adventure Trips. This staff will also serve as a resident and/or day camp counselor during any remaining summer weeks. Salary pay ranges from $245 – $255/week (room and board included) or $350 – $355 (no room and board).

Waterfront Director – Counselor/Naturalist2014 Glacier Hollow staff
The Waterfront Director is responsible for the overall operation and supervision of the waterfront. Counselor/Naturalists are responsible for carrying out overall camp program operations, teaching traditional camp and environmental education activities and camp counseling for the various Resident and/or Day Camps. Salary pay ranges from $245 – $255/week (room and board included) or $350 – $355 (no room and board).

Horsemanship Day Camp Counselors
Horsemanship Day Camp Counselors are responsible for carrying out overall camp program operations, teaching traditional camp activities, assisting with horsemanship lessons and camp counseling. Salary pay ranges from $350-$355/week.

Theater Day Camp Counselors
Theater Day Camp Counselors are responsible for carrying out overall camp program operations, teaching acting techniques and camp counseling. Salary pay ranges from $350-$355/week.

RESIDENTIAL CAMP POSITIONS

Assistant Camp Program Director
The Assistant Camp Program Director is responsible for assisting the Program Director with leading, planning, preparing, supervising, general program operations, including health lodge management, and for camp counseling.  Salary pay ranges from $260 – $290/week (room and board included).

Resident Camp Program Coordinator
The Resident Camp Program Coordinator is responsible for assisting the Program Director with leading, planning, preparing, supervising, general program operations, and for camp counseling. Salary pay ranges from $250 – $265/week (room and board included).

Teen Leadership Program Coordinator
The Teen Leadership Program Coordinator is responsible for assisting the Program Director with leading, planning, preparing and general operations of the Counselor and Leader In Training Program. This position also serves as a Resident Camp Counselor. Salary pay ranges from $250 – $260/week (room and board included).

Waterfront Director – Counselor/Naturalist
The Waterfront Director is responsible for the overall operation and supervision of the waterfront. Counselor/Naturalists are responsible for carrying out overall camp program operations, teaching traditional camp and environmental education activities and camp counseling for the various Resident and/or Day Camps. Salary pay ranges from $245 – $255/week (room and board included) or $350 – $355 (no room and board).

Adventure Trip Staff – Counselor/Naturalist
Adventure Trip Staff are responsible for assisting with leading, planning, preparing, general program operations, and camp counseling for the YMCA Adventure Trips. This staff will also serve as a resident and/or day camp counselor during any remaining summer weeks. Salary pay ranges from $245 – $255/week (room and board included) or $350 – $355 (no room and board).

Resident Camp Counselor/Naturalist
Resident Camp Counselor/Naturalists are responsible for carrying out overall camp program operations, teaching traditional camp and environmental education activities and camp counseling for the various Resident and/or Day Camps. Salary pay ranges from $240 – $250/week (room and board included).

Jr. Resident Camp Counselor/Naturalist
Jr. Resident Camp Counselor/Naturalists are responsible for assisting with general camp program operations, traditional camp and environmental education activities and camp counseling for the various Resident Camps. Salary pay is $210 – $215/week (room and board included).

SUPPORT STAFF POSITIONS

Health Care & Administrative Program Coordinator
The Health Care & Administrative Coordinator is responsible for assisting the Program Director with the health of campers and staff including: camper health checks, administering camper medications, first aid and sick camper treatment/documentation. Administrative duties include: staff supervision, general office, camper files, record keeping, program schedule planning/organization and camp program support. Hourly pay ranges from $8.00 – $10.00.

Maintenance Supervisor  Position Full
The Camp Maintenance Supervisor is responsible for the maintenance of camp facilities and equipment, grounds care, housekeeping, and environmental issues. Pay ranges from $10.00 – $12.00 per hour.

House Keeping & Light Maintenance Position Full
The House Keeping/Maintenance Staff is responsible for cleaning general areas (including bathrooms, kitchen, lodge and cabins) and general maintenance of camp equipment and facilities. Pay ranges from $8.00 – $9.00 per hour.

Kitchen Supervisor/Cook
Kitchen Supervisor/Cook is responsible for carrying out overall kitchen operations including cooking at least two meals (breakfast, lunch or dinner), coordinating cook staff, food and supply ordering, general cleaning, dishes and record keeping. Additional duties may include camp program support. Hourly Pay ranges from $9.50 – $11.00.

Part Time Cook
Cook is responsible for cooking one meal (typically dinner, but is based on the Kitchen Supervisor schedule), general cleaning and dishes. Hourly pay ranges from $8.50 – $9.50.

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