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Camp Name: Camp Jorn YMCA

Camp Location: Manitowish Waters, WI

Camp Description: Camp Jorn is located in the beautiful north woods of Wisconsin and sits on over 70 acres overlooking Rest Lake, surrounded by the Northern Highland State Forest. We offer traditional camp experiences for children 8yrs-16yrs. Our mission is for all who engage in Camp Jorn YMCA experiences to recognize and develop value in themselves and in the world around them. At camp, we want our campers to get a chance to unplug from the world and learn what it means to be caring, honest, respectful, responsible, and grow as a person. We have been operating since 1953, and are celebrating our 60th anniversary this year! We welcome you to join our CJ family.

Sponsoring YMCA: Camp Jorn YMCA Inc.

YMCA Location: Manitowish Waters, WI

Job Description and Required Certifications: The Leadership Director is responsible for planning, directing, and supervising Camp Jorn's LIT, CIT, and TEVA programs and help maintain standards that lead to quality programs. Plan and organize the TEVA program. Schedule in all critical components. Goal is to provide activities, discussions, and experiences that lead to an understanding of leadership concepts; to provide opportunities for camper choice; to provide opportunities for adventure and challenge for this age group. Plan and organize the Leaders-in-Training (LIT) & Counselor-in-Training (CIT) Programs - Schedule in all critical components. Goal is to provide practical experience with leadership principals. Evaluate each participant for future position as a Junior Counselor. Requirements: Minimum of 21 years of age. Abilities in organizing and supervising teens in various camp activities. Experience in camp schedule design and coordination of programs. Knowledge of a wide variety of group games and initiatives that promote teamwork. Ability to supervise LIT, CIT, and TEVA campers and staff. Ability to lead overnight camping trips. Good driving record and approved to operate YMCA and rental vehicles. Current CPR & First Aid certification. Flexible, diplomatic, enthusiastic, and team orientated individual committed to modeling and teaching values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, Responsibility, and Personal Growth.

Salary Information: Weekly rate based on experience and qualifications. Starting at $275/wk from June - Mid August, room & board included.

Room and Board Provided: No

How to Apply: Please fill out the online application found on the staff page (link below) and provide 3 references - form also found on the staff page.

Apply Online: http://www.campjornymca.org/staff.asp

Apply By Email: dennislipp@campjornymca.org

Apply By Phone: 715-543-8808

Contact: Dennis J Lipp
1164 N Friberg Ave
Fergus Falls, MN 56537-1580

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