Camp Name: YMCA Camp Tippecanoe
Camp Location: Tippecanoe, OH
Camp Description: YMCA Camp Tippecanoe is located 1 hour south of Canton, OH on lake Clendening in Harrison County. Camp Tippecanoe has been impacting campers since 1958 with a heritage of I AM THIRD, good character values and making friendships. We are a traditional overnight resident camp focusing our efforts on making connections with each other. Our camp community stresses the importance of being yourself in a loving and nonjudgmental environment. Come and let the real person inside can shine at camp.
Sponsoring YMCA: YMCA Camp Tippecanoe
YMCA Location: Tippecanoe, OH
Job Description and Required Certifications: Must be 19 years of age with 1 year of college experience. Earn $195/week + room & board. Ridge staff will live in Adirondack shelters on the Ridge with another staff member and up to 20 campers ages 13 & 14. Responsible for the direct care, health and well-being of campers during their stay. Ridge staff will live out of their backpacks in shelters with an occasional night stay in a cabin. He is also expected to teach basic wilderness living skills with the intent to develop campers for future outdoor expeditions. Must have a vision for the summer where the CAMPER COMES FIRST! Backpacking & camping experience are required. Wilderness First Responder certification preferred. Camp Tippecanoe is seeking college students willing to be professional role models for the summer for kids ages 7 to 17. Applicants should have a love for the outdoors, a passion to make a difference in a kids life and playful spirit. Tippecanoe has created a culture of excellence through hiring quality staff, putting the campers first and promoting good character values. So come and spend the summer with us to lead by example, be a positive role model and to just be you.
Salary Information: Salary range is $1260 $1800 for the summer depending on the position and job experience. Housing and meals are provided for the summer. Staff must live at camp. Enjoy one evening off a week, 1-2 hours each day & 2 hours some evenings. Time off can be spent in our staff lounge with internet and phone access.
Room and Board Provided: Yes
How to Apply: Download an application at www.ycamptipp.org/work-at-camp or by calling 800-922-0679.
Apply Online: http://www.ycamptipp.org/work-at-camp
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Apply By Phone: 800-922-0679
Contact: Scott Weigley
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