OUTDOOR EDUCATION PROGRAM STAFF
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Camp Name: Camp Pinewood

Camp Location: Twin Lake, MI

Camp Description: Camp Pinewood is a diverse co-ed summer resident camp program located in Western Michigan and serving campers aged 5-17 primarily from the Chicago area. Staff are required to attend all pre-camp trainings and commit to the entirety of camp season June-August. Additional employment opportunities are available before and after these dates.

Sponsoring YMCA: Camp Pinewood YMCA

YMCA Location: Twin Lake, MI

Job Description and Required Certifications: Scope of Responsibilities: Responsible for assisting in the continued development of the Outdoor Education Program. Responsibilities include both Leadership, utilizing teambuilding, ropes and climbing wall, and Environmental Education. Candidate will be expected to facilitate teambuilding activities including, ropes (both high and low) and climbing programs. Responsible for teaching environmental education programs. Assist with weekend adventure programming and further development of all programs. Other duties as assigned. Requirements: Bachelor's degree in environmental education, general education, recreation, or equivalent education experience. Course work towards a degree may also be acceptable. Ideal candidate will be a motivated self-starter with at least one year of experience facilitating Outdoor Education Programs. CPR/First Aid required. Lifeguard certification preferred. Candidate must possess the ability to perform moderate physical activity, adapt to changing work conditions, work with diverse groups of people, and work with minimal supervision. Good organizational skills and the ability to communicate effectively with people are required.

Salary Information: $50.00/Da.-$70.00/Da.

Room and Board Provided: Yes


How to Apply: To apply please submit your resume to: https://careers-ymcachicago.icims.com/jobs/4848/job We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. Employment is subject to a background check.

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Contact: Jennifer Boyd

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