WOODSHOP INSTRUCTOR
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Camp Name: Ann Arbor YMCA Camp Al-Gon-Quian

Camp Location: Burt Lake, MI

Camp Description: Bubbling Springs. Capture the Flag. Rise and Shine. Snowball. Hobos. Miami, Cree, Ojib, Nip, Mississauga, LIT. Family Reunion. Fiesta Night and Polar Bear. Counselor Hunt. Scatterball. Buttons. Frodo. Cannibal King. Shaving Cream. Secret Beach. Samos, Mattimiro and Rowe. Green Trees and Taps. Home. Or... Camp Al-Gon-Quian is the Ann Arbor YMCA’s overnight camp for campers ages 6 through 16. Offering traditional camp programs of one to two weeks throughout the summer and some seasonal programs, Camp Al-Gon-Quian has become a home away from home for many of our campers throughout our 85-year history. The camp is located on Burt Lake in Northern Michigan, just east of Petoskey and about a four-hour drive north of Ann Arbor. Our 150-acre campus is a combination of forest, playing fields, original and updated buildings, breathtaking shoreline and even a natural spring!

Sponsoring YMCA: Ann Arbor YMCA

YMCA Location: Ann Arbor, MI

Job Description and Required Certifications: The Ann Arbor YMCA is seeking a Woodshop Instructor for Camp Al-Gon-Quian for Summer 2014! These individuals will lead all woodworking programs throughout the summer season at this residential children’s camp on Burt Lake in Northern Michigan. This includes: 1. Ensuring a safe environment for the campers and staff at all times. 2. Management of camp woodshop, including hand tools, power tools and materials 3. Orchestration of daily lesson plans – 2 hours in the morning and 2 in the afternoon—for woodworkers ages 8-16 4. Also live and work as a cabin counselor, directly interacting with a group of girls or boys and being a strong role model. Staff members must have woodworking knowledge & experience, understand safety protocol, have strong decision-making skills, kid skills and the ability to work with a variety of individuals. Staff training begins at camp on Saturday, June 14. Certifications and Qualifications: • Must be 18 years old by 6/21/2014 • Documented woodworking experience

Salary Information: $205/week base

Room and Board Provided: Yes


How to Apply:

Apply Online: http://www.annarborymca.org/agq

Apply By Email: camping@annarborymca.org

Apply By Phone: 734-661-8051

Contact: Sarah L Kurtz
skurtz@annarborymca.org
400 W. Washington St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48103-

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