Camp Lackawanna Summer Program Coordinator

Johnsonburg Camp and Retreat Center
Full Time
Tunkhannock, PA 18657
$500 a week
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Job description

CAMP JOHNSONBURG

LACKAWANNA SUMMER PROGRAM COORDINATOR

POSITION OUTLINE

Salary, Living, and Benefits:

  • $500/week salary (paid roughly every two weeks)
  • Housing and food throughout the terms of employment
  • Great resume builder with lots of responsibility (and support)!

Johnsonburg is running a four-week program at Camp Lackawanna in northeastern Pennsylvania this summer. We’ve already enlisted Jim and Suzanne Bates, retired camp directors with a ton of experience, and we just need one more person to round out our on-site leadership team.

If you’ve ever wanted to run your own camp but haven’t done that before, this is a great opportunity. Interested? Read the job outline below and get in touch.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Under the direction of the Associate Director of Programs and/or their designee(s), coordinate and manage all facets of the on-site summer camp program at the Camp Lackawanna site.

o Schedule, manage, and empower on-site staff
o Coordinate the overall schedule consistent with the operation and goals of Johnsonburg’s summer program
o Work with Camp Lackawanna registrar and nurse to facilitate an efficient and friendly check-in and check-out experience, as well as the safekeeping of all campers and staff on-site
o Apply the standards set by the American Camping Association to our program and procedures on-site at Camp Lackawanna as able

  • Serve on the leadership team for the summer camp session
  • Be organized and proficient in answering emails and phone calls.
  • Lead programming at Johnsonburg as determined by schedule outlined in staff agreement
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 21 years of age
  • Valid drivers license
  • Previous ministry experience; previous outdoor ministry experience preferred
  • Active and demonstrable Christian faith; PC(USA) or similar background preferred
  • Organizational skills
  • Good rapport with children and adults; previous experience with kids preferred
  • Availability from June 12-July 23; June 5-August 6 preferred.

If you have any further inquiries about the position or about Camp Johnsonburg, please contact Tommy

Campbell, Associate Director for Programs at tommy at campjburg dot org.

Job Type: Temporary

Pay: $500.00 per week

Schedule:

  • 12 hour shift

Work Location: One location

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