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Summer Seasonal Camp Counselor

  • Full time
  • Boscobel, WI
  • COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS This position is compensated at a rate of $650 per week, pre-tax. Our summer seasonal staff are paid on a bi-weekly basis and are classified as exempt, seasonal employees. USD / Year

Website PEAKinitiative The Kellogg PEAK Initiative

Youth Leadership - Potential, Experience, Access, Knowledge

POSITION SUMMARY: To provide a safe, inclusive, and meaningful experience for campers by supervising all aspects of daily camper life and facilitating, participating in, and supporting campers through camp activities.

BASIC FUNCTION AND RESPONSIBILITY

Set the tone and guide a group of young people on a journey of self-exploration, challenge, and fun for 11 days at a time.  (3 standard sessions are 11 days each. We also have shorter sessions like Teen Camp and Family Camp.)
Live in a cabin with a co-counselor and 6-8 campers, and assume responsibility for the physical and emotional wellbeing of campers during all on-duty hours (20-22 hours per day, as scheduled).
Provide active supervision and attention to ensure campers are encouraged, safe, active, accepted, well-rested and generally cared for.
All meals are provided during camp sessions. Counselors are expected to sit with and engage with their campers at meals, and to eat the camp food provided with the campers.
Guide your campers through their fear, frustration, lots of laughter, bumps, bruises, learning through failure and moments of absolutely amazing accomplishment.
Assist in preparation of and actively participate in camp programming including evening activities, camper choice time, bus duty, and more.
Write participation notes for each camper to acknowledge their achievements.

To apply for this job please visit peakinitiative.bamboohr.com.

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