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Sherman Lake YMCA


Camping and Retreats


Integrated Education - school programs - Counselor & Program Staff

Job Description:

Seasonal Job Opportunity - Sherman Lake YMCA Camp - Now Hiring -

Sherman Lake YMCA is now hiring program staff and night-time cabin counselors in our Integrated Education (IE) program. The IE program works with 50+ different schools in teaching character development based on the values of Honesty, Caring, Respect, and Responsibility. This is a great opportunity for adults (18 & older) who are interested in working with youth,  educators, or individuals in the recreation field.   

Seasonal position begining September 5th going through mid-December. Must be able to stay overnight in a cabin and provide supervision to students participating in the program.

Room and Board Provided

Qualifications:

Candidates must be  positive, role-models to youth and possess good values and ethics. Candidates with a bachelor's or associates degree are preferred.

Salary:

Pay commensurate with education and experience. Room and board included.

Application:

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Contact:

To apply or for questions please contact:  Lorrie Syverson, Director of Camping, Education and Retreat Services; email lorries@ymcasl.org, phone 269-731-3022.

Sherman Lake YMCA
6225 North 39th Street,
Augusta, MI 49012

Attn: IE Counselor & Program Staff

2014 Summer Camp Staff

Job Description:

Sherman Lake YMCA Summer Camp seasonal staff positions - now recruiting!

Positions available:

  •  Summer Camp Counselors
    • Day Camp - 18 yrs and high school graduate
    • Resident Camp - 19 yrs and high school graduate + 1 year college or work

 

  • Day Camp: 
    •  Day Camp Director - full time
    • Assistant Day Camp Director - part-time seasonal

  • Lifeguards

  • Adventure Counselors -  Leads off-site excursions: Canoeing, Biking the Kal Haven trail - must be lifeguard certified, experienced, and minimum of 21 years of age.

  • Media Counselor - Serve as camp photographer and media marketer as well as develop and lead the specialty camp "Hot Off the Presses" where you will prepare a digital newsletter camp piece and photographs with campers.

  • Camp Health Officer - must be 21 years of age or older.

Room and Board Provided

Qualifications:

Must be at least 18 years of age and graduate of high school (please see above for exceptions). Must love working with children and be able to serve as a professional role model, exhibiting the characteristics of honesty, caring, respect and responsibility. Certain leadership positions carry additional qualifications, such as age requirements and certifications.

Junior Counselor/Junior Wrangler applicants must have successfully completed the Sherman Lake YMCA Counselor-in-training program and be at least 16 years old. One of your references must come directly from the Leadership program director.

Salary:

Varies dependent upon background and position.

Application:

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Contact:

All candidates must submit a completed 2014 Summer Camp Application Packet.  All inquiries and resumes should be directed to mailto:logistics@ymcasl.org, call 269-731-3030 or via mail:

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