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YMCA Camp Pepin

Located: Stockholm, Wisconsin

Position Available: Resident Counselors

Salary Range: $240+/week

Type: Residential coed summer camp

Contact: mharris@redwingymca.org

Website: http://www.camppepin.org

  • YMCA Camp Pepin is nestled among the bluffs of the Mississippi River with 200 feet of waterfront on Lake Pepin; offering paddle sports, sailing, river trips, backwoods ropes course and zip line, hiking, arts and crafts and more.
  • Resident Counselors work together in pairs supervising cabin groups of up to 12 campers per cabin
  • We offer free staff training, housing, meals, First Aid, CPR, and Lifeguarding certifications.

YMCA Camp Pepin

Located: Stockholm, Wisconsin

Position Available: Assistant Director

Salary Range: $375-475+/week

Type: Residential coed summer camp

Contact: mharris@redwingymca.org

Website: http://www.camppepin.org

  • YMCA Camp Pepin is nestled among the bluffs of the Mississippi River with 200 feet of waterfront on Lake Pepin; offering paddle sports, sailing, river trips, backwoods ropes course and zip line, hiking, arts and crafts and more.
  • Manage Staff and Daily Operations of Resident Summer Camp
  • We offer free staff training, housing, meals, First Aid, CPR, and Lifeguarding certifications.

Camp Dixie

Located: Clayton, Georgia

Position Available: Cabin Staff/ Activity Instructor

Salary Range: $190 - $245 per week

Type: Residential Coed Camp

Contact: info@campdixie.org

Website: http://www.campdixie.org

  • Teach a wide range of camp activities. Work with small camper groups
  • Paid Internships
  • End of season bonus. Must be at least 18 years old with at least one year of college
  • Room/Board and Laundry

Camp Dixie

Located: Clayton, Georgia

Position Available: Camp Counselor - Male/ Female

Salary Range: $190 - $245 per week

Type: Residential Coed Camp

Contact: info@campdixie.org

Website: http://www.campdixie.org

  • Counselor will live with campers in cabins and supervise various activities.
  • Instruct traditional camp activities including: archery, riflery, canoeing, swimming, kayaking, tennis, dance, arts and crafts, campcrafts, and drama.
  • Salary includes room and board and could possibly be increased depending on certifications and experience. Must be 18 or older with at least one year of college.
  • Completion Bonus at end of season

Camp Amnicon

Located: South Range, Wisconsin

Position Available: Wilderness Guide Counselor

Salary Range: $250/week + Food & Housing

Type: Adventure Travel Program

Contact: brad.damon@amnicon.org

Website: http://amnicon.org/employment-opportunities/

  • At least 19 years of age, or having completed at least one year of college
  • Lead small groups on camping trips
  • Lead open & inclusive discussions about Christian faith and environmental stewardship
  • Acquire valuable skills applicable to any future career

Camp Amnicon

Located: South Range, Wisconsin

Position Available: Support Staff

Salary Range: $250/week + Food & Housing

Type: Adventure Travel Program

Contact: brad.damon@amnicon.org

Website: http://amnicon.org/employment-opportunities/

  • At least 19 years of age, or having completed at least one year of college
  • Support the wilderness program behind the scenes and in-base
  • Evenings off - unusual for a camp job!
  • Acquire valuable skills applicable to any future career

The Cathedral Domain

Located: Irvine, Kentucky

Position Available: Summer Staff

Salary Range: $175.00 - $225.00 per week

Type: Residential coed summer camp and conference center

Contact:

Website: http://www.cathedraldomain.org

  • Program Staff run all adventure programs and lifeguarding. We provide all training for staff members.
  • This is the hardest job you'll ever love!!!!!

Swift Nature Camp

Located: Minong, Wisconsin

Position Available: Nature Center Instructor

Salary Range: $2000/summer (10 weeks)

Type: Residential coed summer camp, ages 6-15

Contact: swiftcamp@aol.com

Website: http://swiftnaturecamp.com/camp-counselor-jobs

  • Come excite children in the wonders of nature.
  • Teach hands-on science with microscopes and more.
  • This is a chance to make lesson plans and then teach them

Swift Nature Camp

Located: Minong, Wisconsin

Position Available: Cabin Counselor

Salary Range: $2200/summer (10 weeks)

Type: Residential coed summer camp, ages 6-15

Contact: swiftcamp@aol.com

Website: http://swiftnaturecamp.com/camp-counselor-jobs

  • Come help change the world one child at a time.
  • Summer cmap is a job of amazing Fun - Friendships - Responsibility
  • Improve your Real world skills like : Self-reflection Motivation Empathy Social Skills Self-Awareness Leadership
  • Internships are available- This is more than bringing coffee to your boss http://swiftnaturecamp.com/summer-camp-jobs2

Swift Nature Camp

Located: Minong, Wisconsin

Position Available: Tripping Director

Salary Range: $2000+

Type: Residential coed summer camp, ages 6-15

Contact: swiftcamp@aol.com

Website: http://swiftnaturecamp.com/camp-counselor-jobs

  • Teach Canoeing and Hiking
  • Take Kids on Trips to the Boundry Waters and More
  • This is wonderful way to help show children that Nature and the environment should be protected
  • Plus what great fun for you, seeing eagle, loons, beaver and bear http://swiftnaturecamp.com/camp-counselor-jobs

Camp Peniel, Inc.

Located: Marble Falls, Texas

Position Available: Counselor

Salary Range: $1825+

Type: Separate summer camps for boys, girls & coed, summer day camps, and fall & spring family camps

Contact: info@camppeniel.org

Website: http://www.camppeniel.org

  • We are looking for solid Christian students 19 and above that have a love for Christ and for kids.
  • We have 8 one-week sessions, alternating boys and girls weeks ages 8 - 14, as well as a week long high school camp. We also have 8 sessions of day camp which run from Monday thru Friday, 9-4 with kids in 1st-5th grades.
  • Our activities include horseback riding, riflery, archery, canoeing, zip line, climbing wall, swimming, hiking, campfires, and lots more.

Camp Lincoln / Camp Lake Hubert

Located: Lake Hubert, Minnesota

Position Available: Camp Support Staff/Operations Intern

Salary Range: $2700+

Type: Residential camp with separate facilities for boys and girls and one coed session

Contact: Chris@lincoln-lakehubert.com

Website: http://www.lincoln-lakehubert.com

  • Earn "real-world" work experience, while being in a fun, outdoor environment.
  • Room and Board Provided. College credit available.
  • Two camps with a 109 year history of providing excellent summer camp experiences to camps from 40 states and 20 countries, every summer.
  • Office, Food Service, Warehouse, Maintenance, Program and Health Care positions available

Camp Lincoln / Camp Lake Hubert

Located: Lake Hubert, Minnesota

Position Available: Activity Specialist/Trip Leaders

Salary Range: $2500+

Type: Residential camp with separate facilities for boys and girls and one coed session

Contact: Chris@lincoln-lakehubert.com

Website: http://www.lincoln-lakehubert.com

  • Work on a lake in the Minnesota Northwoods this summer, teaching and leading activities on camp, and off-site.
  • Trips to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area, Itasca State Park, Lake Superior, Isle Royale, Cayuna Regional Park, and more.
  • Biking, Climbing, Hiking, Paddling, Sailing trips every summer.
  • Room and good food provided at camp. Positions for male and female applicants with relevant experience.

Camp Foley

Located: Pine River, Minnesota

Position Available: Cabin Counselor/Activity Instructor

Salary Range: Starting at $2370/9.5 weeks

Type: Residential coed summer camp

Contact: alli@campfoley.com

Website: http://www.campfoley.com

  • Employers want flexible, committed, hard working employees - practice those skills at Foley among 40 other staff your age.
  • Build your resume by learning little bits about a lot of things. Complete internships, enjoy the out of doors, work with kids and make a difference.
  • Room, board, laundry, food, wifi included. No rent. No paying for food. A great way to save money while still making money.
  • We have over 90 years of history and tradition but we value every new persons ideas as well. Become a part of something bigger.

Camp Foley

Located: Pine River, Minnesota

Position Available: Outdoor Trip Leader

Salary Range: Starting at $2500/9.5 weeks

Type: Residential coed summer camp

Contact: alli@campfoley.com

Website: http://www.campfoley.com

  • Lead kids in outdoor trips including canoeing, hiking and biking.
  • Wilderness camping with kids is extremely rewarding and offers a fantastic way to become a better leader, learn flexibility and team work as well as strengthen your resume for the "real world".
  • Must be Lifeguard, CPR and 1st Aid Trained by the start of camp.
  • Room, board, laundry, food, wifi included. No rent. No paying for food. A great way to save money while still making money.

Camp Woodbrooke

Located: Richland Center, Wisconsin

Position Available: Counselor(s)

Salary Range: Starting at $210/week

Type: Residential co-ed summer camp

Contact: office@campwoodbrooke.org

Website: http://www.campwoodbrooke.org

  • We seek counselors who enjoy outdoor living and are enthusiastic about working with youngsters in our small camp community of about 34 campers and 14 staff members.
  • Cabin Counselor, kitchen coordinator counselor, teen trip counselor positions available.
  • Increased salary for First Aid, Lifesaving, WSI credentials
  • Activities include nature, hiking, swimming, arts & crafts, archery, gardening, overnight tenting, games, cooking, pottery, woodworking, caring for goats.

Camp Voyageur

Located: Ely, Minnesota

Position Available: Counselor and Trip Leader

Salary Range: $1,500-$2,000 per season

Type: Residential boys' summer camp

Contact: cvspirit@campvoyageur.com

Website: http://www.campvoyageur.com

  • Lead in-camp activities and wilderness trips canoeing, hiking, and sea kayaking.
  • Located next to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness
  • One counselor to four boys. The best, working vacation you'll ever enjoy.