Camp Foster YMCA Camp Counselor in Spirit Lake, Iowa
Enthusiastic? Positive? Outgoing?
A critical thinker?
Wanting a fun summer?
Like meeting people from all over the world?
Not afraid to get a little dirty?
Wanting to feel accomplished and build your resume?
Camp Foster YMCA is hiring individuals who want to make a difference in the world and build valuable work skills by spending your summer working with children in the outdoors. Summer internships are available.
Camp Foster YMCA is hiring college age male and female camp counselors for the 2019 season. Camp counselors are responsible for the health, safety, and welfare of campers. They will provide supervision, direction, and example in the camp environment. Camp counselors will work in both our overnight and day camp programs. Room & Board provided for the duration of employment.
Must have a love and understanding of people and able to gain an appreciation for the value of camp.
Must have a positive attitude, fun and enthusiastic personality, and a great sense of humor.
Must have a willingness to put the needs of others ahead of your own.
Must be flexible and willing to work hard for long periods of time.
Must be a positive role model ? caring, honest, respectful, responsible, and fair.
Must be a team player with a focus on building positive relationships with others.
Must complete a background check successfully.
About Camp Foster YMCA
At Camp Foster we are dreamers and role models. We believe in creating an atmosphere where everyone belongs and work hard to help develop a strong sense of community. We strive to make the world a better place, one child at a time. We are not afraid of working hard for long hours, having challenging conversations, and making dreams come true. Safety is of the up most importance in everything we do. We live each day by our values, modeling these every step of the way.
Camp Foster YMCA, founded in 1912, is a traditional overnight and day camp program located on beautiful Lake Okoboji in Northern Iowa. As a staff member you get to play outdoors, work with people from all over the world, spend every waking moment with children, and rise to the challenges of being a professional role model by following the values of respect, responsibility, caring, honesty, and fairness. You?ll learn important on the job skills that you will use in ANY future career. Camp is a great addition to your resume. It is a job where YOU get to make a different in the world!