YMCA Camp Lincoln
Job Title: Specialty Camp Counselor
Posted On: Mar 21, 2019

Specialty Camp Counselor

Effectively lead and participate in the Camp Lincoln community. Specialty Camp Counselor are models of leadership who lead by example, follow the staff pledge and live in accordance with the Core Values – Honesty, Caring, Respect and Responsibility.

Specialty Camp Counselors are able to take advantage of opportunities that safely enrich the lives of their campers while on-site and off-site. They are specifically responsible for a group of campers and making sure they are gaining an experience that is enriching and in line with program goals and expectations. Specialty Camp Counselors are responsible for working with their Unite Leader to acquire necessary supplies and maintaining an appropriate inventory of supplies for successful program delivery. If going off-site, Specialty Camp Counselor are responsible for maintaining their vehicles with an appropriate level of understanding and communicating quickly any issues that may develop and follow-through to make sure safety is priority.

Specialty Camp Counselors seek every opportunity to create a safe community that is free of bullying and ridicule. Camp is a place for personal growth, leadership development and community enhancement for all participants. Every camper’s self-confidence is enhanced because of the leadership and example set by their counselor through games, fair dispute resolution, consistent expectations, friendship building and positive reinforcement.

These are 2019 Summer positions.

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Southern District YMCA is a cause-driven organization that is for youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.