Positions Available:

    For Overnight Camp 2018, we're looking for:

    • Counselors - Summer staff assigned to lead a group of campers through the week of camp.   They'll be in a cabin with up to 10 campers and another counselor, responsible for investing in the campers, sharing your life with them, and just all-around providing them with an incredible camp experience.  Must be 18 and completed a year of college.  Base salary is $200/week. 
    • Jr. Counselors - This year we are re-vamping our Jr. Staff program. Must have been a previous camper or Day Camp staff to qualify. More information about the application process and the job description will be coming soon! Email caitlin@camphighland.com if you have any questions in the meantime. 
    • Activities Staff - These staff members will be responsible to run specific activities.  We look for leaders that can help facilitate the challenge course, rock climbing, rappelling, and oversee water activities.  These leaders will also assist with the upkeep of facilities and needs very good self-leadership skills.  Must be 18 and completed a year of college.  Base salary dependent upon experience.
    • Photographer/Videographer - Campers love to have GREAT pictures of themselves to show their parents at the end of the week!  We typically hire at least 3 people for this team. We want people who are passionate about documenting camp throughout each week. The photographers will post photos each day for parents to view and put together slideshows for the campers. The videographers will shoot and put together a video to be shown at the end of each week. 
    • Worship Leader/Band - There are few things in the world cooler than great worship in an outdoors setting.  We do not simply look for people with musical talent that can tolerate kids and the bear the outdoors; we look for people who genuinely love Jesus and kids, and happen to have musical talent. Historically, our worship leaders have always been counselors with a desire to lead others in worship. If this sounds good to you, please let us know!
    • Lifeguards - Our lifeguards serve campers and staff by making sure they stay safe at the waterfront. They are also responsible for maintaining a clean waterfront area and serve by meeting other camp needs. 
    • Nurse - As the camp nurse, you will serve by taking care of the camper's and staff's physical needs. You must be a registered nurse who loves Jesus and Kids. Part of you duties will be to manage, administer, and medication; administer basic first aid; contact parents when a child is injured or ill; and report all injuries and illnesses.
    • Boat Driver - Yes, this is actually a job. We have a boat or two pulling kids tubing just about all day, every day of camp and we're looking for a highly responsible, experienced, boat driver that loves kids and would like nothing more than to spend the summer on a lake investing in kids. This is not an easy job; it's tiring and hot, but there are few places on the planet where you'll hear more screams of joy and laughter than on the boat with a cabin of kids.
    • Utility Player -  This position is one of utmost importance. Our utility players have different roles throughout the day. Essentially, they are helping run elements and facilitating activities with cabins, in the kitchen, doing maintenance, lifeguarding, and fill in as needed. They will be trained in a variety of aspects of camp. 

    For Highland Day Camp 2018, we're looking for:

    • Counselors - Lead a group of campers through a week of camp! Counselors are in a group with up to 10 campers and another counselor and are responsible for investing in campers, sharing your life with them, and providing them with an incredible camp experience. Counselors should be rising 11th graders in high school through college-age. 
    • Jr. Counselors - We are looking for a few juniors counselors to volunteer at camp for 1-2 weeks out of the summer. Junior counselors should be rising 8th, 9th, or 10 graders and also must be a camper enrolled at our overnight camp
    • Adventure Staff/Lifeguards - These staff members will be responsible for setting up and overseeing high ropes and water activities as well as maintenance duties and general camp operation. 
    • Photographer/Videographer/Technical - Campers love to have GREAT pictures of themselves to show their parents at the end of the week!  We need somebody who will take on the challenge of documenting the summer through images, compiling them every week, assembling slide shows, shooting video every now and then, and generally being our imaging technical guru.  
    • Worship Leader/Band - There are few things in the world cooler than great worship in an outdoors setting.  We do not simply look for people with musical talent that can tolerate kids and the bear the outdoors; we look for people who genuinely love Jesus and kids, and happen to have musical talent. Historically, our worship leaders have always been counselors with a desire to lead others in worship. If this sounds good to you, please let us know!

     

    You need to complete 3 things to finish the application process:

    1. The online application. Probably takes about an hour to complete.
    2. Submit an application video (as simple as complex as you like), simply explaining why you're interested in serving with us this coming summer. You can share videos through youtube or another video hosting service, or send it to summer_staff@camphighland.com if it's small enough (not required for day camp applicants)
    3. An interview. We prefer this to be in person, but can do it over the phone or skype without a problem!
    4. The link to the summer staff application is below. You do not have to complete the application all in one sitting, as the system allows you to save your progress along the way.

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