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Summer Program Director

Camp Burton is a small camp on Vashon Island, near Seattle, WA.
Employment dates are semi-flexible.... mid-end of June through mid-end of Aug.
We are looking to fill this position with someone who:
loves God and people
has previously worked at a camp or with youth
is a spectacular verbal communicator
has high energy
pays attention to detail
is organized
has endless amounts of patience for children AND adults
is flexible and ready to serve

Camp Burton's Faith Adventure Camps will be 10-20 kids per camp
Family Camp - 60 participants
New Horizon's (Adult Special Needs) - 45 campers
"Guest" Camps: 45-200 campers and staff

In this position you will:
-Work closely with the Executive Director and Conference Coordinator
-Plan final details for Camp Burton Faith Adventure Camps (ages 7-17), and assist with programing details for CB Family Camp and CB New Horizon's Camp
-Lead and direct youth camp staff in programmed activities and events
-Create staff schedules depending on activities and camp session - Boat Drivers, Lifeguards, Craft Director, Archery Supervisor, Program Assistants, and Cabin Leaders
-Create / Lead / Assist with devotional and/or chapel times for youth.
-Set up camp "areas" for games, activities and events. / Lead events, games, and activities as needed.
-Be intentional in building relationships with campers and staff.
-Lead staff meetings as needed. Assist in staff training.
-Oversee under age staff members, living on-site, during specific sessions.

Be the point person for "GUEST" camps, assisting with the details of their programming and site needs.
*Guest camps will include a variety of groups, some non-religious, including
adults with special needs, grown-up camp, cancer and sickle cell organizations.
Create staff schedules to support Guest Camp programming and site needs.
Lead activities as needed.

*Camp Burton is called to Biblical hospitality and know all people who utilize our site- campers, staff, and guests, will be ministered to through our service.
If you are interested in this position, please ask us about our site policies and ministry values.

Time:  Full-Time Seasonal
Salary:  Paid
Category:  Programming

 

 

Updated: 3/23/2017 2:06:50 AM

Job Contact:
Michele Rutschow
(206) 463-2512

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Why work at Burton Camp and Conference Center:

Camp Burton offers a small, intimate environment in a spectacular Northwest setting. During the summer we hold faith-based camps for: adults with special needs, youth ages 7-17 and families. We also host a variety of non-religious guest camps such as the Sickle Cell Foundation and Camp Goodtimes, for kids with cancer. Our staff is diverse, flexible and servant-minded. If you are looking to serve in a variety of positions with a variety of folks, Camp Burton is your choice!

9326 S.W. Bayview Dr.
    Vashon, WA 98070

(206) 463-2512

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