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Missoula Family YMCA CAMP COUNSELOR in Missoula, Montana


Missoula, MT (http://maps.google.com/maps?q=3000+S+Russell+Street+Missoula+MT+59801)




Job Title: CAMP COUNSELOR Status: Seasonal

Hours: 20-40 hours/week Wage: $9.50/hour

Dates: June 10-August 25, 2021, plus advance paid training beginning June 1

Department: Youth Development

Probation: subject to a six month introductory (probationary) period

POSITION SUMMARY: Camp Counselors are responsible for the well-being, health and safety of all campers under their care as well as overseeing the smooth operation of day camp. This includes leading activities and games, creating a positive camp culture, conflict resolution and more. Camp Counselors must be comfortable working with school age children, other counselors and communicating clearly with camper parents and guardians and camp supervisors. Y-Camp Counselors are viewed as healthy role models in camp and in the community and should always model the Y core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility. Camp Counselors must be able to thrive in an environment with the unique challenges of a non-profit, community service organization and have the flexibility to work in a constantly changing environment.

BENEFITS:Seasonal employment at the Y comes with a free individual membership and discounts to Y programs and classes.

OUR CULTURE:At the Missoula Y, we strive for a better us by strengthening our community, every day. We arewelcoming: we are open to all, a place where you can belong and become. We aregenuine: we value you and embrace your individuality. We arehopeful: we believe in you and your potential to create change in the world. We arenurturing:we support you in your journey to develop your full potential. We aredetermined: above all, we are on a quest to make our community stronger, beginning with you.


Experience with school age children preferred.