Camp Skylemar (since 1948), is in search of a Outdoor Skills Director for the upcoming summer.
Camp Skylemar, located in southern Maine, offers top-notch instruction and enjoyment in outdoor activities for 200 boys, ages 7-17. The setting is spectacular and well maintained, with 200 acres of fields and forest. Teach campers outdoor, camping, wilderness and survival skills. Lead campers on hiking and camping trips.
We are in search of an Outdoor Skills Director who:
- Has experience working in an outdoor ed program
- Shares our belief that nothing is more important than safety
- Is comfortable teaching all levels, from the fearful to the experienced
- Is a positive and supportive leader
- Can train, motivate and supervise a college aged staff
We seek a smart, fun, safe and dynamic leader, who will inspire kids and staff members to love the outdoors. As an accredited camp, the Outdoor Skills Director will adhere to high standards established by the directors of Skylemar and the American Camping Association. Also, as a member of our Senior Staff, he/she will be an integral part of camp management overall.
Known for our outstanding staff and attention to the individual child, Skylemar is a fantastic place to work. Dates: June 9 - August 15. We provide $4,000 - 5,000 salary range, housing, meals and travel expenses. Camp Skylemar provides and covers the cost for all necessary certifications and training. Including, lifeguard, cpr, first aid, ropes course, archery, wilderness first aid and Maine trip leader certification.