Camp Skylemar, long considered to be one of the finest camps in the country, is in search of Trip Leaders for the upcoming summer. Trip Leaders are responsible for leading Skylemar campers on outings exploring Maine and New Hampshire. Our focus is for campers to experience the natural environment. Trips involve mountain hikes, overnight canoe trips and overnight camping, including Mt Washington.
Skylemar is looking for individuals who are:
· Fun, energetic & creative.
· Enthusiastic about working with boys ages 7-16.
· A positive role-model.
· Able to share our belief that nothing is more important than safety.
· Comfortable teaching all levels, from the nervous to competitive.
In addition to providing leadership throughout the day, staff members serve as “big brother/sister”, friend, role-model, adviser and “hero”. Applicants must have completed at least one year of college. To drive a camp vehicle, staff must be 21 and have a clean driving record.
Compensation package includes:
· Salary starting at $2,500
· Travel expenses
· Staff shirts
· Internet Access
· Internship credit is available
season runs from June 9 to August 10. Opportunity
for free lifeguard, cpr, first aid, ropes course, archery, wilderness first aid
and Maine trip leader certification.
Camp Skylemar is a well-established (since 1948) recreational summer camp, located in the Lakes Region of southern Maine. Enrollment is limited to 200 boys from across the country as well as abroad, who attend for 7 weeks. Camp Skylemar has provided outstanding instruction, within a warm, nurturing, friendly and family atmosphere, for 69 years. If kids are fun to you, you will find that being a staff member at Skylemar is not only a great way to spend the summer, but perhaps the best job you’ll ever have.
Additional information and online application located on our website www.skylemar.com/staff. Email questions to email@example.com