Sierra Nevada Journeys company profile

Summer Camp Counselors

Job Location

Sierra Nevada Journeys - Portola, CA, United States

Job Description

We are hiring for more than 20 Summer Counselors to run our summer camp programming at Grizzly Creek Ranch in Portola, California.

Full time, seasonal position from June 1 to July 24, 2024, $63 to $68 per day, DOE, plus room and meals.

We provide a home away from home where you are free to learn and grow in ways you never thought possible. Discover the joy of summer camp by leading a cabin group through a variety of fun-filled activities such as archery, swimming, kayaking, campfires, large group games, mealtime songs, and skits. Whether spending the night in your cabin or under the stars, counselors foster community with their cabin group by offering support and intentional daily reflection. Every week is different at camp and our counselors provide creativity, pizzazz, and laughter to our camp community. Grow your skills in group management, age-appropriate programming, and safety and supervision by becoming a Sierra Nevada Journeys summer camp counselor.

Job Requirements

• Participate and successfully complete required pre-summer camp training
• A passion for working with children and making a difference
• Leadership experience or experience working with kids
• Ability to work irregular hours, days and nights in order to meet camp needs
• Ability to take initiative, work collaboratively, and have a positive “can-do” attitude
• Willingness to get outside of your comfort zone and try new things, such as being 30 feet off the ground on a challenge course
• Minimum 18-years-old
• Ability to pass a background check
• Ability to lift up to 30 pounds
• Current CPR and First Aid certification, or willingness to obtain certification before start date

How To Apply

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Contact Information

Contact Lisa Blauth
Director of Marketing
Sierra Nevada Journeys
Phone 775-355-1688


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