Camp Counselor, Lifeguard, Ranch Hand, Riding Instructor

Company: 

Canyonview Ministries

Location: 

Silverton, OR

 

Job Title: Camp Counselor, Lifeguard, Ranch Hand, Riding Instructor

Employer: Canyonview Ministries

Contact Information: Tim Houser at 503-999-2027 or cvadventureministry@gmail.com

Address: Silverton, OR 

Web Site: www.canyonviewministries.org

Job Location: 13000 Finlay Rd NE Silverton OR 97381

Salary/Wages: $1,500-$2,150 Full Summer

Job Type: Summer

Application Materials Needed:

  • Job Application
  • Resume
  • References

Job Description:

  • Counselor:
    • Counselors are the heart and soul of our camps.
    • They spend their week utilizing every opportunity to connect with and serve their campers.
    • They spend time with their cabin at every meal and in most activities and games as well as lead their cabin in Bible Studies.
    • Responsible for 8-15 campers, 24 hours a day and filling in REC areas as needed.
    • We have many different counseling opportunities available, ranging from 1-11 weeks as a counselor.
    • 30 positions available, must be 18 y/o +.
  • Female Teens In Ministry Leader:
    • Assists the Program Director and alongside the Male Leader in overseeing the Teens In Ministry (T.I.M.) Leadership Program.
    • This includes scheduling daily tasks, mentoring the T.I.M.s, and leading Bible studies.
    • Must have leadership skills and a desire to invest your summer in teens.
    • 1 position available, must be 21 y/o +.
  • Overnight Leader:
    • Assists the Program Director in the planning the schedule and program for all overnight camps.
    • Oversee's a group of counseling staff and campers.
    • 2 positions available, 1 for male and 1 for female role. Must be 21 y/o +.
  • Lifeguards:
    • Assist the waterfront supervisor in maintaining a safe and fun environment at the waterfront.
    • Train staff and campers in waterfront procedures and boating safety.
    • Must be willing to get lifeguard certified or possess current ARC Lifeguard Certificate, and first aid and CPR training.
    • 4 positions available, must be 15 y/o + with 18 y/o + preferred.
  • Kitchen:
    • Assist cooks in daily meal preparation and leadership of crews.
    • Basic food handling and preparation experience preferred.
    • 4 positions available, must be 14 y/o +.
  • Ranch Hands:
    • Ranch Hands will share responsibilities at campfire and opportunities with the campers at evening devotions, supervising campers while they groom, saddle, and clean stalls.
    • Assisting an instructor in the arena while preparing to become a lead instructor.
    • Assisting and leading trail rides and feeding horses and other daily chores.
    • Multiple positions available, must be 16 y/o +.
  • Photographer/Videographer:
    • Volunteer Position unless employed as a counselor also.
    • Includes taking pictures of all camp activities, editing and posting pictures, creating slideshows, etc.
    • Assist with program activities as needed.
    • 1 position available. 18 y/o +.
  • Nurse:
    • Volunteer Position unless employed as a counselor also.
    • EMT or RN preferred. 
    • Oversee's basic and emergency medical needs of campers and staff. 
    • Spring and summer options.
    • Oversee's guest medicine needs and ordering of supplies and equipment.
    • Multiple positions available, must be 18 y/o +, 21 y.o + preferred.

Responsibilities:

  • See Job Descriptions.

Qualifications:

  • 18 years old + and ministry qualified.