Counselor

Purpose: To care for the physical and spiritual needs of the campers in cooperation with other counselors and staff by completing work assignments as described by the Program Director.

 

Accountability

reports to Program Director

Responsibilities

  1. Be actively involved in a daily quiet time maintaining spiritual growth throughout the summer.

  2. Participate in pre-summer preparation and post summer evaluation.

  3. Interview each camper in your cabin within the first 36 hours of each week.

  4. Meet daily with Program Director to discuss problems, schedule, camp in general and to pray for needs.

  5. Adhere to daily schedule made by Program and Assistant Program Director.

  6. Maintain responsibility for health and safety of cabin group.

  7. Teach and/or assist camper activities and devotions.

  8. Always seek opportunities for counseling and sharing Jesus Christ with campers on a one-to-one basis.

  9. Assume work assignments to keep camp operating and presentable, showing care for all camp properties, materials, and equipment.

  10. Camper follow-up.

Qualifications

  1. Be at least 18 years of age and one year out of high school.

  2. Be a mature Christian with a strong desire to see campers come to a saving knowledge of Jesus Christ.

  3. Have a warm and friendly personality.

  4. Be able to get along with peers as well as younger children.