Camp Chewonki Staff Positions (Multiple) - Chewonki Foundation


Job Description

Camp Chewonki consists of three separate programs: Camp Chewonki for Girls, Camp Chewonki for Boys, and Camp Chewonki Wilderness Trips. Chewonki was founded in 1915 on a love for ecology, wildlife, and learning about the relationship between humans and the world around us. We celebrate the power of unplugging from ordinary life and plunging into the rivers, lakes, mountains, woods, and coastline of Maine and eastern Canada, and of cultivating leadership skills, community, and self-discovery among campers and wilderness trip participants along the way.

About Camp Chewonki:

  • -Southern campus: 400-acre saltwater peninsula on the coast of Maine, including separate Boys and Girls campuses 
  • -Northern campus: private lake within pristine conservation area 
  • -Multiple Chewonki-owned islands off the coast of Maine and network of north woods campsites 
  • -A working farm where campers can help grow our food and help care for animals 
  • -An 18-element challenge course – with low & high ropes 
  • -Activities: Canoeing, Whitewater & Sea Kayaking, Backpacking, Wildlife & Ecology, Farm & Food Systems, Outdoor Living Skills, Woodworking, Visual Arts, Sailing, Archery, Performing Arts, and Sports & Recreation 

Camp Chewonki is accepting applications for the following positions:

  • Activity Coordinator 
  • Activity Head 
  • Cabin Leader 
  • Head Counselor 
  • Age Group Leader 
  • Wilderness Trip Leader 
  • Waterfront Coordinator
  •  Counselor in Training Coordinator

 Please visit the Chewonki Employment Opportunities page for complete position descriptions and application instructions. Review of applications will begin upon receipt.

Apply by: March 10 2020


Camp/Organization: Chewonki Foundation (ACA Accredited)

Location: 485 Chewonki Neck Rd, Wiscasset, ME 04578

Type of Position: General Staff

Time Frame: Seasonal


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Nancy Percy

485 Chewonki Neck Rd
Wiscasset, Maine 04578