Job Description

During the summer, a Trip Leader is expected to:
-Drive safely abiding by all rules and laws
-Capable of leading a group of girls (ages 6-18) in an overnight camping trip to a state park, theme park, white water rafting, and various other trip locations
-A natural love and respect for children
-Able to work as a contributing team member
-Organize the trip before departing -Ensure that all equipment and necessary items go on the trip
-Ensure that vehicle is safe and ready for travel -Follow all trip procedures located in the Staff Manual
-Keep a calm demeanor in any emergency or unforeseen situation -Responsible and trustworthy
-Strong bunk counseling skills when not on trips
-Put campers first; create a safe environment; attend to physical and emotional safety of self and campers; create an exciting environment
-Model good behavior; abide by rules; exhibit punctuality; wear uniforms; encourage respect for all.

Apply by: April 20 2015


Camp/Organization: Camp Wa-Klo for girls (ACA Accredited)

Location: Jaffrey

Type of Position: General Staff

Time Frame: Seasonal

Salary: 9 weeks about $2100 (room and board included)


-At least 21-years-old
-Have a valid driver’s license for a minimum of 2 years and good driving skills
-Comfortable driving a 15-passenger van
-Possess good time management, organizational, and navigation skills
-Strong swimming skills; must be able to pass a Red Cross lifeguarding class during orientation or is a current certified lifeguard


-Camping background is helpful with tent construction, fire building, cooking out, and hiking
-Comfortable driving children


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Susan Chenet

36 Franklin Ct.
Garden City, New York 11530