Unit Leader and Unit Assistants - Camp Natarswi/ Girl Scouts of Maine


Job Description

Unit Staff is in charge of supervising campers in there care. They will recognize and respond to opportunities for problem-solving in the group. Plan and develop unit-specific programming. Unit assistants assist in guiding unit and individual campers in participating successfully in all aspects of camp activities, to meet the needs of each camper. Both positions will assist in developing girl-driven unit activity and program area programs Date Range for camp June 10-Aug 15.

Are you interested in helping build girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place, then Natarswi is the place for you!
Spend a wonderful summer at a Girl Scouts of Maine Camp Natarswi! Natarswi has 26-30 staff and up to 50-80 weekly girls who attend one (1) week to four (4) week sessions during our 5 week season.

Natarswi is a rustic camp we are located in Northern Maine at the south entrance of Baxter State Park. We serve Girl Scouts ages 7-17 building girls of courage, confidence, and character while enjoying the beautiful outdoors. Staff and camper spend days taking part in many different activities: sailing, boating, canoeing, paddleboarding, swimming, hiking, camping, archery, rock climbing, arts, nature, songs, games, campfires, and traditional camp activities. The camp season begins in the middle of June and goes to the end of August.

The camp season includes a week of certification courses (if needed), an extensive staff training week, 5 weeks of resident camp and 3 weeks of family and troop camping. The employment period varies between 7 and 10 weeks. Staff members live 2 to 4 in a platform tent with a wood bottom in a unit with the girl’s tents surrounding them.

Camp staff will assist in the day-to-day activities in their unit or program areas, and help maintain the health and safety of all campers. They should be enthusiastic, caring adults who are passionate about working with girls.

Benefits Include:
-Beautiful outdoor setting
-Room and board
-Waterfront access including canoes and kayaks
-Nutritious meals with a vegetarian option
-Awesome staff
-Wireless Internet Access
-Access to many hiking trails
-Transportation for days off

Apply by: May 31 2020


Camp/Organization: Camp Natarswi/ Girl Scouts of Maine (ACA Accredited)

Location: Millinocket, Maine (Baxter State Park Region)

Type of Position: General Staff

Time Frame: Seasonal


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Treasa Wheeler

359 Perry Road Suite B
Bangor, Maine 04401

207-299-0089 or 207-772-1177