Waterfront Staff - Camp Natarswi/ Girl Scouts of Maine

 

Job Description

Lifeguards assist in both waterfronts and boating areas. Lifeguards teach both swimming and boating skills to campers. Lifeguards also assume camp unit responsibilities when not on the waterfront. Assists in the day-to-day activities in their unit and help maintain the health and safety of all campers. Applicants should be enthusiastic, caring adults who are passionate about working with girls. Unit assistants help in guiding unit and individual campers in participating successfully in all aspects of camp activities, to meet the needs of each camper. Assist in developing girl-driven unit and program area activities. Must be age 18 or older. We can assist in acquiring the necessary certifications Date Range June 14-August 16, 2020

Apply by: May 31 2020

Details

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

Requirements

Must a current Lifeguard certification or be willing to take lifeguard training offered by Girl Scouts of Maine

Experience

Strong swimmer

Additional Information

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 - SO MUCH FUN

Application

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Contact

Treasa Wheeler

359 Perry Road Suite B
Bangor, Maine 04401

207-299-0089 or 207-772-1177

https://www.girlscoutsofmaine.org/en/camp/summer-camp-employment.html