compensation: Starts at $2100/summer plus room and board/travel reimbursement for group leaders employment type: full-time non-profit organization
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Leadership Opportunities Abound at Trail Blazers!
Trail Blazers is an award winning non-profit youth development organization that facilitates the development of values and life skills essential for productive citizenship in young people. For over 130 years, we have touched the lives of thousands of young people from New York and New Jersey. Learn more about us at www.trailblazers.org.
Trail Blazers overnight camp is an outdoor adventure program in a rustic camp environment. Spend your summer in the beautiful forest of Northwest New Jersey, gaining immeasurable experience with program development, group management, environmental engagement, and youth service. Our core values of developing care and respect for ourselves, each other, our communities, and our environment inform everything we do at Trail Blazers.
Our best staff members:
• Possess a strong desire to make a difference in the lives of children
• Have an appreciation of and interest in the natural world
• Have previous experience working with children, particularly children from the inner city
• Possess very high levels of enthusiasm, leadership, and patience
All positions at Trail Blazers require a sense of humor, a commitment to providing quality programs and care to youth, and a genuine desire to make a difference. If that sounds like you, we look forward to your application!
Apply directly through our website at www.trailblazers.org/jobs. Once you have submitted your online application, you will be contacted for an interview if your skills and experiences fit our needs.
Group Leaders live in smallcamp groups and are responsible for the care of 8-10 campers each session. You work with 1 to 2 other Group Leaders to develop and implement programming for your group, utilizing camp resources, the expertise of your fellow staff members, and your own creativity and experience. As the most direct participant in your campers' daily lives, you are responsible for ensuring that their experiences are safe, meaningful, and memorable.
Start date: June 20
Salary: $2100 plus room and board, along with limited travel reimbursement
Looking for a supervisory role this summer? If you have summer camp experience as well as prior experience supervising and leading peers, we'd love to hear from you! We are also hiring a DRIVER, a PARENT LIAISON and a TRIP SPECIALIST.
Considering a day camp experience? We are also hiring for our day camp program in Brooklyn NY!
Apply for any of our positions through our website at www.trailblazers.org/jobs!
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