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Camp Wieuca

Senior Counselor

Camp Wieuca
Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Date Posted: 03/06/2016
Categories: Camp Jobs - Church/Ministry - Education - Sports and Recreation
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Seasonal - Summer Job

Camp Wieuca, of Wieuca Road Baptist Church in Atlanta, GA, is looking for full-time, paid camp senior counselors to work with children ages 6-13, in a Christ-centered, adventure-filled environment. Camp Wieuca is a summer day camp that provides staff and campers creative and meaningful activities, praise and worship time, Bible studies, and field trips around the city.

Dates and Hours:

  • Staff Training – Be available beginning Tuesday, May 24 – Friday, May 27
  • Summer Camp 2016 begins Tuesday, May 31.

o   Camp runs Monday-Friday from 7:15a.m. – 6:15p.m. with rotating early and late shifts.

o   Camp goes for 8 weeks beginning May 31 and ending July 29.  We take a break from Camp the week of  

     July 4-8.


2016 Senior Counselor Job Requirements


Senior Counselor reports to the Camp Director

Main Responsibilities:

  • Supervising and developing camper activity segments
  • Leading Bible study time
  • Supervising junior counselors and volunteers
  • Camper safety, supervision, security and fun

Other Responsibilities:

  • Senior counselors are encouraged to get to know the parents of their campers and to help minister to those families.  For this reason, counselors will remain assigned to the same group of campers for the duration of the summer
  • Must be familiar with many games/initiatives and possess an energetic approach to the job
  • Must be self-motivated to perform tasks independently 
  • Must be highly mature, adaptable, diplomatic and caring
  • Must remain calm even in the midst of stressful situations
  • Must have the ability to learn and be able to follow instructions