Year Round Employment Opportunities

 

WALCAMP OUTDOOR MINISTRIES AND RETREAT CENTER - ILLINOIS

Are you looking to lead a Ministry that is in position to take off? If yes, Walcamp is looking for an Executive Director to help with this Lift Off.

 

Walcamp is a year-round outdoor ministry offering facilities and a variety of programs for youth and families, churches, and other groups.  Located on 180 acres of forest and open fields on the Kishwaukee River in Kingston, IL, Walcamp is located about 70 miles west of Chicago and 15 miles north of DeKalb, IL. Walcamp offers supper camps for children of all ages, special needs camps, a family campground and a variety of facilities for organizations, businesses, retreats and Special events. 

The Executive Director of Walcamp Outdoor Ministries will be responsible for overseeing the fiscal health of the organization, direct over site of operations, programming, and development program for a non-profit organization to include year round and seasonal staff, dynamic programming, and annual, planned, and major gifts. The Executive Director will also directly supervise the Site Operations Director and Program Director(s). For full job description and additional information please visit: 
http://www.walcamp.org/page/employment_opportunities

To apply please forward a letter of interest and resume to: bod@walcamp.org

Posted 12/5/2016

CAMP PERKINS LUTHERAN OUTDOOR MINISTRIES - IDAHO

Camp Perkins is seeking a Program Director. The Program Director designs, coordinates, and leads Camp Perkins programmed events. This includes overseeing multiple on and off-site ministries and implementing age specific programming with sound Biblical teaching. This position also directs recruiting, training and evaluation of program staff. The program director must have excellent interpersonal skills, organization and planning skills, and the ability to respond to camper and staff needs. This position requires a great deal of cooperation with other camp leadership and departments.This is a full-time, salaried position. Email your resume to Executive Director, signe@campperkins.org, by Dec 25.

 

Posted 11/28/2016

CAMP LUTHER - WISCONSIN

Camp Luther is looking for a Winter Program Coordinator. This is a seasonal position for the months of January and February, with the possibility for additional work in the spring. This position provides the opportunity for leadership development, ministry training, and personal growth. The role involves leading Camp Luther's group retreat programs as well as providing operational support for the ministry of camp. This is an awesome opportunity for those looking to gain leadership experience in a ministry role. On-site housing is provided and pay is $250 per week.   

 

Responsibilities/Duties:

  • Be willing to lead all manners of outdoor games, activities, and programs.
  • Be willing to work extended hours most weekends (with time off during the week).
  • Possess a strong, leadership-oriented mentality, with the willingness to operate in a team-focused environment.
  • Be able to independently lead a group, including facilitating faith formation experiences. 
  • Affirm and support the ministry beliefs and practices of Camp Luther.
  • The ability to play guitar and song lead is strongly encouraged, but not required.

Contact Kardia at kardia@campluther.com for more information or details on how to apply. The application deadline is December 15, 2016. 

Posted 11/7/2016

 

WALCAMP OUTDOOR MINISTRIES AND RETREAT CENTER - ILLINOIS 

Walcamp is a year-round outdoor ministry offering facilities and a variety of programs for youth and families, churches, and other groups. Located on 180 acres of forest and open fields on the Kishwaukee River in Kingston, IL, Walcamp is located about 70 miles west of Chicago and 15 miles north of DeKalb, IL. Walcamp offers camps for children of all ages, special needs camps, a family campground and a variety of facilities for organizations, businesses and special events.

 

Walcamp is seeking to fill the position of Program Director. This position may include but is not limited to leading Summer Camp, programming for Retreats year round and the Adventure Program. Specifics as to responsibility will be based on applicant’s gifts and strengths. All programming requires leadership with a hands on approach. Responsibilities also include: Overseeing and managing the weekly needs of the usership, staff, and facilities in regards to program. Plan and market the program year round while advancing the mission and vision of Walcamp. Guitar skills as well as Challenge course/GIC training, Lifeguard and Paintball certification are a plus; acquiring listed skills is highly encouraged.

 

A 4-year Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience is preferably in DCE, outdoor education, outdoor ministry or other related field. Minimum 21 years of age. Please submit a letter of interest and resume to: Program Director Search Committee, Walcamp Outdoor Ministries, 32653 Five Points Road, Kingston, IL 60145 or send electronically to director@walcamp.org.

 

Posted 7/15/2016

 

 

 

 

 

 



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