Monday
Aug172015

Program Director -- Chapel Rock, Prescott, AZ (Diocese of Arizona)

Chapel Rock, the Arizona Church Conference Center, located on 20 riparian acres in the central Arizona Highlands of Prescott, Arizona is in search of a full-time Program Director.

Owned by the Episcopal Diocese of Arizona, Chapel Rock is a unique gem that is less than 2 miles from downtown Prescott. We serve a broad clientele that include many types of public, private, and religious groups and currently are contracted with several local recovery groups for adventure, therapeutic, and teambuilding services both on- and off-site.

Chapel Rock offers: A very comprehensive ropes course that is occupied approximately 200 days out of the year; the Aspen Creek Outdoor School, our science camp, which serves approximately 40 elementary schools throughout the year; an adventure program that includes hiking, rock climbing, kayaking, and a summer camp program through the Episcopal Diocese of Arizona. Chapel Rock is an ACA accredited camp. 

Qualified applicants must have a minimum of a Bachelors Degree, at least 3 years related experience, an ACCT Level II Certification, and the following certifications are preferred: TRG, WFR, SRT1. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to managing and booking groups for the ropes course and adventure program, training instructors, general facilitation, program development, marketing and growth, maintaining ACA standards and performing site and equipment inspections as well as assisting the Aspen Creek Outdoor School, summer camp and conference groups.

Benefits: Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications, full medical/dental.

Please reply with a cover letter and resume via email to kwood@chapelrock.net

Tuesday
Jul212015

Food Service Director -- Camp Capers, Comfort, TX (Diocese of West Texas)

The Episcopal Diocese of West Texas is a dynamic, faith-based, non-profit organization. We are seeking a Director of Food Services for Camp Capers, our youth camp and retreat center located 45 minutes northwest of San Antonio on the banks of the beautiful Guadalupe River. This position will be responsible for managing all aspects of year round food service operation. This individual will prepare and cook meals for our guests and supervise all food service employees. He or she will design and plan all food services to include menus, food presentation, nutritional values and appropriate portion sizes and insure that the kitchen area conforms to all local, state, and federal standards of cleanliness. Camp Capers serves 225 campers and staff every day during the summer and hosts retreat groups throughout the rest of the year. The position is a year round, salaried job with excellent benefits.

To apply, contact David Griffin, Director, Camp Capers. 

Tuesday
Jul212015

Director of Programs -- Chanco on the James, Spring Grove, VA (Diocese of Southern Virginia)

Chanco on the James, voted best summer camp in Virginia by Virginia Living Magazine, is accepting applications for the position of Director of Programs. The Director of Programs will assist in facilitating the year round program, ministry, and operation of Chanco on the James. S/he develops new retreat programs, provides world class Christian hospitality to all guests, and oversees the operation of the summer camp program all under the direction of the Executive Director. Responsibilities include customer service, “hands on” activity facilitation, planning, camper and staff supervision, as well as staff recruiting and hiring. The position offers a salary range of $28,000 - $30,000 and a generous benefits package. Motel type housing is provided to assist in fulfillment of job duties and living at camp is required during the summer season. Desirable qualifications and experience for the Director of Programs include: Bachelor’s Degree or Associate’s Degree and/or equivalent experience, experience in program design and ministry, experience in a senior leadership role at a summer camp, certifications necessary to lead/teach in ropes course operation and aquatics/lifeguarding.

Interested participants should submit a resume, cover letter, and completed application to Gareth Kalfas at director@chanco.org. Applications may be found at http://www.chanco.org/about-chanco-on-the-james/. Questions? Call Gareth at 888-7CHANCO (888-724-2626).

Friday
Jul032015

Vice President of Youth Programs -- Kanuga, Hendersonville, NC

Kanuga is seeking to fill the role of Vice President of Youth Programs. Kanuga recognizes and values the importance of young people and positive formative experiences outdoors, serving more than 7,000 youth participants every year. The Vice President of Youth Programs’ responsibilities include setting long and short-term strategy, policy and operating procedures for two youth conferences, young people’s programs during Guest Periods, Camp Kanuga, Camp Bob, and the Mountain Trail Outdoor School. Accordingly, the Vice President sets the tone and direction, and serves as Kanuga’s primary spokesperson on camping, and is accountable for the performance of camps, outdoor and environmental education programs. Because the Vice President’s presence must be felt in several programs and campuses, excellent leadership skills are central to his/her success. As a member of Kanuga’s Division Head Team, the Vice President also has a broader role of helping to set policy and direction for Kanuga Conferences, Inc. Click here for a more detailed role profile of the position. To apply, send your résumé and cover letter to hr@kanuga.org.  Applications will be accepted until July 8th, 2015.

Tuesday
Apr212015

Farm & Garden Manager -- Camp Mokule'ia, Waialua, HI (Diocese of Hawaii)

The Farm and Garden Manager serves to daily further the Mission Statement and Strategic Plan of Camp Mokule‘ia. The Farm and Garden Manager is responsible for:

  • Oversight of day-to-day farm and garden operations on up to 10 acres of Camp Mokule‘ia agriculturally focused properties
  • In consultation with Executive Director and Program Director develop (and potentially lead) programmatic elements that utilize the Farm and Garden
  • Creating and implementing a crop production plan that supports the food services department of Camp Mokule‘ia
  • Supervision of Episcopal Service Corps members in their Farm and Garden duties 

This is a full-time salaried position that includes housing possibilities (off-the-grid simple living).

For more information, contact Rev. David Turner, Executive Director at Camp Mokule’ia (kahubt@gmail.com)