CABIN COUNSELOR/ACTIVITIES INSTRUCTOR 

RISING COLLEGE SOPHOMORE
Counselors are the primary caregivers for each camper. The Counselor is responsible for planning, teaching, coordinating, and carrying out activities and guiding campers in their personal growth and daily living skills. Counselors will be assigned to a cabin in one of three areas: Hillside (ages 5-8), Lakeside (ages 9-11) or Hilltop (ages 12-16).  They will assist in the direction, supervision, and organization of campers in their cabin, within activities, and throughout the camp in order to meet the intended camper outcomes.They will teach one or more general or special skills with other members of the camp staff. Here are a few of the specialized activities taught here at Camp Ton-A-Wandah.  
 Archery
Arts and Crafts
Basketball
Canoeing
Cheerleading
Dance Hip Hop
Dance Jazz
Drama
 Karate
Fitness
Zumba
 Horseback Riding
 Kayaking
Knitting
 Mountaineering
 Music 
 Nature
 Pottery/Ceramics
 Riflery
 Rock Climbing
 Soccer
 Softball
 Swimming
 Tennis
Volleyball
 Flag Football
Interpretive Dance
Copper Making
Glass Making
Bead Weaving
Paddleboarding 
The Play
ACTIVITY LEADER/GENERAL COUNSELOR 
MIN. 2 YRS FIELD EXPERTISE AND CERTIFICATIONS
An Activity Leader  is responsible for the daily operation of one or more activities. They are a general counselor in the cabin but in charge of a specific activity.  They will oversee the calendar planning, staff assignments, equipment and safety checks, program evaluation, inventory, etc. Staff in this role must have expertise, experience and appropriate certification in their activity area(s).

 

JUNIOR COUNSELOR

Junior Counselors are one of the primary caregivers for each camper. The JC is responsible for assisting and leading in the planning, teaching, coordinating, and carrying out activities and guiding campers in their personal growth and daily living skills.  
Qualifications:
• Minimum of 17 years of age or completed their junior year of high school.
• Graduated from the CIT program or has participated in an outside leadership program or has shown exceptional leadership in the community, school or in other extracurricular activities, may be qualified for a Counselor Assistant position for at least one session.

AREA HEAD COUNSELOR

MIN. 21 YEARS OF AGE
An Area Head is responsible for overseeing the campers and counselors in a specific age group, Hillside (5-9 yrs.), Lakeside (10-11 yrs.), and Hilltop (12-15 yrs.). The ideal candidate is a mature, responsible woman who seeks to understand and assist others and their needs. She can reinforce the rules of TAW along with experience working in childhood development along with objective conflict resolution. Her daily responsibilities include overseeing the health and emotional state of each of her campers and staff, counseling and assisting staff in her area by observing and checking in with them daily and informing the Camp Directors daily with reports of how each cabin is doing.

 

PROGRAM STAFF

MIN. 21 YEARS OF AGE
Program Staff members are responsible for planning and executing programmatic elements. They do not live with campers but oversee their area of expertise and seeing that camp from that programmatic element runs smoothly.

 

WATERFRONT DIRECTOR - Position Filled for Summer 2019
To further the mission of camp through planning and delivery of activities at camp’s waterfront that are safe, fun, and appropriate to the camper’s age and abilities. Provide management to the physical operation of the waterfront’s facilities and equipment.

 

CIT COORDINATORS- Position Filled for Summer 2019
To further the mission of camp through the development of future counselors through activities that are safe, fun, and appropriate to the camper’s age and abilities. Manage program and CIT schedule and supervision with assistance from program supervisors and direct care staff.

 

TRIBES & TRADITIONS COORDINATOR 
Her responsibility is to further the mission of camp through planning and delivering activities for camp’s athletic program and for tribal and traditional ceremonies and programs that are safe, fun, and appropriate to the camper’s age and abilities. Provide management to the physical operation of the land sport’s facilities and equipment and the management to the physical operation of the tribal and traditional programs and related facilities and equipment.

 

TRIPS COORDINATOR
Their responsibility is to further the mission of camp through planning and delivery of activities at camp’s out-of-camp tripping programs that are safe, fun, and appropriate to the camper’s age and abilities.  This includes helping lead our contracted trips such as white-water rafting, zip lining trips, waterfall rappelling, and so much more.  

 

EVENING PROGRAM COORDINATOR
Her responsibility is to further the mission of camp through planning and delivery of activities evening, afternoon, and arts programs that are safe, fun, and appropriate to the camper’s age and abilities. Provide management to the physical operation of the evening, afternoon, and arts programs and related facilities and equipment.

 

ADVENTURE COORDINATOR 
To further the mission of camp through planning and delivery of activities at camp’s mountaineering program that are safe, fun, and appropriate to the camper’s age and abilities. Provide management to the physical operation of the mountaineering program and related facilities and equipment.

 

ARTS & CRAFTS COORDINATOR - Position Filled for Summer 2019
Her responsibility is to further the mission of camp through planning and delivery of activities in the Arts & Crafts programs that are safe, fun, and appropriate to the camper’s age and abilities. Provide management to the physical operation arts programs and related facilities and equipment.

 

FINE ARTS COORDINATOR - Position Filled for Summer 2019
To further the mission of camp through planning, delivering, and overseeing activities for camp’s Fine Arts programs that are safe, fun, and appropriate to the campers’ age and abilities. Provide management to the physical operation of the Fine Arts program, related facilities, and equipment, specifically for the activities of dance, drama, music, the play, cheer, and gymnastics.

 

MEDIA COORDINATOR - Position Filled for Summer 2019
To further the mission of camp through capturing digital photographs of activities at camp are captured that are safe, fun, and appropriate to the camper’s age and abilities. Photographers will obtain photographs throughout the summer that will be used on Camp Ton-A-Wandah’s website, printed materials and for other marketing purposes.

CAMP NURSE

CERTIFICATION AND LICENSING REQUIRED
Camp Nurse duties include camper and staff medical supervision, medication distribution and oversight, registration screening, daily operation of the camp infirmary, record keeping, and acting “Camp Mom.” Camp Nurses are compassionate and caring and know just how to fix that scraped elbow with a little TLC and a band-aid.

OTHER POSITIONS

REQUIREMENTS MAY VARY
Kitchen Assistant, Maintenance, etc. Contact the camp to find out about internship opportunities.