Camp Resident Director - Summer Camp 2019

Girl Scouts of Montana and Wyoming - Billings, MT4.0

Temporary

Looking for a rewarding adventure this summer? Join the world’s premier leadership development organization for girls and take part in a time-honored tradition: Girl Scout Camp.

From campfires to hiking, sunsets and s’mores, assist girls as they navigate the joys of summer camp. Arguably the heart and soul of camp are the various staff who create an empowering and enthusiastic experience.

Camp staffers provide a unique blend of instruction, friendship, and leadership for girls who attend. Be prepared to teach exciting lessons, explain and demonstrate what it means to be resilient, and provide a professional and magical experience.

The qualities and the individuality of each girl will amaze you. Be prepared to change lives…including yours. Girl Scouts of Montana and Wyoming hires for summer camp positions that rotate to each of these camps:

  • Camp Sacajawea near Casper, Wyoming
  • Timbercrest Camp near Red Lodge, Montana
  • Camp Castle Rock near Butte, Montana

Seasonal full-time work is available. Camp dates are June 7th through August 11th, however, training for Resident Director would begin the last week in May. As a Girl Scout staffer, take part in leadership training, development, and team building. Explore the great outdoors with a group of like-minded coworkers. Share your passion and unique talents with tomorrow’s outdoor enthusiasts.

Interested?

Your opportunity to play a vital role in creating an empowering and enthusiastic camp culture is here. Always challenging and rewarding, Girls Scouts of Montana and Wyoming has three resident camps sites planned for 2019 and we are ready to begin accepting applications. Staff have the opportunity to work at each of the locations throughout the summer season. Be prepared to encourage and support in the individuality of each girl at camp while focusing on safety and creating a magical experience.

Benefits:

  • Membership in Girl Scout organization
  • Work in a supportive environment
  • Develop team skills and experience critical in most jobs today
  • Fun, meaningful work outdoors
  • Competitive camp salaries
  • Room and board are provided in addition to salaries
  • Training is provided prior to working with campers and participants

Resident Director: The Resident Director has the primary responsibility for the development and implementation of a safe, enriching camp program by maintaining Girl Scouts of Montana and Wyoming (GSMW) and the Girl Scouts of the USA’s (GSUSA) Girl Scouts Leadership Experience (GSLE) and safety standards. The Resident Director supervises the implementation of camping programs that meet the needs and interests of girls, ensures that girls are involved in the planning of their activities, regulates that those activities are hands-on, and confirms that each girl is given an opportunity to be actively involved. The Resident Director ensures that staff and campers have a safe, fun, positive, fulfilling, and educational summer camp experience that supports membership growth and retention. This position promotes Girl Scouting in the community; and maintains a positive parent, public, and community relations.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Camp Administration or a related field; minimum of one year outdoor programming and administrative experience, or the equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Experience working with youth required
  • Supervisory experience preferred
  • Experience driving passenger vans preferred (CDL not required)
  • Minimum 25 years of age preferred

If you have an interest in the above seasonal camp position, please submit the GSMW Online Residential Camp Application online (accessible via the careers link on our website). Direct inquiries for more information to Sarah Megyesi, Resident Camp Director at (800) 736-5243.

Please note: All positions are open until filled.

Job Type: Temporary

Experience:

  • working at camp: 2 years (Preferred)
  • working with youth: 2 years (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)

License:

  • CPR/First Aid (Preferred)
  • Driver's License (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)