Camp Wicosuta

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Hiring: Outdoor Adventure Staff and Waterfront Director

Overview:

Camp Wicosuta is a traditional four-week sleepaway camp for girls in Hebron, New Hampshire that offers two sessions.  Located on Newfound Lake, working at Wico is a perfect job for someone who loves working with kids and wants to spend their summer outside! 
 
Our philosophy is based on providing the "3 C's": Confidence, Competence & Community. Our goal is for every camper to walk away feeling confident in herself, and competent in her abilities in any number of areas. We teach these skills in a physically and emotionally safe community in which our campers are challenged to move past their self-set limits.

Outdoor Adventure Staff:

Dates: June 13, 2019-August 19, 2019

As a camp counselor at Wico you will live in a cabin with 6-12 campers and instruct in the activity area of your expertise.  We are seeking instructors with a comprehensive background in outdoor adventure, as well as the ability to easily adapt and modify lesson plans for various age groups.  We offer on camp programing as well as off camp day and overnight trips in the White Mountains.
 

Our outdoor program focuses on the following: Camping, Hiking, Nature, Orienteering, Tripping, and Survival skills
 
Stipend includes: Salary, Travel Allowance and Room and Board
 
Enjoy your time off: Staff Lounge with wifi & tv, days off options to Boston, Burlington, Hanover & Maine

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Waterfront Director:

Dates: June 7-August 19

As the Waterfront Activity Head, you will be responsible for all aspects of our waterfront program. Our Waterfront consists of 20 staff (male and female) ranging from 19-22 years old.  Our waterfront program consists of instruction in waterskiing, wakeboarding, knee boarding, canoeing, kayaking, windsurfing, sailing and paddle boarding.   

  • Training and experience in waterfront activities and management

  • Current lifeguarding certification

  • Set up lake and waterfront area during staff training

  • Oversee safety and maintenance of waterfront and all facilities

  • Excellent knowledge of waterfront activities and ability to lead and instruct

  • Train counselor staff both during orientation and ongoing training throughout the summer

  • Supervise instruction during activity periods

  • Organize and create schedules for instructors and groups

  • Monitor and keep track of camper progress and skill development

  • Supervise staff including formal performance reviews of activity staff throughout the summer

To find out more about spending a summer working at Wico visit our website at www.campwicosuta.com .  If you are interested in working with us apply directly online.  If you have any questions you can email carly@campwicosuta.com or call 800-846-9426/914-946-0927

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