Camp Courageous, Summer Camp Counselor, Monticello, IA

Counselors Needed – Summer 2014
 
Camp Courageous of Iowa is a year-round recreational and respite care facility for individuals with disabilities. Campers with intellectual and physical disabilities, head injuries, hearing or visual impairments, autism and other special needs are served.
 
Working with children and adults with disabilities is often a very real challenge. Campers may need help with personal care including feeding, dressing, and toileting. Some campers exhibit behavior problems. Patience, energy, good judgment and enthusiasm are important attributes for a position at Camp Courageous. The hours are long. An unselfish attitude and an emphasis on teamwork are needed. Staff members are expected to put the campers’ needs before their own. If you possess these skills, consider applying for a position.
 
Paid counselors receive the best employment package around. Seasonal summer counselors earn $385/week plus room and board are provided which includes a new air-conditioned staff dormitory affording separate living quarters from the campers. Staff share cabin duty on a rotating basis. Other benefits include a restricted medical plan for seasonal staff and health insurance for year-round staff.
 
Dates: May 18 through August 15, 2014. This includes staff training.
Weekly sessions are from Sunday through Friday.
 
POSITIONS:
Counselors
 
For more information contact:
Jeanne Muellerleile, CCD
Camp Courageous of Iowa
12007 190th Street P.O. Box 418
Monticello, IA 52310-0418 319-465-5916 ext. 2300 Fax: 319-465-5919
 
Camp Courageous is a tobacco free environment.
 
 
 
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Mary Reisetter, Director of Career Planning
Waldorf College Career Center
106 South 6th Street, Forest City, IA  50436
Phone: 641-585-8681
Fax: 641-585-8194

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