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    Teen Camp Counselors

    Counselor

    Thanks for an amazing 2020 camp season!  Please check back in early 2021 and sign up for our newsletter for the latest information on next year's summer camp programs.

     

     Camp Counselor I – Teens entering Grades 9-12 in Fall 2020 (and 8th graders who successfully completed CIT), who are at least 14 years old and can work less than 2 or less weeks during the summer.

        • Type of position: volunteer
        • Benefits include: experience working with youth, leadership development, letters of recommendation,
          reference for future job applications, fun experiences
        • Time Commitment: must attend 2 day training and commit to volunteering for at least 1 week of summer camp
          (approximately 25 hours per week)
        • Responsibilities include helping with set up and clean-up of camp, playing games with campers, working with
          and leading small group activities, etc.

    Camp Counselor II—Teens entering Grades 9-12 in Fall 2020, and 2020 high school graduates, who are 14 or older and can commit to at least 3 weeks of camp.

        • Type of position: paid
        • Benefits include: $8/hour pay, experience working with youth, leadership development, letters of
          recommendation, reference for future job applications, fun experience
        • Time Commitment: must attend 2-day training and commit to working at least 3 weeks of summer camp
          (approximately 25 hours per week)
        • Responsibilities include helping with set up and clean-up of camp, supervising small groups of campers,
          helping with check in and check out, mentoring counselor I’s, playing games, etc.

    Katherine Veeder

      Name: Katherine Veeder

      Position: Director of Education

      E-mail: Katherine.Veeder@usu.edu

      Phone: 435-797-8942

    More information about the summer camps offered at Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter can be found here.