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2017 Camp Staff Dates

EXCEL Training: June 18 to June 19
Pre-camp Training: June 19 to June 29, with day off: June 29th at 4pm to June 30th at 6pm
Session 1 (10 to 13 year olds): 2 weeks, Saturday July 1 to Friday July 14
Session Changeover days off: July 14 4pm to July 16 6pm

Session 2: (14 to 18 year olds) + LITs. 3 weeks, Monday July 17 to Sunday August 6
Session Changeover days off: Sunday August 6, 4pm to Wednesday August 9, 6pm
Session 3: (10 to 18 year olds). 2 weeks, Thursday August 10 to Wednesday August 23
Contract end:Thursday August 25, 2017

See attached calendar for more details.

Some answers to questions about working at Camp Towhee

  • Minimum requirement for consideration for any position is completion of two years of university or college, in a related field of study or equivalent work experience. All applicants must have experience working with children and a desire to learn how to support children/youth with special needs.
  • All staff must have current First Aid certification; outtrippers must have a minimum of Bronze Cross (NLS is preferable); waterfront staff must have current NLS certification.
  • All salaries range from $2,500 to $3,300 - for the summer, depending on position.
  • Training, room and board is included free of charge.
  • Staff have 1 day (6 pm to 6 pm) off a week.

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