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POSITION TITLE: Unit Leader/Senior Counselor
LOCATION/DEPT: Wonderland Camp and Conference Center
REPORTS TO: Assistant Director - Programs
FLSA CATEGORY: Exempt
STATUS TYPE: Temporary Full-Time
Unit Leaders are responsible for program and counseling leadership within their assigned unit of three to five counselors, assigned support staff, and approximately 18-45 campers. Leaders attend a leadership orientation session, assist in the general staff orientation, provide transportation leadership for campers on arrival and departure dates, give support and guidance for camper and staff discipline when needed.
The Unit Leaders helps coordinate evening programming with the Program Director. Leaders conduct assessment interviews with their staff, both at mid‑season and end of season. They will encourage attendance at staff devotions and attend meetings as scheduled by the Program Director. Unit Leaders work with aquatics, nature, pioneer, crafts, ropes, archery, health services, and Program Director in guiding staff in complying with camp guidelines (curfews, procedures), goals, and objectives.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
*Wonderland offers ARC CPR for the Professional Rescuer and Standard First Aid certifications at camp.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT