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POSITION TITLE: Assistant Adventure Manager/Senior Counselor
LOCATION/DEPT: Wonderland Camp and Conference Center
REPORTS TO: Adventure Manager
The Assistant Adventure Manager will provide professional and safety oriented instruction and assist in the facilitation of the Adventure Program. This position will provide an unforgettable experience for the participant. The Assistant is also responsible for providing an outdoor living team building experience with a Christian message.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
*Wonderland offers ARC CPR for the Professional Rescuer and Standard First Aid certifications at camp.
Minimum 1 year of college or equivalent.
Must have at least 1 years experience as a camp counselor.
Minimum age of 18 preferred.
Must be an individual of the Christian faith who has a strong personal relationship with the Lord, attends church on a regular basis, and a desire to lead others spiritually.
In agreement with the philosophy, goals and objectives of The Salvation Army Wonderland Camp and Conference Center.
A commitment to support and promote the mission of The Salvation Army and a passion for camp ministry.
Able to relate God’s handiwork through adventure activities and in relationship with the Word of God in programming initiatives.
Able to live on camp grounds throughout duration of employment.
Good communication and interpersonal skills.
An attention to detail
A positive attitude and the ability to be flexible in light of changing job situations/priorities.
Demonstrated ability to use initiative and be a self-starter.
Knowledge and skills in high ropes course, challenge course, climbing tower concepts, zip line, giant swing and principals (safety guidelines, skills and ability to instruct).
Current ARC CPR for Professional Rescuer and Standard First Aid*.
Some supervisory experience.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT
This position is required to do light to heavy physical work.
In order to successfully perform the essential functions of this position, the employee is regularly required to use ropes or challenge course equipment.
The work environment for this position includes an office and outdoor environment with a low to high noise level.