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Activities Counselor – Summer 2023

True Friends

Annandale, Minnesota Maple Lake, Minnesota Eden Prairie, Minnesota

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18 Years Old

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Job Description

Activities Counselor

Calling all creative creatures, lifeguards, wonderful water warriors, crafty critters, and happy humans! True Friends is looking for all stars like you to help provide our campers with positive life changing experiences this summer. Trade classrooms for campfires as you make life-long friends while making a real difference in an electrifying community of campers of all ability levels.

As an Activities Counselor, you will…
Use & learn skills to lead a variety of activities from high ropes to arts and crafts, from large group games to adaptive archery and so. much. more.
Learn how to adapt all activities to meet the needs of campers or all ages and abilities.
Create opportunities for empowerment and independence.
Facilitate team building, social skill development, and just plain fun.
Have the opportunity to share skills and hobbies as a specific waterfront, recreation, or creative Activities Counselor or be a well-rounded counselor offering a variety of activities.
*Comprehensive training, housing & meals are provided*

Seasonal position.
Orientation starts end of May 2023, depending on specifics of role
End date varies based on your availability and site needs: middle of August 2023

You should apply if you are…
Age 18+
Willing to step outside your comfort zone.
Comfortable coaching small and large groups.
Passionate about making a difference in the world.
Comfortable supporting others with daily living skills (we train you!)
Happy to live and work in a communal setting.
Eager to take initiative and have a strong work ethic.
Able to be flexible and adapt to an ever-changing environment.
CPR/First Aid certified, Lifeguard certified, camping experience, prior experience with the population are highly valued but NOT required.
If you’re ready for a life-changing summer job, we’re ready for you to join our team! Apply online today – positions fill fast and are not guaranteed.