Pilgrim Pines Summer Camp Positions which may need to be filled include:
Interested persons could apply to volunteer for one or more weeks for any of these positions.
Mini Camp Director: Program leader for campers entering 1st-3rd grades.
Junior Camp Director: Program leader for campers entering 4th-6th grades.
Junior High Camp Director: Program leader for campers entering 7th-8th grades.
Senior High Camp Director: Program leader for campers entering 9th-12th grades and 2013 graduates.
Pinester Camp Director: Program leader for adults with special needs and disabilities.
Seedling Camp Director: Program leader for children ages 10-14 with special needs and disabilities.
Pine Cone Camp Director: Program leader for youth ages 15-21 with special needs and disabilities.
Note: all program directors will have recommended resources from our ecumenical outdoor ministries curriculum, and the four weeks’ directors will work together with the Outdoor Ministries Team to plan the program which will be used each week of camp.
Cabin Counselors: Can request to work with any of the age or ability groups at camp, and will share leadership of a cabin with another counselor.
Music/Campfire Director: Will lead music at Vespers, Morning Fiesta, special activities, and Campfire circles, ability to build a campfire and play a guitar is preferred.
Pastor at Camp: Will support the program of each of the age and ability groups, lead Morning Fiesta, help with Vespers planning and leadership, and provide pastoral care and support.
Naturalist/Outdoor Activities Director: Will lead outdoor activities for each of the age and ability groups, including hikes, nature activities, and field games, and partner with certified leaders for archery and the high/low ropes courses.
Aquatics Director: Will supervise and lifeguard all swimming activities, must be certified in Red Cross Lifeguarding, First Aid and CPR.
Craft Director: Will plan and supervise the Craft Lodge projects and activities.
Health Center Director: Will oversee and organize medical care in the Health Center and assist the Camp Nurse with distributions of medication.
Counselor-In-Training: These positions are open to volunteers ages 16-17 who have completed our weeklong CIT program or who have previous counseling experience.