Our Summer Staff
We hand pick our summer staff of about 20 young (and young at heart) adults who are chosen for their ability to share a strong character, maturity, creativity and ability to work with children. Staff spend over a week in training before campers arrive learning what you expect of a Holmes camp experience, how to engage campers quickly into camp groups, how to cook over a campfire, as well as receive certifications in American Red Cross First Aid and CPR. Some also learn specialty skills (lifeguarding, ropes course and initiative facilitation and archery instruction). Our dedicated staff come from churches in the United States and around the world to share faith and broad world views as we live faith together at Holmes.
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Summer Staff Positions
We are looking for persons with a Christian Faith to share who are interested in working with children for 7-8 weeks during the summer. Pay starts at $250.00 per week, plus meals and housing.
Staff Training begins June 17, 2019, with opportunities to receive optional certifications beginning June 18. Staff will end the summer on August 18, 2019, with time to close up summer facilities and celebrate our summer together. Some positions have longer time commitments, or the opportunity for longer time commitments.
We are looking for young adults and adults who:
- Take their spiritual journey seriously and are open to others’ experiences
- Are interested in working with children
- Work well with children
- Are interested in a summer of mission work
- Are interested in developing Christian leadership skills
- Are at least 18 years old
If you have any questions about working at Holmes as part of the summer staff, please contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at (845) 878-6383.
The Presbyterian Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer