1) Fill out an application: ------------
or email your resume to ------------
***Lifeguards must have a current certification.
2) Complete your first interview (this will be sent through a video interview link).
3) A more complete interview will be scheduled after we receive your written application and first interview.
DESCRIPTION: Come be a part of a 75 year old Soquel Tradition! With an equally committed and well trained co-counselor, you will lead a group of 16 children of the same grade level through a schedule of activities. Your group remains together, under your leadership, for a week session. You will be trained to teach Archery, Riflery, where the hiking trails are, and a variety of fun games and songs. There is also training available for Camp Lifeguards, Ropes Course/Climbing Counselors, Naturalist, Arts and Crafts Counselors, and Fencing Instructors.
TRANSPORTATION TO CAMP: There are buses that pick up from Aptos, Soquel, Santa Cruz, Los Gatos, Campbell, and Willow Glen. Staff ride the bus to/from camp each day. They staff check the campers on to the bus sign songs and play games on the bus and check out the campers to their parents at the bus stops.
Kennolyn is located in Soquel (in the Santa Cruz Mountains) on 300 acres of privately owned forest.
PAID Staff Training June 10-12
Camper Sessions (M-F) June 15 – August 14
*flexibility in work dates may be possible. Please feel free to ask!
DAYS/TIMES: Monday - Thursday Camp Runs 9:15 am - 4pm Friday Camp finishes at 3pm. Work Times vary based on bus stop.
SALARY: $442-$508 (per week) depending on age and experience. Paid internships can be created to help you gain experience in your future career field.
18 yrs of age or older by June 9, 2020
Athletic, creative, intelligent, upbeat, passionate
Love the outdoors
Love working with children ages 6-16
Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers
If you do not have local housing, Kennolyn also operates 2 overnight camps:
Huntington Lake, Overnight Camp:
Training and Camp Sessions:
Lifeguard / Backpack / Climbing Training – June 18th – 20th, 2020
All Staff Training – June 21st – 26th 2020
Camp Sessions- June 29th, 2020 – August 15th, 2020
Santa Cruz Mountains, Overnight Camp:
Lifeguard and Ropes Staff Training- June 7th-9th 2020
All Staff Training- June 10th-14th
Camp Sessions- June 14th, 2020- August 15th, 2020
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