For over 100 years GLOW YMCA Camp Hough has been providing the ‘Summer of a Lifetime’ on the shores of Silver Lake in Western New York. Our camp primarily serves youth from Genesee, Livingston, Orleans, and Wyoming counties. Our main function is to serve as a coed resident camp for youth ages 6-14. YMCA Camp Hough also provides day camp in conjunction with the Wyoming County YMCA for youth ages 5-12. In the spring and fall we host youth and corporate groups for programming and team building activities. Our program facilities include a swimming pool, waterfront, archery, low/high ropes course, and two rock climbing walls.
YMCA Camp Hough sessions begin June 28 and run through August 16. All staff training will be held June 20-June 26. Additional Employment Opportunities April through October.
Resident Camp Counselor (Must be at least 18 and a High School Graduate by June 28, 2015).
Counselors are the backbone of our camp staff. They live in a cabin with their campers and together with their co-counselor are responsible for the leadership, supervision, and programming of their campers. Counselors are also assigned to lead specific programs each week based on knowledge, skill level, and certifications. Responsibilities for programs include lesson plans, daily class instruction, equipment management and inventory, and general program area maintenance.
Resident Camp Counselor Job Description
Red Pines Staff: Spring and Fall
The Red Pines Staff work under the direction of the Camp Director to provide hospitality, direction, and programming for Red Pines groups at YMCA Camp Hough. Programming may include boating, archery, nature study, arts and crafts, rock climbing, team building, and the low/high ropes course.
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