Contact Us

Winter Office
GLOW YMCA, Inc.

209 East Main Street
Batavia, NY 14020
Phone: 585.344.1664
Fax: 585.344.1666

Summer Office
YMCA Camp Hough
4163 West Lake Rd.
Silver Springs, NY 14550
Phone 585.237.5160
Fax: 585.237.2754

Employment Opportunities

Background Information

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 29 and run through August 17. All staff training will be held June 22-June 27.

Staff Positions

Resident Camp Counselor (Must be at least 18 and a High School Graduate by June 29, 2014).

$190-$210/week

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

 

Resident Camp Weekend and Evening Cook(Must be at least 18 and a High School Graduate by June 29, 2014)

The Resident Camp Cook prepares meals, ensures the kitchen and dining areas are clean, and washes dishes.


Red Pines Staff: Spring and Fall (Must be at least 18 and a High School Graduate by June 29, 2014)

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.

 

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION (Counselors, Red Pines Staff)

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION (Cook)

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD A REFERENCE FORM

For more information please contact Camp Director Valerie Brey at vbrey@glowymca.org or 585.344.1644.