Executive Director – Camp Hopewell

Site Name: Camp Hopewell Position Title: Executive Director Position Type: Year-Round Presbyterian Location (city and state): Oxford, Mississippi Job Description: Camp Hopewell’s vision for ministry is to empower one and all to connect with God, self, and others in the wonder of God’s creation. By providing a place apart, people disengage from the demands and distractions of daily living, thereby opening themselves to God, creation and community with others. Camp Hopewell provides a safe place, physically and emotionally, for people of all ages, including those who are differently abled or with special needs, to experience God’s community with others. Camp Hopewell strives to fulfill this vision by offering a wide variety of programming and engagement. Seven weeks of summer camp include Wee Bit Camp for the youngest campers, resident church camp for ages 7-16, and two diabetes camp sessions. Annual retreats throughout the year include a Women’s Retreat, the Presbyterian Youth Conference retreat, the Junior Auxiliary’s Camp Sunshine, Camp Kesem for children whose parents have cancer, 21 United Family Camp for families with a child with Down’s Syndrome, Hallowed Hopewell Halloween event for the Oxford community, and occasional hosting of meetings of the Presbytery of St. Andrew. Further programming for multiple rental groups include high and low rope challenge courses, water front activities, archery, and recreation. Living Waters for the World (livingwatersfortheworld.org), based at Camp Hopewell, trains volunteers to assist with the installation of water purification systems in 26 countries. Participants from around the world come to Camp Hopewell to attend “Clean Water U” training classes. Camp Hopewell seeks an Executive Director to further fulfill and expand our vision. Contact Info: Greg Patton (please text his number below to notify him if you are sending an email) 50 County Road 470 Oxford, Mississippi 38655 662-801-1073 | EMAIL Executive-Director-final-draft.pdf

Associate Director of Camper and Counselor Care/Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry – Camp Whitman on Seneca Lake

Site Name: Camp Whitman on Seneca Lake Position Title: Associate Director of Camper and Counselor Care/Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry Position Type: Year-Round Presbyterian Location (city and state): Rochester, NY/Penn Yan, NY Job Description:Third Presbyterian Church (Rochester, NY) and Camp Whitman on Seneca Lake (Penn Yan, NY) are seeking a uniquely qualified individual to serve as both the Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry for Third Presbyterian Church and as the Assistant Director for Camper and Counselor Care for Camp Whitman. The ideal candidate will have a blend of skills and experience with a passion for youth and young adult ministry. This position will focus primarily on the church’s youth and young adult ministry aspect of the position during the school year, and the summer camp aspects during the summer season. Third Presbyterian Church Key Job Responsibilities: Planning and leading youth group gatherings (twice per month), youth fellowship activities and off-site trips. Leading 9th Grade Commissioning (confirmation) program. Supporting youth participation in worship. Developing relationships with the young adult (college-aged, 20-year-olds/young 30-year-olds) congregants. Providing pastoral care to the youth, their families and the supporting communities in coordination with the Associate Pastor for Congregational Care Camp Whitman Key Job Responsibilities: Actively recruiting well qualified applicants for camp counselor positions. Ensuring the well-being, care, and support of all campers and counselors. Directly supervising all camp counselors, and providing them ongoing coaching, guidance and support. Responding quickly and effectively to all camper needs, and communicating with all camper parents/guardians/caregivers as needed during the camp session regarding any behavioral, social-emotion, health or other concerns. Employment Terms: This is a full-time position split between Camp Whitman and Third Presbyterian Church. Contact Info:Lea KonePO Box 24393Rochester, NY 14527315-201-0193 | EMAIL Joint-Youth_Camp-Job-Posting-1.pdf

Managing Director – Daycholah Center

Site Name: Daycholah Center Position Title: Managing Director Position Type: Year-Round Non-Presbyterian Location (city and state): Green Lake, WI Job Description:Shape the future of outdoor ministry and significantly impact the lives of youth campers, retreat guests, and staff as you lead Daycholah Center into the future. Ideal candidates will be motivated, business-oriented, passionate about summer camp, and people-centered with proven leadership skills in a collaborative environment. Daycholah Center’s location on the shore of Green Lake requires waterfront experience. Contact Info:Kaitlyn BoscaljonW1010 Spring Grove Rd.Ripon, WI 54971920-745-8537 | EMAIL Managing-Director-Daycholah-Center-Job-Description.pdf

Program Director – Bethelwoods Camp and Conference Center

Site Name: Bethelwoods Camp and Conference Center Position Title: Program Director Position Type: Year-Round Presbyterian Location (city and state): York, SC Job Description:Bethelwoods is looking for an enthusiastic, caring, and passionate person to join our team as Program Director. The Program Director will have many responsibilities for our various camp offerings. These responsibilities will include programming, marketing, and general management of both the summer camp program and various year-round programs. The Program Director will also hire, train, and manage staff necessary to make these programs successful. Promoting church and community relations is also a very important part of this position. Candidates should be self-starting, have the ability to work and communicate with all types of people, and have experience with and be enthusiastic about camp ministry. Visit our website at www.bethelwoods.org/job-opportunities.html for more information. To be considered for this position please submit a cover letter and resume to Stephen McDonald at stephen@bethelwoods.org. Contact Info:Stephen McDonald922 Mt Gallant RD WYork, SC 297458033663722 | EMAIL Program-Director-Job-Description-2022-Revision.pdf

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The Campfire Collective has websites that help potential retreat groups, summer staff, and summer campers find our member sites. When was the last time you made updates to your listings? You can make changes by logging into your ministry’s page in the membership system. At the bottom of that page, you will see the portal for making changes to your listings on all three websites. Are you not a member yet and want to see the three websites? You can check them out at the links below. SummerToRemember.com for potential summer staffBookARetreat.com for potential retreat groupsBestSummerYet.com for potential summer campers