Bethany Lutheran Church Camp Bethany Assistant Director Austin, TX · Part time

As the Assistant Director of Camp Bethany at Bethany Lutheran Church, you will work closely with the Camp Bethany Director to oversee all aspect of the camp program. You will play a key role in planning, organizing and implementing a safe, engaging, and spiritually enriching experience for children attending the camp. This position requires strong leadership, organizational skills and a passion for serving and mentoring young people in a Christian context.

Description

Job Overview:

Camp Bethany at Bethany Lutheran Church is seeking a part-time Assistant Director to join our team. The Assistant Director will work closely with the Camp Bethany Director to ensure the successful operation of the camp program. This position offers a competitive salary of $20 per hour. Camp Bethany runs weekly from June 3 to August 2, Monday through Friday, with the exception of the weeks of June 17 - 21 and July 4-5. This is a seasonal position, typically lasting for the duration of Camp Bethany. Hours may vary based on camp schedule and activities.


Responsibilities:

- Assist the Camp Bethany Director in developing and implementing the camp program

- Participate in the recruitment, training, and supervision of camp staff and volunteers

- Coordinate and lead a variety of camp activities, including games, crafts, and bible stories

- Prioritize the safety and well-being of all campers

- Guide and support campers in their faith journey

- Communicate effectively with campers' parents and guardians as needed

- Assist with various administrative tasks, such as scheduling and record keeping


Requirements:

- Minimum age of 18 years

- Strong alignment with Christian values and beliefs

- Previous experience working with children in a camp or youth ministry environment

- Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills

- Demonstrated leadership abilities and the capacity to collaborate effectively with others

- Ability to handle emergency situations with composure and efficiency

- Successful completion of a background check

- Current First Aid and CPR certification required


If you are enthusiastic about working with children in a Christian camp setting and possess the necessary skills and experience, we invite you to apply for the role of Camp Bethany Assistant Director. Join us in making a positive difference in the lives of young individuals in our community.

Salary

$20 - $20 per hour