Lourdes Camp is a co-ed residential camp for children 7-14. The camp is located on beautiful Skaneateles Lake, twenty miles west of Syracuse. Staff are paid for eight weeks, which includes Staff Orientation Week, (TBD) and seven one week sessions with campers. Most positions require living onsite. Salary includes room and board. Staff members must be 16 years or older to work at camp.
Counselors MUST be able to teach or assist in one of the following activities: swimming, archery, arts/crafts, hiking, basketball, soccer, recreational sports, volleyball, ropes & challenge, pontoon boat, canoeing or sailing.
For this upcoming summer, staff will be required to wear masks most of the time throughout duration of the day for the health and safety of the campers and other staff members. We highly recommend and encourage that staff members are vaccinated for COVID-19. Interviews for staff will be conducted via ZOOM.
These are not the only duties performed. Some duties may be reassigned and other duties may be assigned as required.
Supervise campers assigned to cabin, provide leadership in all phases of camp program. Counselors MUST be able to teach or assist in one of the following activities: swimming, canoeing, sailing, archery, arts/crafts, hiking, soccer, pontoon boat, ropes/challenge, rec sports, or volleyball.
Assist with the physical needs of the camp. Such tasks include mowing lawns, cleaning bathrooms, garbage disposal, repairing doors, screens and windows, painting and assisting in major repairs. Must have a clean, valid drivers license.
Assist the cook in preparing and serving nutritious meals as well as maintaining the cleanliness and sanitation of the kitchen and dining hall. Set up food, supplies and utensils for dining hall distribution. Store food and leftovers at proper temperature. Wash all dishes, serving and preparation equipment and utensils. Perform other duties as required.