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Seasonal Help Wanted!

We are looking to hire some help for this summer. Please see below for positions available.

Cook
Cook is needed for summer camps. Dates are June 5-25 and July 10-23, working 30-40 hours per week. Experience cooking for groups of 40-60 people is necessary. Food certification is a plus, but not required.

Responsibilities include:
• Plan menus for campers
• Prep and cook meals
• Clean kitchen after meals

 
Camp Assistant
Camp Assistant needed for summer camps. Position starts June 1 and ends August 1, with 30 hours per week. Responsibilities include helping out in kitchen as needed, cleaning, setting up for activities, and various administrative tasks.

 

Lifeguard

Lakefront lifeguard is needed for summer camps. Dates are June 6-24 and July 11-22, 2016– afternoons only. Must be 18 years old or older and have current lifeguard and CPR/First Aid certification

 
Deadline for applications is Friday, May 6, 2016. Please send a resume to:
Camp Walter Scott
15290 E. 300th Ave.
Dieterich, IL 62424
Or
camp@cciwdisciples.org
Camp Walter Scott is a church facility. While this facility does not discriminate on the basis of religion, sex, race or national origin, it is expected that all employees will respect the religious orientation of the activities at the camp.

Fall Work Day- October 10th!

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See below for a list of projects:

1. Turn off water to shower houses- winterize
2. Lay flooring in Cabin #2
3. Install new CWS sign at entrance
4. Cabins, #1 and #2 – insulation, weather stripping, sealing cracks, etc
5. Finish repairs on shelters- steps that need to be replaced
6. Remove tarps from shelters
7. Trim tree branches
8. Cut trees and split firewood – we can always use more
9. Clean and repair gutter and soffit – NW of dining hall kitchen- has been temporarily fixed, but needs more work
10. Caulk roofing at NW dining hall
11. Fix basement leak in dining hall basement
12. Power wash all metal roofs
13. Repair or discard trailers at shop
14. Install metal roofs – north side – small shelter & pavilion
15. Install metal roof on the shop
16. Re-create labyrinth
17. Accessibility project- dining hall- exterior doors, grab bars in restrooms; concrete parking pad and front walk

Pictures Wanted!

Do you have some great shots of Camp Walter Scott? If you do, we would like to see them! We are in the process of updating our website and marketing materials and would love to see how others see Camp Walter Scott. Please send pictures as an email attachment to camp@cciwdisciples.org

*By submitting pictures to Camp Walter Scott, you are allowing Camp Walter Scott to use those pictures for marketing purposes.

Summer Positions Available!

The following positions are available this summer:

Groundskeeper

Groundskeeper is needed for this summer. Position would start mid-May and end mid-August, working 20 to 30 hours per week. Applicant must be knowledgeable of lawn maintenance equipment (tractor, lawnmowers, chain saws, weed eaters, ect) and able to lift 40-60 lbs.

Responsibilities include:

  • Maintain camp grounds
  • Mow/ trim as needed
  • physical set up of activities for campers
  • clear pathways as needed
  • basic cleaning of cabins and dining hall as needed (empty trash, vacuum, dust)

 

Head Cook

Head Cook is needed for summer camps. Position starts June 7 and ends August 1, working 30-40 hours per week.  Experience cooking for groups of 40-60 people is necessary. Food certification is a plus, but not required.

Responsibilities include:

  • Plan menus for campers
  • Prep and cook meals
  • Clean kitchen after meals

 

Cook

Cook is needed for summer camp. Position starts June 7 and ends August 1, working 20 hours per week.

Experience cooking for groups of 40-60 people a plus, but not required. Food certification is a plus, but not required.

Responsibilities include:

  • Prep and cook meals
  • Clean kitchen after meals

 

Deadline for applications is Friday, May 1, 2015. Please fill out a Camp Employment application and return to:

Camp Walter Scott

15290 E. 300th Ave.

Dieterich, IL 62424

or

camp@cciwdisciples.org

Camp Walter Scott is a church facility. While this facility does not discriminate on the basis of religion, sex, race or national origin, it is expected that all employees will respect the religious orientation of the activities at the camp.

2015 Summer Camp Intern

Summer Camp Internship

SUMMER CAMP JOB OPENING
Summer Camp Intern for the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Illinois & Wisconsin
1011 N Main St., Bloomington, IL 61701

  • Pays $2500 (after taxes) with Room & Board
  • Work Period: June 15—July 26 with children, youth and families participating in the CCIW Sumer Camping Program at Camp Walter Scott (near Effingham, IL) and Pilgrim Park (near Princeton, IL).
  • Purpose: Lift up God’s Call to Ministry to the campers, and participate in the life and programs of each camp as an adult leader.
  • Who: Preference to those candidates at least 20 years old, and have completed at least the 3rd year of college. The complete job description, expectations and other details are found in the Summer

Camp Intern Policy Guide

For Application Form, Policy Guide, or more information check out the CCIW website at:
Camp Resources
Questions: E-mail: ministry@cciwdisciples.org
Contact the Regional Office at: (309) 828-6293
Application Deadline—April 1, 2015

Documents

Summer Camp Intern Policy Guide

Summer Camp Intern Application

CCIW Camp 2015

CCIW Outdoor Ministries

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CWS – CAMP WALTER SCOTT
PP – PILGRIM PARK

CAMP DATES FOR 2015

FAMILY WEEKENDS

  • CHURCH FAMILY REUNION MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND MAY 22-25
    • Jane Cahill
  • CHURCH FAMILY REUNION LABOR DAY WEEKEND SEPTEMBER 4-7
    • Jane Cahill

JUNE

  • CAMP ACTS 20:35 (CWS – WORK WEEK) JUNE 7-13
    • Jackie Summers
  • CYF (CWS) JUNE 14-20
    • Jim Summers, Amy Gillespie
  • JYF (PP) JUNE 21-27
    • Jonathan Grant, Terri Grove
  • GRANDPARENTS & ME (CWS) JUNE 21-24
    • Arvil and Jennifer Bass
  • BEGINNERS (CWS) JUNE 24-27
    • Ed Taylor, Kris Light

JULY

  • BEGINNERS (PP) JUNE 28-JULY 1
    • Cecelia Bauer
  • CHI RHO (PP) JUNE 28-JULY 4
    • Randi Grodjesk
  • CYF (PP) JUNE 28-JULY 4
    • Camp Closed/canceled
  • JYF #1 (CWS) JULY 5-11
    • Nichole Fauser, Donna Gladson
  • CHI RHO #1 (CWS) JULY 5-11
    • Tracy Armstrong
  • POST-HIGH WEEKEND RETREAT JULY 24-26
    • Tim Akers
  • JYF #2 (CWS) JULY 26-AUGUST 1
    • Rebecca Nevius, Evan Williams
  • CHI RHO #2 (CWS) JULY 26-AUGUST 1
    • Jared Reno, Ruth Erickson

DAILY THEMES

  • Power Up with the Promise of Peace
  • Power Up and Celebrate the Spirit
  • Power Up to Imitate Christ
  • Power Up with the Fruit of the Spirit
  • Power Up as One Community
  • Power Up with Courage
  • Power Up for Peace Wherever You Go