includes room, board and sickness/accidental insurance
Since 1933, Camp Long has served South Carolina’s campers, adventurers and educators. Situated on over 400 acres in Aiken, South Carolina, Camp Long’s woodland setting is a lake front, year-round destination for outdoor retreats and events. Our facilities and amenities are designed to accommodate a variety of group sizes, ages and needs.
Camp Long is looking to hire a Coordinator for the educational programs, church retreats, professional development groups, and summer campers that attend the location throughout the year.
-Recruiting and scheduling rental groups
-High and low ropes instruction
-Instruction and activities manager for groups on site
-Assisting the director in the day-to-day operations of the Camp Long site
BA or BS in Environmental Education, Natural Sciences, Forestry, Geology, Education, Parks and Rec, Youth Development/Leadership or Wildlife Biology.
Must have the patience, understanding, flexibility, and a lot of energy.
Must demonstrate teaching skills and the ability to implement creative “hands on” teaching methods.
Must be willing to sacrifice, adapt and work hard as part of a team pursuing an objective.
Must be physically able to perform the tasks required to teach outdoors.
Must be willing to work long hours.
Lifeguarding experience preferred or willing to get lifeguard certification.
The Youth Learning Institute's mission is to create and deliver unique hands-on learning opportunities through non-traditional delivery system that builds relationships and improves life-skills. Our vision is to be recognized as the nation's foremost authority on the delivery of innovative experiential learning activities in nature-based settings by promoting the development of quality relationships and building effective life skills.
To accomplish this, The Youth Learning Institute uses an active, energetic environment that extends learning beyond the classroom and provides real-life opportunities that support a culture of scholarship. Inquiry-based experiences create a passion for learning, unlocking a 'magic classroom.' Various modes of programming can be used to deliver academic learning in a variety of ways. Participants are immersed in activities throughout the day where even the routine becomes an opportunity for learning.