Camp High Hopes | Sioux City, IA
Summer 2015 Openings:
Camp High Hopes, a new camp for children, teens, and adults with disabilities in Sioux City, IA, seeks
service-minded, compassionate summer staff interested in helping to facilitate a safe, fun and fulfilling
summer experience for campers of all ages. Our summer staff helps further the camp’s mission to
provide a safe, fun, and adaptive recreational experience for people with disabilities through daily
interactions with campers in our Day and Sleep-Away (Overnight) Camps. Camp staff act as the primary
caregivers for campers with disabilities by providing needed personal care assistance and activity
adaptation. A summer at Camp High Hopes provides the opportunity for college students and young adults to gain vital job skills and experience, while growing personally and professionally.
Positions include: SleepAway Counselors, Activity Leaders, Lifeguards and Day Camp Counselors Prior experience at camp and in caring for people with disabilities is desired, but not required.
Weekday, weekend, evening, and overnight work is to be expected. Compensation and housing are
dependent on position and experience.
Sleep-Away Counselors: June 12 – August 15, 2015; $300/per week + room & board (live-onsite
Activity Leaders: June 12 – August 15, 2015; $300/per week + room & board (live-onsite position)
Lifeguards: June 12 – August 15, 2015; $300/per week + room & board (live-onsite position)
Day Camp Lead: TBD, $500/week (no housing provided)
Day Camp Counselors: TBD; $275/week (no housing provided)
If you are interested in spending this summer using your enthusiasm and creativity to create an amazing
experience for campers with disabilities, visit www.camphighhopes.com for a complete job description and application. For further inquiry, contact Jonathan Mauk, Camp Director, at
firstname.lastname@example.org, or at 712-224-2267 (x102).