Volunteer Opportunity
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Camp Counselor, City Union Mission, Kansas City, Missouri

Organization: City Union Mission
Contact Name: Greg Beam
Position Type: Local Volunteering (in person)
Address: 1310 Wabash Ave.
Kansas City, Missouri  64127  
United States
Great For: Great for Christians, Great for Families, Great for Groups, Great for Seniors, Great for Teens
Service Area(s): Sports and Recreation, Christian Camping, Children and Youth Ministry
Hourly Commitment:
22.0 per: Day
Number of Positions:
Number of Volunteers in this
Position in the Past Year:
One-time / Ongoing Position: Short Term Service/Seasonal


"On duty" 22 hours a day. (Tot Lot camp: responsible for up to 4 children for 14 hours per day or more.) - Help campers get ready & oversee daily routine. - Lead daily cabin devotions. - Set a good example & counsel campers in healthy relating, anger management, sportsmanship, self image, spiritual growth, personal hygiene, etc. - Maintain discipline & order among campers. - Connect with campers at least 3 times in the following school year. Requirements: Personal relationship with Jesus Christ & regular church attendance for at least 1 year. - 18 or older (16 or older for Assistant Counselors) - One reference from church leader (pastor, etc.). - Ability to lead others in establishing & developing relationship with Christ. - Relates well with others. - Patient, firm, experienced with leading people & maintaining discipline. - Energetic & fun loving. Affirming. - Enjoy outdoor environment & activities...even in inclement weather. - "Fountain of love" for the campers.

Additional Detail

Housing and meals provided.
Initially Posted: 10/18/2006
Last Updated: 08/25/2016

This position is available during the following dates each year:
Start Date:   06/23
End Date:    08/03