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Shades Mountain Kids Kamp Co-Director 2 Job Description 2014

Shades Mountain Kids Kamp Co-Director 2 Job Description 2014, Vestavia Hills Alabama

Contact: Felecia Dewing
Phone: (205) 823-2000
E-mail: fdewing@shades.org

Shades Mountain Baptist Church is located in Vestavia Hills, AL, just a few miles from Samford University. The Recreation Ministry offers summer camps for children called “Kids Kamp.” This ministry provides quality, affordable childcare for working parents and single parents who choose to have their children spend the summer with us, or simply a fun week of activities and education during the summer. We are intentional about sharing the Gospel with our “kampers,” and, over the years, we have had the privilege of leading 70 kampers to Christ. We also provide scholarships to families experiencing financial hardship. We are searching for a co-director for the summer of 2014 that is able to meet the following expectations:

Heart and Attitude:

? Have a heart for sharing the Gospel with children between Kindergarten and 6th grade

? Work well with a co-director, modeling Christ-like behavior for/to everyone ? Be punctual and exhibit a strong work ethic

Responsibilities:

? Attend Kids Kamp planning retreat February 14-15 and staff training May 2-4

? Provide ideas and direction for activities within the summer themes

? Assist with planning and leading staff training

? Plan and lead Bible study activities each day of Kids Kamp

? Implement a “kamper of the week” award/kamper encouragement program

? Coordinate and lead morning meeting and staff devotion

? Supervise Arts and Crafts Leader

? Supervise and delegate decorating Bible study room and lobby each week ? Assist with planning and implementation of Family Night

Kamp Specifics:

? Understand the demands of a camp ministry that extend beyond a 40 hour work week

? Supervise and delegate storage cubby assignments and pin board changes to counselors

? Supervise and delegate responsibilities to lead and volunteer counselors as required

? Assist with registration and administrative tasks as needed

? Assist Kids Kamp Coordinator or Director of Recreation Ministry as needed

? Must be available weekdays beginning May 27 through August 8*

? Previous experience with children in a ministry setting is required, camp setting is preferred

? Previous experience leading worship preferred

Weekly Salary: $360

If interested, please submit a cover letter and resume to KidsKamp Coordinator, Felecia Dewing at fdewing@shades.org. For more information, please call Felecia at (205) 823-2000 weekdays between 9:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

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