BECOME A PART OF OUR TEAM

MAKE A DIFFERENCE

The Sioux YMCA is interested in hiring the finest role models to live in a Caring, Honest, Respectful and Responsible way while teaching life skills, being silly, and impacting the lives of each and every member, family and community we interact with.

Are you a good candidate for the Sioux Y? If you want to make a difference...if you would like to make friends from around the world...if you want to be a part of traditions and innovations in excellence...if you would like to be in a beautiful location...if you would like the opportunity to grow personally and professionally...the answer is yes!

All staff positions require a commitment to the core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility, as well as a positive attitude, dedication and hard work, creativity and a determination to give 100% to the children and the job. 

CHANGE A LIFE

It will be one of the most memorable and valuable experiences of your life. There are so many things about Camp that will remain with you forever. Camp has an everlasting place in the hearts of all our staff and campers.

Working at camp is one of the most demanding and rewarding jobs you can ever have! Enjoy the spirit, traditions and lifelong friendships while experiencing the culture and diversity of a staff from across the United States and around the world and of course, this unique area of South Dakota as well!

SPREAD THE WORD

We are currently hiring for the following camp positions for the Summer 2020! 

POSITION

  • Cabin Leader- Cabin Leaders are the primary caregivers for each camper. Responsibilities include planning, teaching, coordinating and carrying out activities, as well as guiding campers in their personal growth and daily living skills. Cabin Leaders must possess a desire and ability to work with a diverse population of children in the outdoors.

  • Boys Village Leader- Will directly supervise and aid Boys Cabin Leaders through evaluations and support where needed as well as assigning cabins. Village Leaders may be placed in cabins if required.

  • Girls Village Leader- Will directly supervise and aid Girls Cabin Leaders through evaluations and support where needed as well as assigning cabins. Village Leaders may be placed in cabins if required.

  • Teen Development Coordinator- Will oversee the Teen Program and work with Cabin Leaders to plan and implement all teen programming on and off campus.

  • Health Officer- Will provide first aid to campers as needed, as well as oversee the general health of each individual camper and staff member.

  • Boating Specialist- Will be responsible, under the supervision of the Waterfront Director, for the instruction and implementation of all paddle boating activities (canoes, kayaks, paddle boards, sailing, and wind surfing). Must have current Lifeguard certification.

  • Swimming Specialist- Will be responsible, under the supervision of the Waterfront Director, for the instruction and implementation of all swimming activities. Must have current Lifeguard Certification.

  • Waterfront Director- Must have current Lifeguard Certification. Duties include supervising the waterfront, lifeguards, swimming, and boating.  The Waterfront Director will also be in charge of the upkeep of the waterfront and creating work schedules for the lifeguards and specialists.

  • Program Coordinator- Will oversee camp events such as planning and implementing all evening programs, theme weeks, a daily programs.

  • Assistant Director- Will work closely with the Director to oversee day to day operations. The Assistant Director is responsible for the performance of the rest of the Resource Staff and overall performance of the male and female Cabin Leaders.

HOW TO APPLY:

Click on the button for our summer application. Once completed, attach it in an email (or return it in person) to Anthony, our Camp Director, at anthony.summers@siouxymca.org and we will get back to you shortly!

 "Working at Camp Marrowbone was an incredible experience for me. I grew so much over the course of the summer and was able to see the youth I was working with grow as well. Coming back summer after summer is such a gift. Camp is a second home and every June its a beautiful reunion with incredible kids and passionate young people." -Camp Staff Summer 2016

QUESTIONS ABOUT WORKING AT CAMP?

Contact our Camp Director: Anthony Summers

Email: anthony.summers@siouxymca.org

Y Phone: 605.365.5232

Mailing Address:

PO BOX 218

Dupree, SD 57623

CARING                                            HONESTY                                            RESPECT                                            RESPONSIBILITY