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Ministry Spotlights
October 7, 2020

Job Applications Open for Summer 2021 Camp Staff

Searching for a meaningful, fun, and adventure-filled summer job? Look no further than the summer camp programs at Camp CapersMustang Island Conference Center, and Duncan Park. Each camp has a variety of seasonal positions caring for children and youth campers, serving families, leading wilderness adventure trips, and helping the year-round camp staff make 2021 the best summer yet!

Summer 2021 Summer Staff Application

Click here to complete a job application to serve on Summer Staff 2021 at Camp Capers, Mustang Island Conference Center, or Duncan Park. There is a separate job application for Camp Capers Session Staff / Volunteer Staff and for the Camp Capers Health Care Provider / Camp Nurse. More information about applying and job descriptions are listed below and online at dwtx.org/add-blog-link-here.

Applicants can complete the online form in one sitting or save your progress as you go along. The online form is hosted through Ultracamp and has several pages including the application, DWTX Camp Staff Expectations, and three Reference Invitation pages. Job descriptions and specific instructions are linked below.

Application Deadlines:

  • Camp Capers will accept Summer Director applications through end-of-day on Sunday, November 1. Applications for other Camp Capers positions will close on Tuesday, December 31.
  • Mustang Island Conference Center will hire on a rolling basis until all 2021 Summer Staff positions are filled. Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.
  • Duncan Park will hire on a rolling basis until all 2021 Summer Staff positions are filled. Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

Camp Capers Summer Camp

Each summer, Camp Capers hires approximately 40 summer staff to help provide a safe and loving environment for young people to experience Christian community and the amazing power of God’s love. All summer staff will be expected to attend Staff Training prior to the start of camp. Open seasonal positions include Cabin Counselors, Work Crew, Director, Program Staff, and others. For more information, job applicants may contact Alida Garcia, Camp Capers Program Director, at alida.garcia@dwtx.org.

Session Staff / Volunteer Summer Staff:  Session staff are assigned requested sessions on a first come, first serve basis. Applicants under 18 years old must use their family's Ultracamp account to apply for this volunteer position.

Health Care Provider / Camp Nurse: Each week-long summer session at Camp Capers is staffed by at least one healthcare provider to administer prescribed medications, take care of scrapes and bruises, and determine whether a camper needs to see a doctor or must go home to prevent the spread of illness.

Duncan Park Summer & Family Camp

Do you love being outdoors and want to share that joy with people of all ages and backgrounds? Then join the Duncan Park seasonal team! Duncan Park is 20 miles west (about a 45-minute drive) from Boulder, Colorado. At 9,530 feet elevation, the property is surrounded by the Roosevelt National Forest and Boulder County Open Space, and the Continental Divide is an eight-mile hike from our front door. Open seasonal positions include Assistant Director, Adventure Guide, and Food Service Manager. For more information, job applicants may contact duncan.park@dwtx.org.

Mustang Island Family Camp

As a part of the Mustang Island Family Camp staff, you will help with all aspects of camp, from checking families in and welcoming them to the island to working in the kitchen during meals; from leading beach activities and teaching surf lessons to leading arts and crafts. Staff members work together as a “Christian hospitality” team to make each family’s experience meaningful and hassle-free so they can enjoy intentional family time together and explore the love of God. For more information, job applicants may contact Kevin Spaeth, Mustang Island Director, at kevin.spaeth@dwtx.org.

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