The Salvation Army

  • Day Camp Counselors

    Job Locations US-PA-York
    Job ID
    Temporary Jobs
    Compensation Min
    USD $8.35/Hr.
    Compensation Max
    USD $8.35/Hr.
    Temporary Full-Time
  • Overview

    Position:                                  Summer Day Camp Counselor

    Department:                           York Corps Summer Day Camp

    Availability of Position:         Immediate (6 positions available)

    Schedule:                                Monday - Friday, 8:15 am -4:15 pm; June 25, 2018 - August 10, 2018

    Reporting Relationship:        Day Camp Director

    Salary and Grade:                 $8.35 per hour/70 non-exempt



    The Day Camp Counselor will supervise the children assigned to their care and be a positive role model, Christian witness and always maintain a high degree of protective care for each child. The Day Camp Counselor

    will participate in all programmatic aspects associated with the Day Camp program assigned.  The Day CampCounselor will perform other duties as assigned.    


    High school diploma or equivalent.  Individual must have previous experience in working with children or comparable training.  Must be creative with activities for the gym, game room, computer lab and craft room.  While an appreciation for, and understanding of, the philosophy and mission of The Salvation Army is required, being active Salvationist is a plus. As a Mandated Reporter, must provide proof of having completed training on recognizing and reporting child abuse meeting the training standards of PA Act 153 of 2014 within 30 days of  employment with recurrent training required every three years thereafter. *   Meets the Child Protection Clearances required by PA Act 153 to include PA Child Abuse History Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check and FBI Criminal Record Check.


    Contact:         Please send or fax your resume along with a letter of introduction with salary requirements to:


    The Salvation Army

    Attn: Captain Tara Harrison

    50 East King Street

    York, PA 17401

    Fax: 1-717-854-9357

    Or go to:


    No phone calls please.

    Released by the Divisional Human Resources Department on February 21, 2018


    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


    The Salvation Army’s Mission Statement

    The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church. 

    Its message is based on the Bible.  Its ministry is motivated by the love of God.

    Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ

    and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.


    Requisition No. 704


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