Associate Director of Overnight Camp — Youthfront Camp West

Kansas City

Job Type: Full-Time

Denomination: Non-Denominational

Church Description:

Youthfront is a fun, family friendly, youth organization that has been around for 80+ years. Our staff is a tight knit community that regularly practices prayer and play as we seek to minister with young people and help them discover their unique agency and calling. Annually, we serve over 4,000 youth across our programs, which include Youthfront Camps, Presence Centered Counseling, Something to Eat, and Missional Journeys, among many others.  Our staff is passionate about our mission to bring youth into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ. Youthfront offers an array of benefits for all full time staff, including health, dental, and life insurance, a 403b retirement plan, generous paid time off, and a monthly allocation for remote work days.

Job Description:

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• Lead the Youthfront Camp West Program Team – giving leadership, support, and input.

• Collaborate with the Senior Director of Camps to conduct annual strategic planning for the Camp West program, including setting strategic goals, primary initiatives, and deadlines.

• Collaborate with the Senior Director of Camps and the West Program Team to purchase needed equipment and supplies while adhering to the annual responsibility budget for Camp West.

• Responsible for recruiting, interviewing, and hiring the appropriate number of Summer Staff required for the Youthfront Camp West summer program.

• Manage the West Program Team’s pre-camp communication and Summer Staff training schedule.

• Contribute to the Youthfront Camps’ CO-OP team, a conjunction of program and operations leadership, to coordinate the impact of programming on operations and vice versa.

• Responsible for submitting payroll for Summer Staff, approving time off requests for Summer Staff, and ensuring adequate staffing for summer programs.

• Directly supervise a select group of Summer Staff, including but not limited to the following positions: Wellness Supervisors, Office Hosts, Snack Shop Hosts, Head Lifeguard, Videographers, and Overnight Security.

• Work in cooperation with other Youthfront Ministry Directors and other Youthfront staff to create effective spiritual formation experiences for campers, Teen Staff and Summer Staff.

• Regularly track and update team progress with the West Camp Team’s project management system (Basecamp) and Responsibility chart.

• Collaborate with the Youthfront Marketing Department to market and recruit groups to all programs at Youthfront Camp West.

• Conduct end-of-season debriefs with the Camp West Program Team and Operations.

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