Leadership Facilitator

Camp Manito-wish YMCA
Job Overview

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  1. Commit to, model and teach the Manito-wish mission and YMCA core values
  2. Uphold rules and policies established by Camp Manito-wish YMCA
  3. Lead trail groups of up to 6 participants on multi-day canoeing, backpacking and kayaking trips, including
  • creating a physically and emotionally safe community environment
  • facilitating participants’ growth in technical and interpersonal skills
  • managing behavior and emotional difficulties
  • assessing and managing wilderness risk
  • providing first aid care as necessary
  1. Facilitate multi-day frontcountry experiential programming for groups of youth aged 10 – 18, including
  • autonomously planning and running sequences of activities and processing in small groups of 5 – 12 students to achieve social-emotional outcomes and ensure growth
  • facilitating and belaying on a low and high ropes course
  • creating a physically and emotionally safe community environment
  1. Perform other duties as assigned, including developing trainings and other resources for Camp Manito-wish staff and helping prepare logistical details for programming
  2. Live on-site in a community environment and uphold Camp Manito-wish’s policies and standards for housing and community living
  3. Manage all risks associated with abuse as directed by Camp Manito-wish YMCA.
  4. Other duties, as assigned