Camp Manito-wish YMCA is seeking its next Program Director to oversee our Wilderness and Leadership programming. Camp Manito-wish YMCA is a 102-year-old Overnight Camp focusing on wilderness tripping and leadership development. Serving over 4,000 participants annually this position collaborates with the Program Team, Camp Director and Operations Director to support our Summer Camp, Outpost and Leadership Programs. This position directly oversees the Outpost and Leadership programs and provides direct supervision to our seasonal Outpost and Leadership Directors and subsequent seasonal staff. Interested candidates should have experience in both supporting and leading wilderness trips, developing and facilitating leadership programs, and have a camp background. Qualified candidates should have a deep understanding of the power of overnight camping as a key element of youth development, wilderness tripping experience, and familiarity with American Camping Association accreditation standards. Successful performance in this role gives you the satisfaction of having a team that works hard to support each other, while creating programs that develop confident, responsible and enlightened leaders who will improve the world in which they live. To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to Tracy Watson at tracy.watson@manito-wish.org by October 13th, 2020. References will be requested of final candidates.

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We support Manito-wish because of its commitment to youth, leadership training, outdoor education, long-standing traditions, character development, and simple pleasure.
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