Be a part of an incredible team doing important work. AV is run by a hardworking and loving group of year-round and seasonal employees who believe every child deserves the chance to enjoy the magic of our camp.
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Counselors are the core of camp life. Counselors bunk with their campers in our cabins, they participate in all activities with them, and ensure that each child's daily needs are met.
Activity Instructors lead specific program areas and work with the Program Director to ensure each area meets program goals & expectations. Candidates should have a specialized skill and be familiar with developing lesson plans. Areas include Sports & Fitness, Arts & Crafts, Dance, Ropes Course (High & Low), Nature/Outdoor Living Skills, Archery, Drama, Canoeing & Kayaking.
Activity instructors also work directly with camper groups outside of program areas when needed.
Lifeguards spend their days at the waterfront and work directly with the Waterfront Director teaching swim lessons and supervising free swim activities. Up-to-date lifeguard certification, including CPR and First Aid is required. Certification classes are provided at start of season.
INSTEP Program Trainers
Lead and implement our Internship for Staff Training, Education, and Placement program. Work closely with the Director of Teens to guide participants through various leadership skills’ workshops while providing guidance and mentoring to participants.
Teen Advancement Program (TAP) Coordinator
The TAP program coordinator directly oversees TAP program and works directly with INSTEP Trainers and Counselors to implement Agassiz Village teen leadership program.
Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Coordinators
SEL Coordinators directly oversee the development and implementation of the social emotional learning curriculum. Works with all staff at camp to ensure the delivery of SEL to campers.
Leadership Staff – Oversee various areas of camp:
Director of Teen Leadership Programs oversees both TAP and INSTEP programs: curriculum development and implementation, staff supervision, planning/running INSTEP and TAP workshops, as well as organizing outside presenters;
Village Leaders supervise campers and counselors within their sections, organizing and conducting night activities, and maintaining the facilities and supplies in their units;
Waterfront Director oversees the lifeguards and ensures that the rules and regulations of the waterfront are followed;
Program Director oversees overall programs and scheduling, supervises activity instructors, and coordinates and runs special events.
AV is largely powered by amazing volunteers like you!
Volunteering can include a huge range of tasks, year round. Tell us about yourself and how you'd like to be involved, and we'll be in touch.