Girl Scouts of Utah
  • 16-Dec-2021 to Until Filled (MST)
  • Outdoor Program
  • Salt Lake City, UT, USA
  • Seasonal

Head Counselor: Girl Scouts of Utah

Girls Scouts of Utah overnight summer camps are seeking adventurous, fun loving, creative and empathetic LEADERS for the upcoming summer (June 6-August 11) in the Wasatch Mountains! If you are looking for a leadership opportunity, look no further!


Who should apply?

  • Club presidents
  • Previous camp counselors
  • Project managers
  • Teachers looking for a fun, summer job
  • Team leaders
  • Anyone who likes carrying a clipboard

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Plan and provide quality outdoor activities.
  • Manage small groups of camp counselors ages 18-21
  • Manage groups of campers (primarily female) ages 6-17
  • Be responsible for camper care and supervision twenty-four hours a day (including nighttime).
  • Understand and implement safety guidelines and standards.

Requirements and Qualifications

  • Must be at least 18 years old by the start date
  • Hold or willing to obtain current Red Cross First Aid & CPR certifications or the equivalent.
  • Hold or willing to obtain a current Utah Food Handler's Permit.
  • Ability to observe camper behavior, assess its appropriateness, enforce appropriate safety regulations, and apply appropriate behavior management techniques.

Perks and Benefits

  • Paid enrichment training! Become a lifeguard or ropes course belayer paid for by us!
  • Paid staff training! Don't know the camp life or schedule? We'll train you on that, and we'll teach you outdoor skills, too!
  • Paid to spend your summer outdoors with kids! Head Counselors get paid $305/week.
  • Free housing and meals!
  • Working for Girl Scouts (a world-wide organization) on your resume.
  • Experience managing other staff.
  • Turn your job offer into an outdoor or education internship!

Girl Scouts of Utah camps, Trefoil Ranch (Provo) and Camp Cloud Rim (Park City), provide youth with a unique outdoor environment where children and young adults develop self-esteem, leadership skills, and social skills within a niche community. At Trefoil Ranch, campers and staff can enjoy horseback riding instruction, high and low ropes courses, archery, biking, and hiking. A highlight of Camp Cloud Rim is beautiful Lake Brimhall where campers can canoe, sail, kayak and swim. Other activities include pottery, rock climbing, and backpacking.


For more information about your new leadership opportunity, visit our website: Work at Camp


Click here to apply through our website. Once we receive your completed application, we will contact you to schedule an interview. Interviews are conducted on a rolling basis. Positions are open until filled. Email info@gsutah.org to see the full job description.

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