Girl’s Overnight Program Director, Camp Newaygo

Newaygo, MI

Job Title: Girl’s Year Round Overnight Program Director

Organization: Camp Newaygo

Position Overview: To further the mission of Camp Newaygo through the development, planning and delivery of program activities and events. 


  • Deliver creative, innovative, fun programs to clients through daily summer programs, evening activities, school camp programs, rental groups, & community events
  • Serve as the onsite leadership contact year-round, addressing community and emergency facility needs
  • Develop & implement pre-camp staff training in conjunction with The Camp Director
  • Assist in the development and implementation of programs & schedules for all areas of camp & facilities year round
  • Create and oversee the implementation of an ongoing camp staff and camper recruitment strategy including: distribution of program marketing materials, presentations targeted to groups, and managing camp webpage and associated electronic & social media
  • Manage and support the Camp Newaygo Advisory Council
  • Assist in facility preparation & host rental groups year-round including school groups, weddings, catering & family programs, which may include serving several nights a week and weekends on-call


  • Minimum age – 21 years old
  • Bachelor’s degree in recreation, hospitality, events, or related field
  • Previous experience in a leadership role at a resident camp
  • Certified in Waterfront Lifeguard, CPR, & First Aid or ability to attain
  • Experience & Certifications with High/Low Ropes Course 
  • Ability to pass backgrounders and driving checks

Salary/pay: $36,000 with included benefits

Start Date: May 1

How to Apply: Email resume to