Junior Program Team Member

The Junior Program Team Member position is a commitment of 2 to 8 weeks in the summer.  Some priority is given to those that can make longer commitments.
This position is $75 per week honorarium for first year staff, $150 per week for second year staff.

This position is for the person that loves being involved in program and would like to learn how to take more of a lead role in a variety of programming.  This particular role is not necessarily an in-cabin position, but allows for a variety of service opportunity through the day. This role would scheudled for most of our programming times.  This position is consider a development role.

Activity Leaders report to the Program Coordinators and often under the direction of Sr Program Team members


  • Exhibit growing spiritual maturity and a desire to be a good Christian role model.

  • Have a desire to serve in the programing and behind the scenes.

  • Have completed a camp leader in training (LIT) program, or similar development program, or similar experience

  • Have some experience working with and leading children and youth

  • Enjoy and connect well with people of all ages, especially youth and children.

  • Have a heart for evangelism and missions.

  • Outgoing and high energy.

  • Willingness to be outdoors in all types of weather.


  • Adhere to the Camp Kadesh Staff manual and the MPSM Code of Conduct

  • Be involved in staff meetings, leadership clusters, one-on-ones, and community groups.

  • Contribute in a positive manner to the Kadesh community


  • Supervise campers and direct other staff in his or her specific program activity.

  • Manage equipment in their program area with assistance from the Program or Waterfront Coordinators.

  • Report any damage or safety issues to the Coordinators or Directors.

  • Other duties as assigned