Junior CAbin Leader 1

The Junior Cabin Leader (JC1) position is a commitment of 2 to 8 weeks in the summer.  Some priority is given to those that can make longer commitments.  An ideal commitment would be for 4 weeks.
This position is $75 per week honorarium

This position is for the person that wants to be a Senior Cabin Leader eventually and would like to gain more experience working with campers in a cabin role.  This role also has aspects of working in program in the same way that our cabin leaders are part of programming.   This position is consider a development role.

Jr Cabin Leaders (JCs) report to the Program Coordinators and are matched with a new Senior Cabin Leader on a weekly basis.


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

  • Have a desire to become a cabin leaders and work directly with a cabin group of campers.

  • 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 a group of 8 - 13 campers, creating a positive and safe cabin atmosphere, under the direction of a Senior Cabin Leader.

  • Cultivate spiritual growth within the cabin group through daily prayer, cabin & chapel group discussion and continual lifestyle example.

  • Lead program activities as assigned by the program coordinators.

  • Conduct end of week camper paperwork

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

  • Other duties as assigned