Day Camp Staffing Needs

Do you love KIDS? Do you have a heart for KIDS’ ministry? Are you a life guard who loves KIDS, looking to pick up some extra hours this summer? Or a musician who loves worshiping with KIDS? Do you want to have an extra special summer spending time with some extra special KIDS at Strong Tower Ranch? Are you age 15+? If you answered ‘yes’ to any of these questions, then please read on! If you are interested or have questions, please click here to contact Michele.

2018 DAY CAMP DATES:   June 11-15     June 25-29     July 9-13     July 23-27

Required Training for Group Leaders (Sheriffs & Deputies) is held the Saturday before each camp week, from 8 am -4 pm. Lunch is provided. Sheriffs and Deputies need to attend for each week you serve.

                                       June 9          June 23           July 7            July 21

Volunteer times on duty for camp: (lunch and snacks provided; shirt included in volunteer fee of $20 – one fee for the summer)

Full time volunteers – 8am-4:45pm, M-Th, 8am-6pm Fri (volunteer Picnic from 6-9)

Part time volunteers – time & days depends on the position


Opportunities to Serve before each week of camp:

Transportation Coordinator – Using camper locations and online mapping,  contact families & organize routes to get campers to camp and back home

Food purchasing and menu preparation with Food Service Manager.

Opportunities to Serve during a week of camp:

Nurse (can split days with another nurse; full time 8-4) – Filled for all summer!! Yay!

Lifeguard (must be certified; part time; paid, 11:15-3:30, 3 swim sessions with break for lunch; if need to be recertified, and classes are available, STR will cover cost)

Kitchen assistants (part time 9-3, split days with others; need 5, 2-3 just to help serve lunches 11:00-1:30)

Transportation (part time; 2 teams of 2 drivers each take STR van to bring campers to camp in morning and take home in afternoon, 7-9am & 3:30-5:30pm)

Tractor driver for camper hay ride (Mon 3:10-3:25, 10-10:10, 11:30-11:40 Th, 10-10:10, 2:10-2:20 F) and camper transport to arena/volunteer transport to lakeside on Friday 3:40-5:30.

Activity Leaders (part time; zip line, obstacle course, games, fishing, “bull” ride, hike, crafts, archery, bb guns)

Group Leaders/Sheriffs (full time; 10 leaders)  – some positions are filled

Group Assistants/Deputies (full time; 20 assistants) – some positions are filled

Bible Teachers (part time; need 2 each day for 2 sessions each; lessons provided) – some positions are filled

Creation Teachers (part time; 2 each day for 2-3 sessions each; lessons provided) – some positions are filled

After camp clean up (part time 4-5 pm M-Th, 6-7:30 pm Fri, 4 people)

Friday Picnic set up, serve, clean up (part time 4:30-8 pm Fri, 4 people)

Hydration manager (part time; fill & deliver water coolers on site in am before camp and clean and put away after camp/prep for next day with ice; if available all day, refill coolers as needed during the day)


Thank you to all who are serving to make this possible!


How Do I volunteer to fill a position?

New and returning volunteers, read the statement of faith and policies, then fill out the Day Camp Volunteer Application.