Kentucky 4-H Camp Staff 2021

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Job Title:

Kentucky 4-H Camp Staff 2021

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Work Location:

Multiple Locations - See Description

Salary Range:

$1,450 - $3,400 per month, meals, and housing. Visit to see a more precise salary based on job duties.

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Required Education:

High school diploma or GED required; College experience preferred

Required Related Experience:

Applicants must be 19 years of age or older by August 1, 2021 for employment. Experience in the position for which the applicant is applying is preferred.

Required License/Registration/Certification:

Applicants applying for an aquatics or Camp Program Educator position must possess a lifeguard certification from a nationally recognized organization valid through the entirety of summer and/or complete an aquatics training and certification session with 4-H staff. Lifeguards must be able tow swim up to 500 yards lap swim without stopping, tread water for 2 minutes without use of hands, and retrieve a 10 pound object from 10 feet of water without goggles.

Applicants applying for a healthcare provider position must possess an EMT certification (or higher) from a nationally recognized organization valid through the entirety of summer.

Physical Requirements:

Applicant must be available to work long hours in a noisy environment, work in outside/hot conditions, and be on feet for long periods of time while wearing an approved face covering that meets current COVID-19 guidelines.


Days, nights, and some weekends. Staff are expected to live on the camp property and follow COVID-19 safety recommendations while on and off duty. Internship positions are mid-May 2021 through early August 2021.

Job Summary:

Kentucky 4-H Camping is seeking summer staff who can provide exceptional customer service, high-quality educational programming, and endless fun for the 13,000+ campers and volunteers attending four residential 4-H camp facilities for summer 2020: (Lake Cumberland 4-H Camp, Nancy; Feltner 4-H Camp, London; North Central 4-H Camp, Carlisle; West Kentucky 4-H Camp, Dawson Springs)

Available intern positions include (varies by locations):healthcare Providers, Program Educator, Shooting Sports, Leadership Development, Challenge Course, Environmental Education, Agriculture Education, and Aquatics. To view job descriptions and responsibilities visit

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University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Posted: 1/7/2021
Application Due: 4/7/2021
Work Type: Full Time