Summer 2013 Employment Opportunities
This is the perfect opportunity for you to take a summer to serve the Lord, grow in your faith, teach young people about Christ, try something new, and have the experience of a lifetime!
How would YOU like to spend THIS summer...
- Hiking in the North Cascades
- Learning on the challenge course
- Sleeping under the stars
Making new friends
- Playing Games
- Making Crafts
Growing in your faith
- Learning about Jesus
- Developing deep friendships with new members of the faith
Come to Lutherwood this summer to see for yourself...
If you have any questions about the application process contact our Program Director. To download an application, click on the apply now sign.
Summer Staff 2013
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Lutherwood hires approximately 36 college aged and young adult staff.
- 18 Counselors
- 4 Outdoor Adventure Couselors
- 1 Day Camp Coordinator
- 2 Day Camp Leads
- 1 Onsite Coordinator
- 1 Lummi Servant Event Coordinator
- 2 Lifeguards / Boat Drivers
- 2 Challenge Course Faciliatators / Maintenance
- 1 Office Assistant / Canteen
- 1 Kitchen Lead
- 3 Kitchen Assistants
Because of our small staff size you
will be able to rotate through a variety of different roles
and tasks. One week you may be at day camp, the next on the Lummi Reservation, the next in a cabin, or on a
Lutherwood’s mission is...
A year round outdoor ministry renewing all through
education, adventure, service and prayer.
- is located in the Chuckanut Mountains
- sits on 103 acres among Evergreen trees
- is 15 minutes away from the Pacific Ocean
- on Lake Samish
What are the benefits of working at Lutherwood for the Summer?
Life changing opportunities for you and your campers!
See Summer Program and Day Camp pages. Staff have the opportunity
to serve both on-site and off-site within the context of these programs.
All applicants must have a loving, growing relationship with Jesus Christ.
All applicants must have a healthy work ethic and willingness to work hard, be flexible, and desire to serve in a variety of ways. (You will minister and serve others in a variety of ways, including work projects, cleaning camp buildings, kitchen dish duty and general cleaning and care taking of the environment.)
All summer staff personnel must complete a voluntary background check , provide personal references, and agree to abide by all Lutherwood summer staff policies. Some positions require a copy of your driving record.
All applicants must completely fill out and sign the summer staff application complete with picture.
(Specific dates will be given to you once you have applied and are offered a position on the summer staff.) Our summer camp season begins with a 14-day staff training beginning in June 9th. Staff departs August 17th or 24th. Various departure dates are available. Preference will be given to those staff able to complete all 11 weeks of camp. Often there are additional weeks of work available after the last day of official summer counselor.
Salaries vary from $1,800-$2000 for the summer depending on position and experience.
Room and Board is also included while you are part of the summer staff.
Fill out the application and return it to our office ASAP. All applicants must include a small, in-focus, picture of yourself (no larger than 4x5) that we may keep for our records and the interview process.
- January - Lutherwood begins the interview process
- The first round of decisions are made and applicants called for on-phone interview
BUT IT IS NEVER TOO LATE TO APPLY! The earlier you apply the better chance you have to get your first choice, but always give us a call to see if we have last minute openings!
- All applicants interviewed during January / February notified by of their employment status.
A COMPLETED APPLICATION INCLUDES
- One Application
- Small picture of youself
- An Interview
- Reference form filled out and turned in
- Possible copy of driving record. (Some positions will require this)
Where should I send my application?
Please submit your application to:
1185 Roy Road
Bellingham, WA 98229
Contact Lutherwood at 360-734-7652 or email@example.com