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SHILOH CAMP OVERVIEW
WORKING AT SHILOH CAMP
What is Shiloh Camp?
Shiloh Camp is a Christian, youth leadership, day camp serving inner-city youth from Oklahoma City in a fun, high energy, adventure-filled week on 40 beautiful acres, right in the heart of the city. Our mission is to transform our inner-city with the love of Christ through sports, arts, and meaningful relationships.
Where is Shiloh Camp located?
Shiloh Camp is located in the heart of OKC. We are located immediately off Broadway Extension between 63rd and Wilshire. Address: 448 NE 70th Street, OKC
What types of campers come to Shiloh Camp?
We serve inner-city youth, ages 8-17. Our campers come from throughout the OKC Metro and are extremely diverse, coming from all walks of life.
When is camp and when will I work?
2021 Camp Dates
Staff Training Week: June 1-4, 2021
Teen Week: June 7-11, 2021
Kid Week: June 14-18, 2021
Family Retreats: June 21-24, 2021
Ascend Leadership Retreat: June 28-July 1, 2021
Art Camp: July 13-15, 2021
All Counselors, Counselors-in-Training, Maintenance Crew, Office Assistants, and the Photographer/Videographer work Mon-Thurs 8:00 am-5:00 pm; Fri 8:00 am-9:00 pm.
Art Instructors work Tuesday-Friday for one hour each morning and are required to attend Family Night on Friday evening each week.
Activity Instructors will be assigned specific work hours based on the camp schedule. Activities occur during the afternoon and include both class time and free time.
The Camp Caregiver is scheduled to work whenever campers are on site (Mon-Fri 8:00 am-6:00 pm).
Am I required to be at Staff Training Week?
All Counselors, Counselors-in-Training, Maintenance Crew, Office Assistants, and the Photographer/Videographer are required to be at Staff Training Week.
Based on the activity, Activity Instructors may be required to attend Staff Training Week in order to prepare supplies, train on safety requirements, and prepare summer staff.
Art Instructors and Camp Caregivers are NOT required to attend Staff Training Week. Art Instructors that need to prepare their classroom can do so during staff training week.
Will I get paid?
Yes, EXCEPT our unpaid volunteers (Counselors-in-Training). Part-time positions (Art and Activity Instructors) are paid $125 per week. Full-time positions (Counselors, Maintenance Crew, Office Assistants, and the Photographer/Videographer) are paid $325 per week.
Do I stay overnight?
Shiloh Camp is a day camp only and does not have any overnight accommodations for staff or campers.
What do I need to bring?
As a staffer, you will need to bring your Bible, water bottle, sunscreen, and can-do attitude.
Staff is provided water, snacks, light breakfast, and lunch.
Once hired, staff will be provided a more detailed list of what to bring each day, as well as information about the dress code.
Can I get internship credit?
Absolutely! We can provide internship credit and help you find additional connections throughout OKC for other internship possibilities. Contact Kim Johnson (firstname.lastname@example.org; 405-858-7011) for more information.
What happens after summer?
Shiloh will host fall/winter/spring follow-up events for campers and their families, and summer staff is always encouraged to attend. There are also plans to extend Shiloh's outreach efforts year-round. In addition, there will be additional opportunities in the future that may include staff fellowships and discipleship programs.
Who should apply?
Do you love the outdoors, kids, and sharing about Christ? Do you want to make a difference in the lives of others while gaining leadership skills, hands-in experience, and a lifetime of memories? Then Shiloh Camp is the place for you!
All summer staff must agree with Shiloh Camp's Statement of Belief and adhere to the summer staff policy guidelines and practices regarding dress, conduct, character, attendance, and electronic devices.
I applied, now what?
Way to go! Once we receive your application, we will reach out to schedule an interview. Haven't heard from us? Based on the time of year, it could take 2-4 weeks for our hiring staff to contact you, but don't hesitate to reach out!
Who can I contact if I have questions?
Kim Johnson, Office Manager